Unformatted text preview: The resulting numbers for the second through fourth trophic levels in the following chart represent what happens to the energy originally provided by your selected fruit or vegetable if it were passed along the food chain. Column D shows total energy available from the previous trophic level, column E represents the energy gained , and column F represents the energy lost as heat. Observe trends in energy change, then post your response to Discussion Question 1 in the Main forum. Type of producer or consumer Total energy available from previous level (100%) Energy from total gained by consumer (10%) Energy from total lost when consumed (90%) Input calories here and hit Enter. Input calories here and hit Enter....
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- Spring '10
- Energy, trophic level, Calorie, Trophic dynamics, Primary producer Primary consumer Secondary consumer Tertiary