Arwins The Origin of Species (Essay Question)
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Darwins most important idea was natural selection. Explain, based on the readings in The Origin of Species, how natural selection works, according to Darwin. Show how natural selection is similar to and different from domestic selection. Explain why there is a struggle for existence and show how this struggle figures into the process of natural selection. Finally consider the objection made against Darwins theory that it cannot explain Organs of extreme perfectionsuch as the human eye. State this objection and indicate how Dawin would answer it.