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a bacterium ia able to survive boiling, frezing, and extremely dry environments by

A. undergoing binary fission
B. attaching itself to a host
C. becoming an endospore
D. going into the lysogenic cycle

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    C. (endospore). The lysogenic cycle (D) applies to viruses, not to bacteria.

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