Select the correct group/set of Australian Marsupials exhibiting adaptive radiation.
1. Lemur, Anteater, Wolf
2. Tasmanian wolf, Bobcat, Marsupial mole
3. Numbat, Spotted cuscus, Flying phalanger
4. Mole, Flying squirrel, Tasmanian tiger cat
Subtopic:  Concept of Organic Evolution: Evidence |
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Identify the fossil of a man who showed the following characteristics:
(A) Brain capacity of 1400 cc
(B) Used hides to protect their body
(C) Buried their dead bodies
In the light of above statements, choose the correct answer from the options given below:
1. Homo erectus 2. Neanderthal man
3. Homo habilis 4. Australopithecus 
Subtopic:  Evolution Prior to Ape Man |
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Natural selection where more individuals acquire specific character value other than the mean character value, leads to :
1. Random change 
2. Stabilising change 
3. Directional change 
4. Disruptive change 
Subtopic:  Types of Natural Selection |
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Which of the following statements is not true?
 
1. Flippers of penguins and dolphins are a pair of homologous organs.
2. Analogous structures are a result of convergent evolution.
3. Sweet potato and potato is an example of analogy.
4. Homology indicates common ancestry.
Subtopic:  Concept of Organic Evolution: Evidence: 1 |
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Genetic Drift occurs due to : 
1. Natural selection 
2. Sudden population migration 
3. Continuous gene migration 
4. Mutation 

Subtopic:  Hardy Weinberg Law: 1 |
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Select the correct match regarding adaptive radiation of Australian marsupials corresponding to placental mammals 
1. Numbat-Flying Squirrel 
2. Tasmanian Wolf - Bobcat 
3. Marsupial mouse- Mole 
4. Spotted Cuscus - Lemur

Subtopic:  Concept of Organic Evolution: Evidence |
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Panspermia, an idea that is still a favorite for some astronomers, means:
1.  Creation of life from dead and decaying matter
2.  Creation of life from chemicals
3.  Origin of sperm in human testes
4.  Transfer of spores as a unit of life from other planets of Earth
Subtopic:   A BRIEF ACCOUNT OF EVOLUTION |
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Select the correct statement regarding the mutation theory of evolution:
1.  This theory was proposed by Alfred Wallace.
2.  Variations are small directional changes.
3.  Single-step large mutation is a cause of speciation.
4.  Large differences due to mutations arise gradually in a population.
Subtopic:  Theory of Evolution & Lamarckism |
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The factor that leads to Founder effect in a population is:

1.Mutation2.Genetic drift
3.Natural selection4.Genetic recombination

Subtopic:  Hardy Weinberg Law: 1 |
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Match List-I with List-II:

List-I List-II
(a) Adaptive radiation (i) Selection of resistant varieties due to excessive use of herbicides and pesticides
(b) Convergent evolution (ii) Bones of forelimbs in Man and Whale
(c) Divergent evolution (iii) Wings of Butterfly and Bird
(d) Evolution by anthropogenic action (iv) Darwin Finches

Choose the correct answer from the options given below:

(a) (b) (c) (d)
1. (ii) (i) (iv) (iii)
2. (i) (iv) (iii) (ii)
3. (iv) (iii) (ii) (i)
4. (iii) (ii) (i) (iv)
Subtopic:  Palentological Evidences of Evolution | Darwin's Theory | Concept of Organic Evolution: Evidence |
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