Unit 7: Evolution Printable Syllabus

Essential Questions:
1. How did Darwin’s “On the Origin of Species” permanently change the face of biology?
2. Why is descent with modification considered one of the most foundational concepts in biology?
3. What factors affect the evolution of populations throughout time?
4. How do we represent various hypotheses about the relationships of all organisms?

Unit 7 Learning Objectives

Required Reading:
· Chapter 22 (All)
· Chapter 23 (All)
· Chapter 24 (All)
· Chapter 25 (All)
· Chapter 26 (All)

Homework:
· Unit 7 Guided Reading Questions
· Hardy-Weinberg Problem Set
· Making Cladograms Worksheet
· Population Genetics and Evolution Pre-Lab Activity
· Population Genetics and Evolution Lab Handout
· Phylogenetic Analysis Pre-Lab Activity
· Phylogenetic Analysis Lab Article

In-Class Work:
· BioFlix Study Sheet for Mechanisms of Evolution

Online Quizzes: Chapters 22 & 23, Chapters 24 & 25

Practice Free Response: Darwin’s Theory of Evolution

AP Labs: Population Genetics and Evolution, Phylogenetic Analysis

Online Exam (60 pts):
· 40 Multiple Choice Questions (1 pt per question)
· 2 Free Response Questions (20 pts – 10 pts per question)

Schedule: See “Weekly Outline