Study Guide for Chapter 15 Quiz
Chapter 15 Evolution Open Journal Reading Quiz # _____
- True or False. Evolution is a scientific theory. Give a
reason to support your answer.
- How did Hutton’s Theory of Geological Change and Lyell’s
Principles of Geology contribute to Darwin’s understanding what he saw on his
trip on the Beagle?
- What are Lamarck’s three theories of how organisms can
change over time? Why has Lamarck’s theories been mostly discarded?
- Define natural selection and how natural selection is
related to species fitness, what exactly is being selected during this
- Describe 3 types of evidence for evolution that Darwin
used to support for his theory of change over time.
- Summarize three points (8 were listed) of Darwin’s
theory of evolution.