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why pig eat more than frog?? ( urgent )

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why pig eat more than frog?? ( urgent )

Postby sw_chan0626 » Sat Jun 11, 2005 5:24 am

why pig eat more than frog??

> is that because pig's size is larger
> pig's surface area to volume ratio is larger
> pig has greater heat loss
> pig needs to eat more to compensate for heat loss
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Postby mith » Sat Jun 11, 2005 5:31 am

Hmm, I've always thought that sumo wrestlers eat more because they're bigger/fatter.
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Postby sw_chan0626 » Sat Jun 11, 2005 5:42 am

so is my ans is correct or not??
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Postby mith » Sat Jun 11, 2005 6:17 am

Well, which one is your answer? All 4? I can tell you at least 1 is wrong.
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Postby sw_chan0626 » Sat Jun 11, 2005 6:20 am

which one??

I just want to say that all these four are right, are they??
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Postby sw_chan0626 » Sat Jun 11, 2005 6:38 am

can others help me... I have my exam later
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Postby mith » Sun Jun 12, 2005 1:31 am

Surface area to Volume is smaller in the pig than in the frog.
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