What do the desert lizards do when their body temperature drops?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

What do the desert lizards do when their body temperature drops?
 
(a) They burrow in the sand
 
(b) They hide in the soil
 
(c) They move in a shady place
 
(d) They bask in the sun
 
This question was addressed to me in my homework.
 
I want to ask this question from Organisms and Populations topic in chapter Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

Correct choice is (d) They bask in the sun
 
To explain I would say: The desert lizards are cold-blooded animals that cannot regulate their body temperature. They bask in the sun when their body temperature drops to regulate their temperature to perform various metabolic activities.