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Which of the following is not a abiotic components
Bacteria and fungi are biotic organisms that act as decomposers. Water, soil and air are abiotic components.
The earth has so many different types of plants and animals. Which word best describes the above statement?
Diversity refers to the variety of organisms (plants, animals and microorganisms) existing on the earth.
Xerophytes are plants which are found in
Xerophytes live in areas with very little water in the soil; some can survive through both very wet and very dry periods. This means that while they are commonly found in deserts, xerophytic plants may also grow in salt marshes, frozen land masses like the Arctic and Antarctic, or tropical forests.
Which of these adaptations is not shown by a camel for living in deserts?
Camel shows adaptation like hump on back, passes scanty of urine and the padded soles. Camel perspires(sweat) less to reduce water loss.
The place where a living organism lives is called
Organisms that obtain their food from others are called
The organisms which depend on other organisms for food are called heterotrophs. For example, man, dog, cat, deer, tiger, cow, non-green plants like yeast are all heterotrophs. They depend on plants or other organisms for their food.
Some animals hibernate to
During hibernation, an animal's body temperature, heart rate, breathing, and other metabolic activities slow down significantly in order to conserve energy. While resources are scarce, hibernation allows animals like bears, chipmunks, and bats to use their stored energy much more slowly.
The common animals found on mountains are
Animals such as elk, moose, mule deer, white-tailed deer, pronghorn, mountain goat, bighorn sheep, black bear,yak grey wolf, etc. are found in the mountain ecosystem.
In which habitat, can the animals move fast?
In grasslands, because of the open lands, animals can move freely. Most grassland animals are able to run very fast, which allows them to escape hunting animals.
Shape, size and other features of plants depend upon their
Shape, size and other features of plants depend upon surroundings of the living things.