Who formulated the 10% law of a food chain?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 3 months ago

Who formulated the 10% law of a food chain?
 
(a) Blackman
 
(b) Ernst Rutherford
 
(c) Gregor Mendel
 
(d) Raymond Lindemann
 
I got this question in examination.
 
I would like to ask this question from Ecosystem in division Ecosystem of Biology – Class 12

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Editor">Editor Staff answered 3 months ago

Correct answer is (d) Raymond Lindemann
 
For explanation I would say: The amount of energy transferred from organic matter in a food chain from one trophic level to another is 10 percent. This is stated in a law known as ‘10% law’. It was given by Raymond Lindemann in 1942.