Study Guide for Chapter 10

 

What is the simple definition of Biological Evolution?

What is a simple example of Biological Evolution?

What is the simple definition of Natural Selection?

What is a simple example of Natural Selection?

What is Microevolution?

What is Macroevolution?

What is a theory?

Who was Charles Darwin and what was his idea of common descent?

What was the HMS Beagle and what was its purpose?  Where are the Galapagos Islands?

What did Darwin do on the Beagle?

Who was Lamarck and what was his idea of acquired traits?

Who was Lyell and what was his idea of geologic change?

How long did Darwin wait to publish his ideas of Evolution?

In general, what evidence for Evolution can scientists evaluate?