Which organisms eat each other and form various levels of the food pyramid?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

Which organisms eat each other and form various levels of the food pyramid?
 
(a) Carnivore
 
(b) Omnivores
 
(c) Herbivore
 
(d) Decomposer
 
I had been asked this question in exam.
 
My doubt is from Population Interactions-2 in division Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

Correct answer is (a) Carnivore
 
Easy explanation: The carnivores eat each other and form various levels of the food pyramid. It derives its energy and nutrient requirements from killing and eating other animals. These are the predators and the organisms they eat are called prey.