Biology (11th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 1-25918-813-2
ISBN 13: 978-1-25918-813-8

Chapter 23 - Systematics, Phylogenies, and Comparative Biology - Review Questions - Understand: 2

Answer

B.

Work Step by Step

The whole point of cladistics is to determine evolutionary relationships (B.). It looks at many specific phenotypes, not an overall estimation (A.) and it is affected by homoplasy (unlike what C. says). Since B. is true D. is also false.
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