Ch 9: Order Monotremata

About This Chapter

This self-paced chapter examines order Monotermata animals. Access these engaging lessons and quizzes at any time to prepare for exams, finish homework assignments or catch up in a science class.

Order Monotremata - Chapter Summary

Take a look at this mobile-friendly chapter to review basic information regarding the animals in the order Monotremata. As you progress through this series of simple and informative lessons, you'll explore information about the habitats, adaptations, reproduction, classification and locomotion of order Monotremata animals, including the platypus. The chapter includes plenty of self-assessment quizzes to help you check your understanding of key lesson concepts. Work through the chapter at your own pace, and submit questions to our instructors if you need any extra help. When you're finished working through the chapter, you should be able to:

  • Interpret facts about platypuses
  • Understand platypus locomotion and classification
  • Evaluate platypus adaptations and habitat
  • Describe platypus eggs and reproduction

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