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Evidence of Evolution

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Which of the following statements BEST supports the claim that organisms share fundamental processes as a result of evolution?

A

All organisms have the ability to use oxygen to capture energy from the breakdown of organic molecules.

B

All organisms introduced into new environments have the capacity to fill vacant ecological roles.

C

All organisms have structures such as chloroplasts and mitochondria within their cells that reflect past symbiotic relationships between prokaryotic precursors.

D

All organisms share a genetic code organized into triplet codons, making it possible for one organism to express a gene from any other organism.