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Problem: Both kangaroos and grasshoppers have enlarged hind limbs used for jumping. Both evolved independently from short-legged animals. The similarity in leg structure and function is an example of a. homology b. convergence c. intrasexual selection d. intersexual selection e. allopatric speciation

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Both kangaroos and grasshoppers have enlarged hind limbs used for jumping. Both evolved independently from short-legged animals. The similarity in leg structure and function is an example of

a. homology

b. convergence

c. intrasexual selection

d. intersexual selection

e. allopatric speciation

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