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Chapter 15: 14-19 Evolution: Phylogeny

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Biology Homework Chapter 15: Evolution - Phylogeny and Cladistics


Reading Preparation

Textbook assignment:Chapter 15: Phylogeny, sections 13-19.

Study Notes

Web Lecture

Read the following weblecture before chat: MacroEvolution and Phylogeny

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

Study Activity

Perform the study activity below:

Use the Lizard Evoluion Virtual Lab to explore applications of the theory of eovlution to the anole lizard species of the Caribbean. This time, focus on Module 2 to develop a phylogentic tree for lizard species.

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.