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An example of an endothermic animal would be a dog and an ectothermic animal would be a snake. Endothermic animals must generate their own heat to stay warm and ectothermic animals can warm up using outside sources like ... More »

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Examples of exothermic processes include burning of coal, rust formation and dissolution of quick lime in water. On the other hand, some endothermic processes include dissolution of Ammonium Chloride in water and nitric ... More »

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Endothermic, or heat-absorbing, processes include melting ice cubes, evaporating liquid water, melting solid salts, cooking an egg, baking bread, separating ion pairs and splitting a gas molecule. Other examples include ... More »

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An ectothermic animal is an animal that creates heat from the environment, typically by sunning. Examples of ectothermic animals include amphibians, invertebrates, reptiles and many forms of fish. More »

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An animal with a band of discolored fur around its torso is an example of a neutral mutation, because the discoloration has no effect on the animal's ability to survive or reproduce. This type of mutation occurs in both ... More »

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An example of parasitism in the rainforest is leeches and any animal. Leeches are parasites, attaching to and feeding off of the blood of animals. According to parasitic relationships, this benefits the leeches while har... More »

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According to the BBC, an animal can physiologically adapt to a new habitat. For example, a fox may adapt to extreme heat in order to survive in the environment. Most animals physiologically adapt by developing means for ... More »

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