PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY I

Sectional Outline #4

                                               

        

        

 

 

I.          Origins of Life

Big Bang

Miller-Urey experiment

coacervate droplets

cell theory

prokaryotes & eukaryotes

5 kingdoms of life and their developmental relationships

developmental timeline

 

II.         Genes Within a Population

gene pool

genetic drift

Hardy-Weinberg

 

III.       Evolution of Life

natural selection

gradualism vs punctuated equilibrium

 

IV.       Human Evolution

from Australopithicus Afarensis to Homo Sapiens

 

V.        Speciation

                        divergent speciation

                        adaptive radiation

 

VI.      Biodiversity

                        biomes

numbers of species                  

classification

taxonomy

dichotomous key