Evolution

This course will go over Darwin's theory of evolution by natural selection.  After completion of the course, you should be able to:

  • Define and describe biological evolution.
  • Identify and describe 6 pieces of evidence for the theory of evolution.
  • Identify and describe 5 mechanisms which can cause allele frequencies to change.
  • Calculate allele frequencies in a population using the Hardy-Weinberg formulas.
  • Compare and contrast natural selection with genetic drift.