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Postby Sharifa » Sat Jul 02, 2005 3:03 am

hello..
i'm not persuaded that monkeys are the origin of human beings..
how could some of people believe that?
and plz give me some proofs to believe this theory..
as i know.. chimp has 48 chromosomes while the human has 46 chromosomes.. :?
people can create.. think.. talk ...etc. while monkeys are not.. :!:
please , help me :(
thanx all
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Postby James » Sat Jul 02, 2005 10:13 am

It is believed that monkeys and humans share a fairly recent common ancestor, not that humans evolved from monkeys.
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Postby mith » Sat Jul 02, 2005 1:28 pm

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Postby victor » Sat Jul 02, 2005 1:45 pm

It's already past....long-long ago..
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Postby MrMistery » Sat Jul 02, 2005 5:45 pm

It is believed that humans appeared due to a centric fuzion in chromosoms which led 48-->46
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Postby Poison » Sat Jul 02, 2005 6:55 pm

And note that chromosome number is not the exact way of classifying. For example: a pig(Sus scrofa) and a cat (Felis catus) has the same chromosome numbers(38 ).
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Postby MrMistery » Sat Jul 02, 2005 7:55 pm

Ozge is right. All bacteria have the same number of chromosoms: 1!! :D :D
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Postby Sharifa » Sat Jul 02, 2005 9:52 pm

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thanx all.. :)

all bacteria have th same # of chromosoms !! thanx new information.. i like it :D
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Postby MrMistery » Sun Jul 03, 2005 7:58 pm

Lol... Yeah, bacteria only have one chromosome so that is why it would be impossible for them to ever have meiosis. Can you believe i actually met a teacher that didn't know this?
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Postby James » Sun Jul 03, 2005 10:05 pm

O dear :roll:
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Postby deathsorter » Mon Jul 04, 2005 5:58 am

i have read a book before which says that between primates and man lies the missing link and that 'missing link' answers the link between the evolution of man...

it could either be the missing link that linked between primates-missing link-man or man-missing link-primates....

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Postby victor » Mon Jul 04, 2005 8:18 am

deathsorter wrote:i have read a book before which says that between primates and man lies the missing link and that 'missing link' answers the link between the evolution of man...

it could either be the missing link that linked between primates-missing link-man or man-missing link-primates....

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I've read it also...by the way, if we imagine the missing link...is it like a hybrid of primates and humans??? :lol:
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