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    The Building Blocks of Biology

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    Often, prokaryotic cells exist as simple unicellular organisms, but in some species, prokaryotic cells can grow together in colonies or filaments. In addition, some species, such as Cynaobacteria or Myxobacteria, demonstrate intercellular communication, or might even produce specialized cells and structures. However, only eukaryotic cells form the bodies of multicellular organisms with complex internal specialization. Develop one or two hypotheses explaining why only eukaryotic cells are found in multicellular organisms.

    The attached file is what I submitted due to not really understanding the subject. The instructor is asking me to resubmit the work to try and get a grade higher than 0, thats right zero.

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    I read through what you wrote but as your instructor indicated, it doesn't address the question. It may be all true, but it doesn't address the question.

    Therefore, here's some useful material that should get you started. Read it carefully to understand what I'm driving at.

    Only eukaryotic cells form the bodies of multicellular organisms with complex internal specialization. Why is this so? Think about it. Larger cell types can specialize. Smaller cell types can't specialize as much. ...

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