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Chapter 13: 1-11 Evolution: Darwin's Theory of Natural Selection

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Biology Homework Chapter 13: Evolution - Natural Selection


Reading Preparation

Textbook assignment: Chapter 13: How Populations Evolove, sections 1-11.

Study Notes

Web Lecture

Read the following weblecture before chat: The theory of evolution

Take notes on any questions you have, and be prepared to discuss the lecture in chat.

Perform the study activity below:

Check out the Evolution in Action game at the PBS Nova site. Click on Launch interactive. Read the Rules and Instructions (available from buttons in the lower right of the game screen). How does changing the environment (changing the background colors) change the population?

Chat Preparation Activities

Chapter Quiz

Lab Work

Read through the lab for this week; bring questions to chat on any aspect of the lab, whether you intend not perform it or not. If you decide to perform the lab, be sure to submit your report by the posted due date.