Friends: Evolution Argument
00:00:01 - 00:05:21
  • Science → Biology → Evolution
  • Biology → Adaptation → Animal Adaptation
  • English → Writing → Counterargument

When Phoebe states that she doesn't believe in evolution, Ross tries to convince her that it is a fact through examples and scientific proof. Phoebe offers a counterargument using several examples in history when the brightest minds believed in a theory but found it to be incorrect.


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  1. What evidence suggests that evolution exists?
  2. How are our opposable thumbs an example of an adaptation?
  3. What are some other examples of adaptations that exist in humans or other species?

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    Apply scientific ideas to construct an explanation for the anatomical similarities and differences a...
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    Construct an explanation based on evidence that describes how genetic variations of traits in a popu...

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