Evolution: Fact , Fiction, or Opinion

There are no transitional fossils.

Humans are more evolved than reptiles.

The theory of evolution has changed since the time of Darwin.

Humans evolved from monkeys.

To be good at their job, scientists should believe in evolution.

Charles Darwin developed the theory of evolution.

All traits are adaptations produced by natural selection. ‍

Religion and evolution are incompatible.

Natural selection is another word for evolution.

Evolution can be observed.

Natural selection acts for the good of the species.

Natural selection leads to greater complexity.


Mutations cannot create new traits.

If evolution can be disproven, then creationism must be true.

The earth is about 10,000 years old.

There is evidence that dinosaurs and humans coexisted.

Evolution should be taught in biology classes.

Evolution ensures that all organisms are perfectly adapted.

Humans share a common ancestor with chimpanzees.