Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Animal Adaptations

No description

Noah Boeta

on 4 March 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Animal Adaptations

African Hedgehog Q: Besides having stiff spines that stick out of their bodies and help protect them, these animals also have loose skin under these spines and powerful back muscles. Why?

A:They have to get around and withstand climate. American Alligator Q: How are these alligator's eyes adapted to seeing in water?

A: They have third eye that helps them hunt for fish underwater. Bactrian Camel Q: Camels have many adaptations that allow them to live successfully in desert conditions. List these adaptations and how they benefit the camel.

A: It can change its skin during the seasons. Koala Q: How are the hands of a Koala adapted for life in a tree?

A:They need to get home and their home is in the trees. Sea Otters Q: Sea otters spend almost their entire lives in water. They eat, sleep, and even have their babies in water. How is their fur adapted to keep them warm? Why is it a critical situation when otters encounter oil spills?

A: Their keeps them warm because it has two layers of fur to keep it warm. It is very critical when there is an oil spill because the oil will weight they down and they will drown in the water.

Q: What do they eat?

A: They eat mostly fish. Burmese Python Q: How are the mouths of pythons adapted to finding prey and swallowing large prey?

A: The more the prey struggles the more it sinks into its teeth. South African Burrowing Bullfrog Q: What do they eat?

A: It eats termites, grasshoppers, crickets, and millepedes.

Q: How do they hold on to prey that is struggling to escape?

A: They hold it with its mouth. Giraffe Q: Why are Giraffes able to go for long periods of time without water?

A: They rely on morning dew and water content of their food.

Q: Why are their long necks adapted to their lifestyle?

A: It allows them to grab leaves that are high up in the trees. Polar Bears Q: Why do polar bears have such big feet?

A: Help to distribute their weight as they walk.

Q: How does their fur keep them warm?

A: Their fur is made of hollow hairs. Squirrel Monkey Q: Where in the world do they live in?

A: They live in Northern Peru.

Q: What do they eat?

A: Insects, spiders, bird eggs, young birds, fruit and nuts.

Q: These monkeys live in group. How does this help them?

A: Their vulnerable because their little. Gila Monster Q: What do Gila Monsters do to avoid the heat of the day?

A: They hide in the shadows.

Q: What do Gila Monsters do in the winter months to keep warm? How do they survive during winter months with little food?

A: They travel to warmer climates.
Full transcript