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Animal Behavior

Animal Behavior

Animal Behavior: Who Doesn't Love a Fish 'Stache? True or False

1. If a bird imprints on the wrong species, what might happen to it?It won’t mate with its own species.
2. Lateral lines on sharks help them:Track down odors to find food
3. Why might animals hunt in groups?To protect each other from stormy weather
4. What does Hamilton’s rule predict?When altruism will be favored by natural selection
5. Female fish that like males with mustaches is an example of:Intersexual selection
6. Why does one male elephant seal get to mate with all the females on his beach?The male elephant seal won access to all the females by fighting off all the other males.
7. How do ambush predators hunt?By sitting and waiting until prey come to them
8. Which of these goes into optimal foraging theory calculations?Search time
9. Which of the following does not eat meat?Herbivore
10. Which type of reproductive behavior is most likely to result in male parental care?Polygyny

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