Which of the following is not a characteristic of natural selection?
A. More offspring are born than will survive to reproduce.
B. Mutations appear randomly.
C. Breeding pairs are chosen by humans.
D. Organisms that are better adapted are more likely to survive.

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  1. I would look at C as a possibility

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  2. its d.

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  3. Which term refers to the process by which individuals that are better adapted to their environment are more likely to survive and reproduce?

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