1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data 1. A car can move automatically using the energy stored in covalent bonds. Can we say the car is alive? Why? 2. Relevant equations no equations 3. The attempt at a solution I think the keyword in this tutorial disucssion is alive. Being alive means to have the ability to reproduce and have its own metabolism/adapt to its own surroundings etc.This question is kind of open-ended. Hope to have more people sharing their views on my homework question. Thanks in advance.