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Unformatted text preview: May evolve into a new type of organism 3. Carries out and controls a variety of chemical reactions 4. Produces offspring resembling itself 5. Are highly organized complex entities 6. contain a blue print of their characteristics (a genetic program) 7. acquire and use energy 8. grow in size and change in appearance and abilities 9. maintain a fairly consistent internal environment 10. responds to change in the environment SCI 230...
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