Endotherms: Examples & Explanation


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Which of the following can regulate their own body temperature?

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1. An endotherm can raise its body temperature by ______.

2. Because they can regulate their own body temperature, endotherms can live in _______.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

What do you know about endotherms and how they work? Some of the topics you'll be assessed on in this quiz/worksheet combo include examples of endotherms as well as the environments in which you will find them.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Check what you know about the following:

  • Organisms that can regulate their own body temperature
  • Body temperature regulation process in endotherms
  • Environments where endotherms can live
  • Endotherm examples and characteristics

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on endotherms
  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of body temperature control to recognize what's unique about endotherms
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast endotherms and ectotherms

Additional Learning

For further insight, review the accompanying lesson, which is titled Endotherms: Examples & Explanation. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define the term 'endotherm'
  • Understand how endotherms regulate their body temperature
  • Compare the survival rates for endotherms and ectotherms in extreme temperature conditions