Homework on immunology: This homework substitutes for Quiz/Exam 3.
Those of you who will treat viral and bacteria infections will have to learn a
bit on the immune system to fully appreciate evolutionary responses to these
pathogens. Your audience will al
Questions on phylogenetics movie
What is a cladogram? What is a phylogenetic tree?
Are whales more related to mesonychids, or artiodactyls?
1. What are the different types of coevolution?
2. How is mimicry a example of coevolution?
3. How is endosymbiosis an example of coevolution?
4. What is the evidence for coevolution?
5. What have we learned about virulence from the work on A
Why are Darwinian medicine topics difficult ones to study?
What is the major difference between proximal and evolutionary explanations?
List Tinbergens four questions.
What is the wrong question to ask about disease?
Why do bodies
For Wednesday, Jan. 22.
Examine the following webpages.
http:/evolution.berkeley.edu/evolibrary/article/misconcep_01first web page through
Tips on using homework and class participation to your best advantage.
Homework is a way for you to test yourself on important concepts. You also do the homework and then
immediately review and expand on those concepts in class, giving you at least two in
Week two: Review of important terms and principles.
Homework for Monday. Jan 13th. Due at 4:30. Bring two copies of Homework to
class or submit one copy to Wolfware and bring one copy to class. Wolfware
deadline is 4:30 on Monday or right before class.
Week two: Homework for Wednesday, Jan 15th.
Homework is due at beginning of class or via Wolfware. Only answers 1-7 need be turned in to earn full credit
for this homework assignment.
Why would an understanding of evolution prove critical to the practice
By Babar Afridi
Does Sunscreen Help?
UV-A vs. UV-B Radiation
More prevalent, penetrates skin
Used in tanning bed
Wavelengths range from 400-320 nm
Less prevalent, doesnt penetrate skin-
Wavelengths range from 290