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Quick Evolution/Creationism Survey
General Directions: Answer each of the following questions True (T) or False (F).
_____ The Catholic Church denies the existence of evolution.
_____ The theory of evolution denies the existence of a creator God.
_____ Any scientific findings that contradict the Bible should be discarded.
_____ Evolution cannot be tested because it happened in the past.
_____ Landforms like the Grand Canyon were created by God and have not changed since then.
_____ Fossils were intentionally put on Earth to confuse humans
_____ Genesis is the best account of how the Earth was created and populated with life
_____ Humans and apes share a more common ancestry than humans and dogs
_____ Events in nature occur as part of a predetermined plan.
_____ The Genesis account of creation should be taught in public schools as a viable alternative to evolution.
_____ Both evolution and creationism are scientifically valid theories
_____ Virtually all scientists consider evolution to be a fact
_____ Humans exist today in the same form in which they always have
_____ The Earth is approximately 4-5 billion years old
_____ Organisms exist in essentially the same form in which they always have
_____ Evolution is only a theory, not a fact
_____ Scientists must limit their investigations to the natural world
_____ Evolution is a testable
_____ Evolution is falsifiable
_____ To make any scientific conclusions about historic occurrences in nature, there must be direct observation.
Last updated: 10/20/2008 � Copyright by SG Saupe