Darwin and Evolution. Key: AWL to Study , Low-frequency Vocabulary. Who is Charles Darwin? What is evolution?. 1831–1836: Voyage of Exploration. Darwin traveled on the Beagle . knew the Earth was very old knew fossils represented extinct species
Key: AWL to Study, Low-frequency Vocabulary
Who is Charles Darwin? What is evolution?
Where did Darwin travel on his voyage of exploration?
Would you like to explore the natural world like Darwin? Explain.
How does natural selection work to form a new species?
this could explain the
origin of species.
How does natural selection explain the origin of adaptation?
Why was Darwin’s idea controversial?
If you were Darwin, what would you have done after receiving Wallace’s letter?
papers in 1858.
What might have happened if Darwin hadn’t
published at this time?
book sells out on the
Why do you think the book sold out?
Why do you think the book was thought to be so controversial?
Do you like to contemplate nature? Why or why not?
Explain how certain laws have created the diversity of species.