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Unformatted text preview: 1. Her jaws contain cutter teeth. 2. She has a curved stinger to sting repeatedly. II.The worker bee works to maintain and protect the colony. A.The worker bee gathers the nectar, pollen and water. B.They build and maintain the nest. C.They protect all of the bees. 1. They have stingers that enable them to protect. III. The drone bee’s only function is to mate with the queen bee. A.They have large wings because mating is done in the air. B. They do not have stingers because they die immediately after mating. Conclusion I.As we have seen, form fits function when it comes to honey bees. II. These distinct functions of honey bees are essential to the production of honey(the sweet, sugary, sticky substance we all love). Bibliography Hadley, Debbie. "Honey Bees-Roles Within the Honey Bee Colony." About.com . 2009. The New York Times Company. 23 Feb. 2009 <http://insects.about.com/od/antsbeeswasps/p/honeybeesociety.htm>....
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- Fall '07
- Beekeeping, Honey bee, honey bees, Queen Bee, honey bee colony