To which trophic level do producers (photosynthesizers or autotrophs) belong?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 3 months ago

To which trophic level do producers (photosynthesizers or autotrophs) belong?
 
(a) Second
 
(b) Third
 
(c) First
 
(d) Fifth
 
The question was asked during an online interview.
 
I’m obligated to ask this question of Ecosystem topic in section Ecosystem of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 3 months ago

Correct choice is (c) First
 
The explanation: Producers are organisms that make their own food with the help of energy obtained from chemicals or the sun, water, and air. They belong to T1 that is the first trophic level.