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

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


When did Whittington begin studying Opabinia? (from The Burgess Drama, Act 2. A New View Takes Hold: Homage to Opabinia, 1975)


Where did Collins find another dig site? (from The Burgess Drama, Act 5. The Maturation of a Research Program: Life after Aysheaia, 1979 - Doomsday (There Are No Final Answers))


How did Gould come to understand the Burgess Shale? (from Remainder of Chapter 3)


What did Morris push Whittington to do? (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)

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