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1.4 Human Evolution and emergence of Man:

(a) Biological and Cultural factors in human evolution.

(b) Theories of Organic Evolution (Pre- Darwinian, Darwinian and Post Darwinian).

(c) Synthetic theory of evolution; Brief outline of terms and concepts of evolutionary biology (Doll’s rule, Cope’s rule, Gause’s rule, parallelism, convergence, adaptive radiation, and mosaic evolution).


Q1. Write a short note on synthetic theory.

Q2. Write a short note within 150 words on:-

  1. Doll’s Rule
  2. Principle of Competitive Exclusion
  3. Lamarckism
  4. Mosaic Evolution

Q3. What is organic evolution? Explain the theories of evolution