A 6-page worksheet
that covers the basic classification concepts of Linnaean vs. modern classification
, and cladograms
Page 1-4: Reading Exercise
Reading assignment that summarizes the following topics
- Problems with Linnaean classification
- How modern evolutionary classification differs from traditional classification
- Common ancestors
- Derived characters
- Speciation events
- Interpreting cladograms
Page 5: Review Exercise
Review exercises that cover the major concepts found in the reading section.
Page 6: Answer Key
Answer key for all review exercises.
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