Biology Project
Updated: 4/7/2021
Biology Project

Storyboard Text

  • There is variation in the population. Some of the elephants have tusks, while others were not born with them 
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  • Mom, why does he look like that? Where are his tusks?
  • Traits are heritable. The tusks on one of the elephants resembles the moms, the the tusk-less elephant represents the dad
  • He has your big ears!
  • Awe, he has your tusks
  • There is a "struggle for existence" because too much offspring was produced. The tusk-less elephants are struggling to survive
  • Oh no! He didn't make it
  • No tusks are really effecting me in this environment.
  • Elephants with tusks are more likely to survive and reproduce than tusk-less elephants because reproduction and survival are not random.
  • I have tusks, that can help me thrive in this environment!