(5) Energy flow in a food chain

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The Energy Flow in the Food Chain 

Animals use energy to breathe, move and keep warm. They also use it to obtain food, chew and digest it. This means that energy taken from an organism will be used by said organisms and will not be available for the next trophic level. 

A very rough average, 10% of ingested energy will…


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