The scaly skin of snakes:

  • a)
    Do not protect them from drying

  • b)
    Do not protect them from hawks/ eagles

  • c)
    Make them less harmful for Humans

  • d)
    Helps them to crawl

Correct answer is option 'D'. Can you explain this answer?

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KOMAL GURUNG
May 27, 2020
A scale protects the body of the snake, aids it in locomotion, allows moisture to be retained within, alters the surface characteristics such as roughness to aid in camouflage, and in some cases even aids in prey capture (such as Acrochordus).

Sunny Kk
Dec 20, 2021
Because it makes his body slippery

A scale protects the body of the snake, aids it in locomotion, allows moisture to be retained within, alters the surface characteristics such as roughness to aid in camouflage, and in some cases even aids in prey capture (such as Acrochordus).

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A scale protects the body of the snake, aids it in locomotion, allows moisture to be retained within, alters the surface characteristics such as roughness to aid in camouflage, and in some cases even aids in prey capture (such as Acrochordus).