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What is the region bounded by two concentric circles called?


What is the point equidistant from all points on the circle called?


What is a line segment whose endpoints lie on the circle called?


What is any connected part of a circle called?


What is the distance between any point of the circle and the centre called?


Explain the challenges in defining life, especially when considering viruses.

The challenges in defining life include distinguishing biological processes from non-biological matter, and the replication of viruses only within host cells, making it difficult to categorize them as living or non-living.

Describe the different philosophical definitions of living systems that have been proposed.

Various philosophical definitions of living systems have been proposed, such as self-organizing systems, which aim to explain the organization and behavior of living organisms.

Discuss the presence of life in extreme environments and the organisms that inhabit them.

Life exists in harsh environments, occupied by extremophiles, which are organisms adapted to survive and thrive in extreme conditions such as high temperatures, salinity, or acidity.

Explain the ancient theories about the nature of life, as proposed by Empedocles and Aristotle.

Empedocles's materialism theory asserts that life was composed of four eternal elements, while Aristotle's hylomorphism theory posits that living things have souls and embody both form and matter.

When did life originate, and what is the concept of a universal common ancestor?

Life originated at least 3.5 billion years ago, resulting in a universal common ancestor, from which all living organisms have evolved over time.

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