Which are the three types of consumers?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 3 months ago

Which are the three types of consumers?
 
(a) Autotrophs, heterotrophs, and decomposers
 
(b) Herbivores, carnivores, and decomposers
 
(c) Producers, heterotrophs, and decomposers
 
(d) Herbivores, heterotrophs, and carnivores
 
The question was asked in final exam.
 
The above asked question is from Ecosystem in section Ecosystem of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 3 months ago

Right option is (b) Herbivores, carnivores, and decomposers
 
The best I can explain: The organisms that cannot manufacture their own food and obtain ready-made organic food from producers are called consumers. The herbivores, carnivores, and decomposers are the three main types of consumers.