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Yet reason tells me, that if numerous gradations from a perfect and complex eye to one very imperfect and simple, each grade being useful to its possessor, can be shown to exist; if further, the eye does vary ever so slightly, and the variations be inherited, which is certainly the case; and if any variation or modification in the organ be ever useful to an animal under changing conditions of life, then the difficulty of believing that a perfect and complex eye could be formed by natural selection, though insuperable by our imagination, can hardly be considered real.
It must not be inferred from these remarks that any of the grades of wing-structure here alluded to, which perhaps may all have resulted from disuse, indicate the natural steps by which birds have acquired their perfect power of flight; but they serve, at least, to show what diversified means of transition are possible.
When we see any structure highly perfected for any particular habit, as the wings of a bird for flight, we should bear in mind that animals displaying early transitional grades of the structure will seldom continue to exist to the present day, for they will have been supplanted by the very process of perfection through natural selection.
56% of students achieved a grade 5 or above in both subjects.
According to the notification issued from the Assembly Secretariat, Additional Secretary, Ghulam Sarwar Grade -19 has been promoted to Grade-20, Additional Secretary, Amjad Ali Grade 19 has been promoted to Grade-20, Deputy Secretary, Syed Mohammad Mahir Grade-18 has been promoted to Grade-19, Assistant Secretary Abdul Majeed Grade-17 to Grade-18, Assistant Secretary Abdul Wahab Grade 17 to Grade-18 and Grade-16, Pictorial Publicity Officer, Mohammad Tariq has beenAa[euro]s promoted to Grade-17.
Type of participants: String, woodwind, brass and percussion instrumentalists and ensembles Age or grade level Secondary.
Approximately 24,599 students, enrolled in eighth grade during the 1987-88 school year, participated in the base-year survey.
Information sharing between fabric and machine supplier regarding grade structures, speeds, quality demand, and machine characteristics simplifies the optimization phase.
8 news (a much cleaner grade of old newspaper)," one mill buyer says.
student population, and it has become common practice in universities and colleges for students to "grade" the professors that grade them.