Biol 467 Evolution     Fall 2014

Instructor

Peter Houde, Professor of Biology

Foster Hall Room 259

telephone 505 646 6019

e-mail phoude@nmsu.edu

office hours: Friday  4:00-5:00 or by appointment

 

View this page for

announcements of changes and updates in schedules of class, exams, and assignments

downloadable copies of printed materials distributed in class

study guides and sample exam questions

Syllabus

Example Exam Questions

      Exam1

      Exam 2

 

Study Guides for Exams

      Study Guide for Exam1

      Study Guide for Exam 2

   Homework problem set - for exam 2

 

Presentations: require Acrobat Reader

    Introduction 

    A Case for Evolution - Development of Thought

    Systematics

    Biogeography

       Origins of Variation

       Variation

   Early Vertebrates

    Evolution of Tetrapods

    Evolution of Birds

    Evolution of Mammals

    Evolution of Horses

    Evolution of Primates

 

Really Amusing Links (these are for real - not jokes!)

    "The earth is not moving" from The Fair Education Foundation, Inc.

    "Franklin's Lightning-rod" from A. D. White's 1898 "A History of the Warfare of Science with the Theology in Christendom." 

    "Project Pterosaur" from  R. Paley & Fellowship University