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______converts solar energy into chemical energy by_____.
Producers
Photosynthesis
The four basic types of building blocks are___,___,___,and___.
Monosaccharides
Amino Acids
Nucleotides
Fatty Acids
Consumers can be divided into two types:_____and_____.
Herbivores
Carnivores
Carnivores can be divided into two types:_____and_____.
Predators
Scavangers
Producers utilize ___and___to form___through photosynthesis.
Water
Carbon Dioxide
Carbohydrates
Cheetah is considered to be a_____predator, because it hunts predominantly_____.
Specialists
Thomson's gazelles
In Oregon the_____have developed resistance to the tetrodotoxin,a potent_____produced by_____.
Garter snakes
Neurotoxin
Taricha Newts
The Nile crocodile is an example of a_____presdator. Their huntin tactic is by_____.
Generalist
Stealth
_____have become master hunters of the night sky with the use of _____to map their environments with pinpoint accuracy.
Bats
Echolocation
To detect the approaching bats,_____have developed a simple_____to detect the_____sounds emitted by the bats.
Moths
Ear
Bats
To escape from predation, the moths will alter their_____when they detect approaching_____.
Flight Paths
Bats
The_____shut off their_____when they get close to a moth, relying entirely on hearing.
Brown big-eared bats
Sonar
Using a group cooperative strategy,_____work together to hunt_____.
Chimpanzees
Colobus monkeys
Chimpanzees subsist mainly on a_____diet, but they occasionally supplement their diet with meat from hunting_____.
Vegetarian
Colobus monkeys
In the past 50 years, a_____system has been developed to raise cattle in confinement and to feed them with_____.
Feedlot
Corn
To prevent the spread of_____diseases, the cattle feeds are heavily supplemented with_____.
Infectious
Antibiotics
The excessive use of antibiotics in the_____system to raise cattle increases the probability of the emergence of antibiotic resistant_____strains
Feedlot
Bacterial
To prevent the spread of_____diseases, the cattle feeds are heavily supplemented with_____.
Infectious
Antibiotics
The excessive use of antibiotics in the_____system to raise cattle increases the probability of the emergence of antibiotic resistant_____strains
Feedlot
Bacterial