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Unformatted text preview: resources and producing offspring; such individuals are disposed of (2 pts) in the sense that they fail to reproduce, or fail to produce as many quality offspring, so that their genes become less common in the gene pool (2 pts). This difference in ability to survive and reproduce is what is meant by selection and it causes evolution; in other words, the observation that more fit individuals survive better and produce more offspring leads to the tendency of organisms to become more suited to their environment over time (2 pts)....
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