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Post by isuckatbiology » Thu Nov 29, 2007 3:43 am

Why do must food chains consist of no more than three or four levels?? Help!! :shock:

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Post by mith » Thu Nov 29, 2007 7:50 am

entropy
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Enjoying one moment at a time;
Accepting hardships as the pathway to peace;
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Post by woolleyy » Thu Nov 29, 2007 5:00 pm

good answer!

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Post by rickyboxer32 » Fri Nov 30, 2007 2:48 pm

This is because as energy is trasfered from one organism to another through diet more energy is lost. All energy origianlly comes from the sun, then is stored in plants as starch. This energy is transfered to the amimal that eats the plant. Then when that animal is eaten the energy is transfered to then next animal. So as you can see, even when you eat chicken that energy is still coming from the sun.

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