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  • 1. Charles Darwin By Adam Weaver, Ose Edeko, Lucas Kirby, Elliot Parker and Emmanuel Odia
  • 2. What theory did Charles Darwin devise?
  • 3. The theory of Evolution
  • 4. Charles Darwin Darwin was born on February 12th 1809 in Shrewsbury  In 1831, he joined a five year scientific expedition on the survey ship HMS Beagle  He is renowned for being on the greatest scientists to ever live 
  • 5. Early Life He was born into a wealth and well connected family with his paternal grandfather Erasmus Darwin who was one of the most clever people of 18th century.  He originally planned to become a doctor but switched to Science 
  • 6. Early Life continued At School he was of normal intelligence and quite ordinary  He also had a great love of nature when he was a child 
  • 7. HMS Beagle Charles Darwin went on an exploration of South Hemisphere on a ship called HMS Beagle  The voyage was to last five years  HMS Beagle was a royal navy ship. The vessel, constructed at a cost of £7,803, was launched on 11 May 1820 from the Woolwich Dockyard on the River Thames 
  • 8. Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XKnqj 3YFXU8
  • 9. Origin of Species The Origin of Species was the book that was written by Charles Darwin so he could publish his theory  Although before it was published John Murray who was his publisher said that there would be a big outcry so only 1250 copies were printed 
  • 10. Christians vs Darwin
  • 11. Christians Christians were outraged because it denied the truth of the bible. In the Bible if you read genesis when god explained how the world was made in 6 days and then on the 7th day he rested Darwin's theory consequently went against the whole scriptures of the Bible 
  • 12. Darwin His theory was that animals evolved from each other and because of Evolution he said that it was survival of the fittest on Planet Earth. Survival of the fittest is that the animals (or plants) best suited to their environment are more likely to survive and reproduce, passing on the characteristics, which helped them survive to their offspring. Gradually, the species changes over time
  • 13. Charles's death Darwin died on 19 April 1882 and was buried in Westminster Abbey
  • 14. Quiz 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Which Ship did Darwin tour South America on? What job did Darwin originally plan to do How long did Darwin's voyage last What is the name of Charles book Why did his book cause outrage
  • 15. Quiz continued 6. Where was Charles buried in 1882
  • 16. Answers 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. HMS Beagle Doctor 5 years Origin of Species Because it states the opposite of the Bible Westminster Abbey