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Metabolism involves exchanges of chemical matter with the external environment, and extensive transformation of _____ matter.
organic
Metabolism involves the release or use of ______energy.
chemical
Chemical regulators called ______ organize activities inside of the organism. _____ of the organism are muscles and glands.
hormones
Effectors
Growth requires the organism to take material in and organize according to own ++++++
structures
To accomplish growth the organism expends some of the energy acquired during _____
metabolism.
During growth, an organism transforms material unlike itself into material like ____
itself
Reproduction is the process of producing +++++ of oneself.
copies
Asexual reproduction involves only one parent and resulting cells are generally +++++ to the original cells.
identical
During evolution changes occur in ++++++
populations
Ecology is the study of the relationships between organisms and their relationships with their ______
environments
Fundamental building blocks of matter are _______
elements
An atom is the smallest part of an _____ that can enter into combination with other atoms of elements.
element