Biology 301: Evolutionary Biology

Course Summary

Work through Biology 301 to study the fundamentals of evolutionary biology. You can take the course to supplement your science textbooks, study for a test, expand your professional knowledge or simply learn more about evolutionary biology for fun.
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10 chapters in Biology 301: Evolutionary Biology

Course Practice Test

Check your knowledge of this course with a 50-question practice test.
  • Comprehensive test covering all topics
  • Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
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Ch 1. The History of Life on Earth {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[502285].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Geologic Time Scale: Major Eons, Eras, Periods and Epochs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8866].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8866].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - The Origin of Life on Earth: Theories and Explanations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3123].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3123].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Fossil Evidence: Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9413].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9413].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - The Precambrian Period: Events & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8343].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8343].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Ediacaran Fossils, Burgess Shale & Early Life on Earth Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502287].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502287].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - The Cambrian Explosion: Definition & Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8350].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8350].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Transitional Fossils: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[301863].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[301863].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Taphonomy: Definition & Fossil Record Bias Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502289].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502289].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - What Is Extinction? - Defining Background and Mass Extinction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8632].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8632].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Permian-Triassic Mass Extinction Event: Causes, Facts & End Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[412665].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[412665].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Sixth Mass Extinction Event: Definition, Causes, Facts & Evidence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[412663].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[412663].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Punctuated Equilibrium: Definition, Theory & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8420].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8420].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - Adaptive Radiation: Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8410].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8410].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(1, 10)}}
Ch 2. Genetic Evidence for Evolution {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[502299].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Evidence for Evolution: Paleontology, Biogeography, Embryology, Comparative Anatomy & Molecular Biology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13799].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13799].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - What is a Species? - Definition & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4661].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4661].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Evidence for Rapid Evolution & Speciation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502301].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502301].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502301].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502301].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Microevolution: Definition, Causes & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17033].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17033].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Coevolution: Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4763].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4763].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - What is Comparative Anatomy? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[172489].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[172489].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Comparative Genomics: Prokaryotes vs Eukaryotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44026].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44026].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Comparative Genomics: Chromosome Number Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44028].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44028].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Comparative Genomics: Homology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44027].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44027].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(2, 10)}}
Ch 3. Geologic & Natural Evidence for Evolution {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[660331].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Using Geological Layers & Radioactive Dating to Determine the Earth's Age Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45201].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45201].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45201].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45201].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Age of the Earth as Evidence for Evolution Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502303].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502303].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Using Fossil Evidence to Evaluate Changes in Environment & Life Conditions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45199].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45199].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Fossil Evidence for Biological Diversity, Speciation, & Mass Extinction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23666].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23666].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23666].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23666].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Natural Selection: Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[427].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[427].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Evolutionary Relationships: Definition & Diagram Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4780].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4780].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Maximum Parsimony & Likelihood Methods in Phylogeny Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52610].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52610].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Convergent Evolution: Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4654].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4654].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 4. Evolutionary Mechanisms: Alleles, Genes & Genetic Drift {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[502305].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Difference Between Genes & Alleles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[84401].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[84401].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Dominant vs. Recessive Alleles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53657].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53657].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - What are Genotypes? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4635].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4635].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4635].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4635].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What Is a Phenotype? - Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4637].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4637].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - What Is Genetic Variation? - Sources, Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4636].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4636].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Evolution & Variation Among Individuals in a Population Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502307].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502307].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Genetic Drift: Definition, Examples & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4649].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4649].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4649].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4649].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Genetic Drift: Heterozygosity & Allele Fixation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Rate of Evolution & Genetic Drift Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502313].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502313].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 5. Evolutionary Mechanisms: Gene Flow, Natural Selection & Inbreeding {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[660315].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - The Evolution of Novel Phenotypes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[261323].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[261323].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[261323].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[261323].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Why Natural Selection Acts on Phenotype, Not Genotype Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23664].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23664].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23664].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23664].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Effective Population Size: Definition, Calculation & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502311].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502311].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Gene Flow: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17010].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17010].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17010].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17010].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium I: Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[421].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[421].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium II: The Equation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1180].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1180].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1180].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1180].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium III: Evolutionary Agents Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[423].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[423].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Including Gene Flow in Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Inbreeding & Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502317].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502317].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Practical Application: Hardy Weinberg Equilibrium Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[660317].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[660317].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Genetic Linkage: Problems, Mapping & Studies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62507].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62507].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Qualitative vs. Quantitative Traits: Definition & Mapping Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502319].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502319].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 7. Evidence for Adaptation {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[502321].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Genotype-Environment Interaction and Phenotypic Plasticity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14417].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14417].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Sexual Selection: Definition & Forms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40670].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40670].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Sexual Dimorphism: Definition & Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502323].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502323].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Male Competition & Alternative Mating Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502325].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502325].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Sexual Selection & Mate Choice in Animals Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[43344].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[43344].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Social Behavior: The Cost-Benefit of Altruism and Kin Selection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[440].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[440].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[440].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[440].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Parent-Offspring Conflict: Evolution, Weaning & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502327].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502327].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Eusociality & Haplodiploidy: Definition, Hypotheses & Evolution Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502329].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502329].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502329].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502329].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Life History Theory & the Role of Natural Selection in Traits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40761].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40761].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Reproductive Interests in Males & Females Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502331].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502331].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Genomic Imprinting: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3016].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3016].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Aging & the Rate of Living Theory Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502333].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502333].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - Pleiotropy: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16979].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16979].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 14 - Artifact vs. Grandmother Hypotheses of Menopause Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502335].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[502335].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 8. Speciation & Macroevolution {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[502337].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Concept of 'Species': Definitions & Limitations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40673].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40673].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Speciation: Definition, Examples & Role in Evolution Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4662].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4662].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4662].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4662].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Prezygotic Reproductive Barriers & Speciation: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[429].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[429].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[429].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[429].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Postzygotic Reproductive Barriers: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[430].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[430].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Allopolyploid: Definition, Speciation & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[64714].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[64714].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Polyploidy in Plants & Animals: Speciation & Cells Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62502].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62502].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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