Evolution 101: Intro to Evolution

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Learn something new about evolution or catch up in your science classes with our Evolution 101 introductory course. Professionally-designed video and text lessons outline key topics, while multiple-choice quizzes can be used as a great test prep exercise or to help you check your comprehension.
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7 chapters in Evolution 101: Intro to Evolution

Ch 1. History & Theory of Evolution {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[43137].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - The Origin of Life on Earth: Theories and Explanations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3123].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3123].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The History of Life on Earth: Timeline and Characteristics of Major Eras Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3124].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3124].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Theory of Evolution Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[419].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Evolutionary Change: Definition and Forms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3126].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3126].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Evidence for Evolution: Paleontology, Biogeography, Embryology, Comparative Anatomy & Molecular Biology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13799].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13799].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Rates of Evolution: Punctuated Equilibrium & Molecular Clock Hypothesis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13800].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13800].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Genetic Variability and Random Mutation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13801].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13801].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Cladograms and Phylogenetic Trees: Evolution Classifications Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3128].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3128].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Evolution of Prokaryotes: Archaebacteria and Eubacteria Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3129].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3129].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Evolution of Protists: Importance & Evolutionary History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3130].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3130].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Evolution of Plants and Fungi: Characteristics & Evolutionary History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3131].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3131].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Evolution of Animals: Importance & Evolutionary History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3132].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3132].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Evolution of Humans: Characteristics & Evolutionary History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3133].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3133].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Living Primates: Evolution, Adaptation & Behavior Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27891].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27891].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Genome Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Structure of Chromosomes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[147].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[147].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - DNA: Chemical Structure of Nucleic Acids & Phosphodiester Bonds Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2179].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2179].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - DNA: Adenine, Guanine, Cytosine, Thymine & Complementary Base Pairing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2180].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2180].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - DNA: Double Helix Structure and Hereditary Molecule Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2181].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2181].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is DNA Replication? - Conservative, Semi-Conservative & Dispersive Models Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2560].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2560].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Genomic DNA Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14313].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14313].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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