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Thermoregulation

Q. Distinguish between ectothermic and endothermic animals. Give at least three examples of each. Discuss at least two behavioral mechanisms that endo...

Solved • Aug 7, 2018

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Q. The temperature-regulating center of vertebrate animals is located in the ________.a. thyroid glandb. hypothalamusc. subcutaneous layer of the skin...

Solved • Nov 28, 2017

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Q. Most land-dwelling invertebrates and all of the amphibians ________.a. are ectothermic organisms with variable body temperaturesb. alter their meta...

Solved • Nov 28, 2017

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Q. An example of an ectothermic organism that has few or no behavioral options when it comes to its ability to adjust its body temperature is a ______...

Solved • Nov 28, 2017

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Q. In a cool environment, an ectotherm is more likely to survive an extended period of food deprivation than would an equally sized endotherm because ...

Solved • Nov 28, 2017

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Q. What would be an advantage for an animal that conforms to a changing environmental condition, such as temperature?a. The animal's internal temperat...

Solved • Nov 28, 2017

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Q. You arrive back home from a long run on a cool February morning your faced is red. This helps you to  a. stay warm and keep your muscles working ...

Solved • Nov 17, 2017

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Q. On a hot summer day your dog's tongue is hanging out her mouth. She is using ____ to thermoregulate.a. convectionb. radiationc. evaporationd. condu...

Solved • Nov 17, 2017

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Q. Marine iguanas on Galapagos rest on black rocks after coming out of the ocean. This helps them use ____ to thermoregulate.a. convectionb. conductio...

Solved • Nov 17, 2017