Living Environment Regents Review Practice Ecology Question 12
Wednesday, 24 June 2009 12:13
A food pyramid representing relationships in a pond community is shown below
The light energy from Sun is made available to the pond community through the activities of the organisms at which level?
Correct Answer: Option A – A – Algae
Algae use the sunlight water and other minerals to produce their own food. Water fleas feed on algae. Minnows feed on Water Fleas and Bass feed on Minnows. Hence, algae become the source of accumulating converting and transferring the light energy from the sun through the pond community.
Hence, Option A is the correct answer and options B, C and D are incorrect
We are not affiliated with, nor endorsed by, the New York State Education Department.
The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by "Technology Strategies for Success" and while we strive to keep the information up-to-date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.