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Which among the following statements are correct with respect to human evolution?


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A
Human evolution can be studied from fossils 
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B
Humans have evolved from chimpanzees
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C
All humans are a single species
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D
There exists a biological basis to the notion of human races

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A Human evolution can be studied from fossils 
C All humans are a single species
  • Human evolution can be traced back in history by studying fossils, time-dating, etc. This can help in understanding how humans originated and what all changes were accumulated in them.
  • It is not true to say that human beings have evolved from chimpanzees. Rather, both human beings and chimpanzees are believed to have evolved from a common ancestor. That common ancestor is likely to have been neither human or chimpanzee.
  • Initially humans were classified on the basis of races. This was later disapproved, proposing that all humans are a single species.

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