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Question 1 (2 points)
When the phrase “Evolution is just a theory” is used, it is meant to discredit evolution by implying:
Question 2 (2 points)
Which of the following statements about evolution is true?
Question 3 (2 points)
Dr. Neil Shubin’s discovery of Tiktaalik:
Question 4 (2 points)
Which component of the Scientific Method do critics of evolutionary theory suggest are missing from the study of evolution?
Question 5 (2 points)
Tiktaalik had all of the following amphibian characteristics except:
Question 6 (2 points)
Neil Shubin points out that “All the living things can be organized and arranged like a set of Russian nesting dolls, with smaller groups of animals comprised in bigger groups of animals.” To an evolutionary biologist, what is the significance of this observation?
Question 7 (2 points)
If a scientist employing the scientific method finds that predictions made in light of a hypothesis are incorrect, then:
Question 8 (2 points)
Question 9 (5 points)
Describe a situation where one could apply the Scientific Method to learn more about the natural world. Illustrate how each of the steps would be carried out in your scenario.
Question 10 (2 points)
Which of the following statements about fossils is false?