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:-
- Doll’s Rule
- Principle of Competitive Exclusion
- Mosaic Evolution
Q3. What is organic evolution? Explain the theories of evolution