Monday, February 20, 2017

UBC Beaty Museum Passport

This activity was a combination of learning about the visible evolutionary traits across and within species like between different bird species, or how food sources shape the animal's physiology (carnivorous vs herbivore teeth).

If you were unable to make it to the museum, you may most if not all answers on the net.

Page 2 (inside cover) - use your class notes from evolution
Page 3 - enter the bit.ly address on the web for the video
Page 4 and 5: find the skulls of these animals and draw or describe their teeth structures
        Hint page 5-  it's a panda bear - what is the diet of a panda bear?
Page 6 and 7-  choose 2 birds of your liking and complete the tables (for Evol +/-) how are these traits an evolutionary advantage/disadvantage to the animal?
       Find the answers for the kiwi
Page 8 - Find the definitions
Page 9 -
Page 10 - this is your personal opinion on using things you might have seen in the museum to adorn homes or to be used as jewellery, etc.
Page 11 - The answers are in this video : http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/stickleback-film-quiz