ERIC Number: EJ273267
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Why Reproduce? A Demonstration of Evolution and the Origin of Life.
Journet, Alan R. P.
American Biology Teacher, v44 n9 p543-47 Dec 1982
Describes a simple model to illustrate several aspects of the biochemical origin of life and the process of evolution through natural selection. The model has students predict the outcome of evolution in populations of beads. Instructional strategies using the model are also discussed. (Author/JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A