Ch. 15, 16 Review

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Ch. 15, 16 Review
FIRSTS: describe each
Earth atmosphere
form of life
natural selection
step in the formation of protobionts
first animal on land
SEQUENCES:
Major events in the history of life: appearance of organisms
heterotrophic prokaryotes
reptiles
multicellular eukaryotic
arthropods
autotrophic prokaryotes
mammals
colonial eukaryotic cells
amphibians
unicellular eukaryotic cells
humans
dinosaurs
plants move to land
nonvascular plants
flowering plants
vascular plants
Four steps toward life from nonlife
Evolutionary steps toward modern humans
upright posture
loss of body hair
religion
big brain
MECHANISMS OF MACROEVOLUTION
List the Mechanisms of Macroevolution
Continental Drift
Give two causes and evidence for mass extinction with specific examples.
List the causes of adaptive radiation with examples of each.
EVO-DEVO
Small genetic changes create large morphological changes.
list four examples and explain how the change comes about
Changes in rate and timing: explain paedomorphism
Changes in Spatial pattern: explain evolution of tetrapods from fish
New genes and changes in genes: explain duplication of genes followed by mutation of extra copies
Changes in gene regulation: homeotic gene expression or non-expression as a mechanism of evolutionary change.
Describe the nature of evolutionary trends.
What is parsimony in relation to phylogenic trees?
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