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Change over time.
Is the process by which modern organisms have descended from ancient organisms
Organisms that are best adapted to an environment survive and reproduce more than others
Each species produces more offspring that can survive
Each Individual has a unique combination of inherited traits.
An inherited trait that increases an organisms chances of survival
Individuals compete for limited resources.
Natural Selection occurs through "Survival of the Fittest"
ability to survive and reproduce.
Individuals with the best traits adaptions will survive and have the oppurtunity to pass on it's traits