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Introduction to Vertebrates: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is considered to be one of the most primitive of the primates?

Question 2 2. Which best describes vertebrates?

Question 3 3. Which best describes a tetrapod?

Question 4 4. What is unique about mammalian young?

Question 5 5. Which best describes a craniate?

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Question 6 6. Which is NOT one of the four chordate characteristics?

Question 7 7. Which of the following animals are tetrapods?

Question 8 8. How do hagfish escape predation?

Question 9 9. Actinopterygii are which group of fishes?

Question 10 10. In addition to the amniotic egg, what other adaptation(s) do reptiles have for living solely on land?

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Question 11 11. Which is NOT true about lampreys?

Question 12 12. What is the main difference between hagfish and lampreys?

Question 13 13. Which of the four chordate traits is believed to have led to the hinged jaw?

Question 14 14. Which of the following primates are we most closely related to?

Question 15 15. Osteichthyes is made up of which two classes of fish?

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Question 16 16. What is unique about monkeys?

Question 17 17. What are craniates?

Question 18 18. What was the original purpose of gill slits?

Question 19 19. What does the word 'chondrichthyes' mean?

Question 20 20. About how many species of Myxini exist today?

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Question 21 21. Select the correct order of evolutionary changes in vertebrates (from earliest to most recent)

Question 22 22. Tetrapods are thought to have arisen from which animals?

Question 23 23. Which of the following statements is NOT true?

Question 24 24. Which feature of the amniotic egg makes it suitable for land?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT true about primates?

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Question 26 26. What is the benefit of an amniotic egg?

Question 27 27. Which is NOT a major evolutionary step in vertebrate evolution?

Question 28 28. Which is NOT true about tetrapods?

Question 29 29. The anthropoids are which primates?

Question 30 30. Birds are part of which of the following group(s)?

Introduction to Vertebrates: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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