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Unformatted text preview: If not, what would explain this? Which of the two is more accurate and why? 8. __________How many food calories per gram are in Baked Doritos ? 9. __________Using the most accurate information available to you, determine how long would it take to burn off the food calories contained in 1 gram of Baked Doritos. 10. ___________How long would it take to burn off the food calories contained in 1 serving of Baked Doritos? How does this exercise help to illustrate energy flow in an ecosystem and the typical pyramid of biomass? Besides energy acquisition , what other activities do organisms do that burns or requires energy? What is the relative rate of respiration of an insect compared to a mammal? As a result, which do you think is more efficient at metabolism and energy conversion? As a result, how does this relate to insects being described as an environmentally friendly choice of foods?...
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This note was uploaded on 04/12/2011 for the course ECOLOGY 143 taught by Professor Anibal during the Winter '11 term at Grand Valley State University.
- Winter '11