Which term best describes the change from more light colored moths to more dark colored moths

Which term best describes the change from more light colored moths to more dark colored moths

Answers

Natural selection

acquired

Explanation:

The correct option is B) adaptation

Explanation:

The features and properties of an organism that make it favourable to live in an environment are termed as the adaptations of that organism. Over time, evolution occurs and organisms with better adaptations survive as they are better suited to live in a particular environment. The light-coloured moths were adapted to live on Earth when the colour of the trees had not gone dark. With time, as the colour of trees got darker, the moth had to change colour to be better adapted to live on Earth.

The answer is b because natural selection is part of evolution.
The answer is B. Evolution
The answer is industrial melanism.

During the Industrial revolution, due to pollution, trees become darker in the urban area. Light-colored moths were, thus, easy prey. The dark-colored moths were able to camouflage on dark trees and avoid predators. The phenomenon is known as industrial melanism. So, in polluted urban areas, the number of dark-colored peppered moths increased. In the clean environment, were much effective in hiding from predators and they outnumbered the dark-colored moths. 

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