What Was the Significance of the Scopes Trial?


The significance of the Scopes Trial was the increase in the teaching of evolution in schools afterwards. The case was about a teacher who was charged with teaching evolution, which was a crime in Tennessee at the time.
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It brought to national attention the question of whether. god made the animals, man and everything, or whether it happened by accident.
The Scopes trial pitted scientific theory and fact gathering against religious dogma. It took place in a "bible belt" state where creationism was the dominant belief, a
The "Scopes Monkey trial" pitted William Jennings Bryan & creationism
In July 1925 John T. Scopes (1900–1970), a school teacher from Dayton, Tennessee, was tried for breaking a Tennessee law that made it illegal to teach the theory of evolution
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