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Which of the following laws of thermodynamics explains why only a fraction of the energy ingested by Organism A is used in making new cells or growing?

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A

The first law of thermodynamics, which states that matter is never created or destroyed.

B

The first law of thermodynamics, which deals with conservation of energy.

C

The second law of thermodynamics, which explains that all systems seek entropy.

D

The second law of thermodynamics, which deals with the conservation of momentum in a physical system.