Chapter 21: The Evidence for Evolution

Must Know

Galapagos Islands
Darwin's Finches
Evidence that Natural Selection causes
___changes in organisms
Peppered moths and industrial melanism
Artificial selection and examples
Fossil evidence and examples
How we explain gaps in the fossil record
How we date fossils
Whale missing links - some key steps in evolution
Horse evolution - some key steps
Homology and homologous structures - examples
Vestigial structures and examples
Criticisms of Darwin and how they were answered
___by today's scientists

Instructor: Professor Clyde Herreid,
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