Biology: The Unity and Diversity of Life (14th Edition)

Published by Brooks/Cole Publishing Co.
ISBN 10: 1305073959
ISBN 13: 978-1-30507-395-1

Chapter 1 - Self-Quiz - Page 20: 4

Answer

Homeostasis.

Work Step by Step

Homeostasis is a self-regulating process to maintain balance (such as mammals controlling body temperature) so that the organism can adjust to conditions that are optimal for survival.
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.