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SCILIVSY 12 Study Guide - Fall 2018, Comprehensive Midterm Notes - Charles Darwin, Natural Selection, Evolution


Department
General Education
Course Code
SCILIVSY 12
Professor
Professor Berry
Study Guide
Midterm

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SCILIVSY 12
MIDTERM EXAM
STUDY GUIDE
Fall 2018

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An#explanation#for#biological#diversity
An#understanding#of#where#our#own#species#came#from
!"#$%&'(&))*%+,"-.&/0)1234567)"nothing#in#biology#makes#sense#except#in#
the#light#of#evolution"
Why#Evolution?
Dogs:#genomes#virtually#identical,#but#phenotypically#very#different
§
If#everything#is#so#much#the#same,#how#come#everything#is#so#different?
Approximately#7#million#years#between#our#most#recent#common#
ancestor#of#chimpanzee#and#human#lineages
Great#Ape#Phylogeny
June#18,#1858:#Darwin#receives#Wallace's#letter#from#Ternate,#Indonesia
89:;#$)<(&&#9)=-99->#
a#type#of theology that#provides#arguments#for#the existence#of#God based#
on reason and#ordinary experience of nature
='99'-?)@-9#0
A-B(;-9)!"#%9%C0
Based#upon#the#belief#that#population#unchecked#will#increase#at#a#
geometric#rate#whereas#the#food#supply#grows#at#an#arithmetic#rate
Proposed#this#only#for#the#working#and#poor#classes
§
Concluded#that#"moral#restraint"#(late#marriage#and#sexual#abstinence)#as#
a#possible#check#on#population#growth
D-B"(&:#predicted#population#would#outrun#food#supply,#leading#to#a#decrease#
in#food#per#person
E#;+#;B)FG#.>#;7)those#who#reject#the#Theory#of#Evolution#because#it#is#not#
supported#by#facts#seem#to#forget#that#their#own#theories#are#supported#by#no#
facts#as#well
Lecture'#1'Notes
Saturday,#October# 1,#2016
2:50#PM
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Lies%at%the%heart%of%all%biology
The%understanding%of%who%we%are,%both%as%individuals%and%as%a%species
The$Origin$of$Species !"#$%&#'#(&#()*(+,'(-)+")-(+,$+(.'(,&/$-#($0'("-(
#)/'(.$1(#'+($2$0+(*0)/(+,'(-$+&0$3(.)03!4(%&+("+($3#)(20)5"!'#($(
/'6,$-"#/4(-$+&0$3(#'3'6+")-4(.,'0'%1($!$2+$+")-(77 +,$+('89&"#"+'(*"+()*(
)0:$-"#/#(+)(+,'"0('-5"0)-/'-+(77 6$-($0"#'(."+,)&+(!"5"-'("-+'05'-+")-
Evolution
Creationists:%bible%fundamentalists
;0$-6"#(<)33"-#= an%American%physician-geneticist%noted%for%his%discoveries%of%
disease%genes%and%his%leadership%of%the%Human%Genome%Project
No%necessary%conflict
Huxley%ridicules%Wilberforce,%ultimately%claiming%he%would%
rather%be%the%descendant%of%an%ape%than%Wilberforce
>"3%'0*)06':%wrote%pro-Darwinian%paper,%later%to%attack%Darwinian%
theory%
§
Post-Origin:%Huxley%vs.%Wilberforce
?&+3'0(@6+(AB'--'##''(CDEFG=(unlawful%for%any%teacher%or%university%
to%teach%lessons%that%conflict%with%the%theory%of%Divine%Creation%of%
man%as%taught%in%the%Bible
§
HIJI@H<K(LMHI(KIHI
§
The%Scopes%Trial
Religion%Vs.%Science
Darwin%expresses%to%Wallace% his%gloomy%view%of%the%future%of%
humanity%on%the%ground%that%in%our%modern%civilization%natural%
selection%had%no%play,%and%the%fittest%did%not%survive.%Those%that%
succeed%in%the%race%for%wealth%are%by%no%means%the%best%or%the%most%
intelligent
§
The%poorest%and%most%depraved%were%the%ones%with%the%
Natural%selection%was%apparently%no%long%operating%in%Victorian%
Britain
§
A%Socio-Genetic%Crisis
Science%in%the%Service%of%Social%Agenda
Lecture'#2'Notes
Saturday,%October% 1,%2016
3:41%PM
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