In which of the following interaction both the species are benefited?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

In which of the following interaction both the species are benefited?
 
(a) Antagonism
 
(b) Neutralism
 
(c) Symbiosis
 
(d) Predation
 
I have been asked this question during an online exam.
 
Query is from Population Interactions-3 topic in portion Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

Right choice is (c) Symbiosis
 
To explain: Both the species are benefited in a symbiotic relationship. Symbiosis can be facultative (generally live independently) or obligatory (one or both of the symbionts entirely depend on each other for survival).