Why was charles darwin drawn as a monkey?

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School_ftw
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Many people are debating/making claims about why the stupid question that was in AQA's 2017 B1 paper today. Although it was only 1 mark, I would like to say my opinion about the answer that I think to be correct.

My answer, was because his theory went against the idea, that all animals were created by God - so this depicted him as crazy and ridiculous.

Many people are saying that it was because we humans evolved from monkeys/apes, and this may well be correct - but I used a different answer. There is the explicit point "Darwin's theory went against the idea that god created all animals" is in the syllabus, in B1.4 (I think). Look at the following links, it says in both that Darwin was drawn as an ape/monkey, to expose him to ridicule:

http://www.creatingmycambridge.com/h...harles-darwin/
https://therealweeklyshow.wordpress....win-as-an-ape/

I'm not saying that I am right, I am simply providing an alternative answer that has some evidence for it. The idea that all humans evolved from monkeys could be correct, I'm not denying that. But I think that this answer is a likely correct one, due to the fact that it is an explicit point in the syllabus - and the picture was originally made to make Darwin look ridiculous.
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I believe (my answer was) that it was because Darwin proposed that humans evolved from a common ancestor to apes. NOT EVOLVED FROM APES, FROM A COMMON ANCESTOR! - To be Clear.
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This paper was so unfair! ALL the questions were about plants!!! I revised everything BUT plants!!!! It's not fair! The 6 marker was rubbish as well 😭😭
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But its not even fair because why would we ever choose to revise charles darwin looking like a monkey?
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This question was a bit like the independent business question from last year.
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No you are correct he was ridiculed religion the reason. Not that I did the exam I'm in year 13.
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