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An organism that gets its food by breaking down the nutrients in dead organisms or animal wastes ic alled a _____
decomposer
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the resemblance of offspring to their parents is a result of
heredity
(heredity or stimuli)
a ______ obtains food by eating other organisms
consumer
(producer or consumer)
______ is the passing of traits from one generation to the next
heredity
(homeostasis or heredity)
_____ refers to all of the chemical activities that an organism's cells perform
metabolism
(metabolism or homeostasis)
a _____ is a membrane-covered structure that contains all of the materials necessary for life.
cell
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the basic unit of all organisms that contains the materials necessary for life is the ____
cell
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starch is a ________ and is made up of ________
carbohydrate/sugars
(carbohydrate/sugars or nucleic acid/nucleotides)
special proteins called _____ make many different chemical reactions in a cell occur quickly
enzymes
--NO HINT--