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Gradualism and PE

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Evolution that takes place slowly, with many intermediate forms is known as gradualism. If evolution takes place in “short bursts,” it is termed punctuated equilibrium.

Which list below would correctly categorize the scientist’s viewpoints?

The Pace of Evolution

A

Scientist #1: Punctuated Equilibrium

Scientist #2: Gradualism

B

Scientist #1: Punctuated Equilibrium

Scientist #2: Punctuated Equilibrium

C

Scientist #1: Gradualism

Scientist #2: Punctuated Equilibrium

D

Scientist #1: Gradualism

Scientist #2: Gradualism