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describe evolution in 3 words

continuous
slow
irreversible

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basic unit of evolution

population

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basic unit of natural selection

individual

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according to ____ nothing in biology makes sense in the absence of evolution

Dabzansky

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according to ___ and _____ , evolution occurs by natural selection

darwin

wallase

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study of universe

cosmology

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study of origin of universe

cosmogney

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origin of the universe was explained by

abbe laimatriae

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abbe laiatriae proposed ___

big bang theory

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solar nebula hypothesis was proposed by

kant and laplace

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priimitive matter was known as

Ylem

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when did the big bang occur

20 billion years ago

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origin of earth occured ____ years ago

4 billion

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planets from solar nebula was ____ years ago

4.5 billion

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theories of origin of life can be divided into __&___ categories

ancient
modern

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name the anceint theories of the origin of life (5_)

special creation
catastrophism
spontaneous generation
cosmozoic
biogenesis

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name the modern theory of origin of life

A I Oparin theory

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speacial creation theory was supported by

father saurez

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what was the special creation theory

life on earth was created by god

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acc. to the special creation theory how old is earth

4000 years

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acc to the special creation theory , the diversity on earth is always to same

:)

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catastrophism theory was supported by

cuvier

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what does catastrophism theory say

life 1st orginates
then dominates
then natural calamity takes palce
then 0 life
then life originates again

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spontaneous generation theory is aka

autogenesis
autobiogenesis

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acc to spontaneous generation theory, life originated from ?

non living things`

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spontaneous generation theory was supported by

von helmont (took a sweaty shirt and then put it under wheat,dust and then saw a rat, said rat originated from shirt"")

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comozoic theory was aka (3)

panspermia theory
theory of eternity
theory of extraterestrial origin of life

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cosmozoic theory was supported by

richter'
arrhenius
helmholtz

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what was the cosmozoic theory

spores from other planets came to earth and they germinated thus life formed, these spores were known as PANSPERMIA

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biogenesis theory was supoorted by (3)

Redi
Splanzani
Lewis Pasteur