Q. 1104.5( 4 Votes )

X is a wild animal which eats only the flesh of other animals whereas Y is a domestic animal which feeds mainly on green grass.

(a) What are animals like X known as?

(b) What are animals like Y known as ?

(c) Which animal, X or Y, has a longer small intestine? Why?

(d) Name one animal which is like X.

(e) Name one animal which is like Y.

Answer :

(a) Carnivores

(b) Herbivores

(c) Animal (Y) has a longer small intestine. Y is an herbivorous animal which eats grass. Grass contains cellulose which is a carbohydrate and gets digested with difficulty. A longer small intestine facilitates complete digestion of cellulose.

(d) Lion

(e) Cow

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