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In a Nut
is passed from parents to kids in genes.
work on evolution.
The process where good traits become more common in the next generation, and
bad traits less common.
What is natural selection? generation, and
Variability, heritability and selection are all required in order for this to
What is evolution order for this to
(or natural selection)?
The number of surviving offspring order for this to
an animal has in its lifetime.
What is fitness? order for this to
The islands off the coast of South America that is visited by scientists who
What are the Galapagos Islands? by scientists who
This island has a large crater in the middle. by scientists who
What is Daphne Major Island? by scientists who
This animal has been studied for evolutionary changes on Daphne Major.
What is the finch? Daphne Major.
This part of the bird has a lot of variation and is used in evolution studies.
What is the beak? evolution studies.
Birds with this beak size are better suited for dry conditions because they can
crack open the harder seeds.
What are birds with larger beaks? conditions because they can
Its age is 4.5 billion years! conditions because they can
What is Earth? conditions because they can
Our DNA has 99.4% in common with this animal. conditions because they can
What is a chimp? conditions because they can
What’s left behind of animals and plants that can be as old as 3,500,000,000
What are fossils? old as 3,500,000,000
The molecule storing your genetic information that reaches from here to the
moon if stretched out.
What is DNA? from here to the
More than 90% of our bodies are made of this. from here to the
What are bacteria? from here to the
A group of organisms capable of breeding with each other. from here to the
What is a species? from here to the
When a species is eliminated. from here to the
What is extinction? from here to the
What is variation? others.
What are adaptations? others.
What is competing for resources? survive.
What is a giraffe? tall trees.
An animal whose stripes help confuse predators. tall trees.
What is a zebra? tall trees.
feather spots look like eyes.
What is a peacock? because their
This animal is able to change its color to its surroundings to help blend in
with the environment.
What is a chameleon? to help blend in
What is a hedgehog protect them.
Final Jeopardy protect them.
Make your wager
Name two of the three thins that are necessary in order for evolution (adaptations) to occur.
What are: evolution (adaptations) to occur.