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    "Survival of the Fittest" in terms of Natural Selection

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    Can you please describe the term "Survival of the Fittest" in terms of Natural Selection. Can you please also give an example of survival of the fittest, i.e. the development of antibiotic resistant bacteria, and explain.

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    Becasue of environmental conditions, two different areas in a continent have different types of organisms and species. And the struggle for existence in an environment results in the organism reproducing to leave more of its kind to establish. During this process, there is a huge increase in the number of offsprings of a particular species. ...

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