Wonderful Life: The Burgess Shale and the Nature of History Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


What adjectives describe Morris? (from The Burgess Drama, Act 3. The Revision Expands: The Success of a Research Team, 1975-1978)


What stage of contingency does the book focus on most? (from Chapter 4, Walcott's Vision and the Nature of History)


What is the third major contingency? (from Chapter 5, Possible Worlds)


What did Whittington do after assigning his students to work on some of the other genera? (from The Burgess Drama, Act I. Marrella and Yohoia: The Dawning and Consolidation of Suspicion, 1971-1974)


What is the name of the class of Burgess arthropods? (from The Burgess Drama, Act 5. The Maturation of a Research Program: Life after Aysheaia, 1979 - Doomsday (There Are No Final Answers))

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