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A Food Chain Comprises of Cat, Seed-eating Bird, Plants, and Dog. the Organism Which Will Have the Maximum Concentration of Harmful Pesticides Coming Through the Food Chain is Most Likely to Be : (A) - Science

A food chain comprises of cat, seed-eating bird, plants, and dog. The organism which will have the maximum concentration of harmful pesticides coming through the food chain is most likely to be :
(a) cat
(b) plants
(c) dog
(d) seed-eating bird

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Solution

 dog
The concentration of harmful pesticides in the bodies of birds and animals increases at each trophic level, and hence the dog in the given food chain will have the maximum concentration of harmful pesticides. 

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Lakhmir Singh Class 10 Biology (Science)
Chapter 5 Our Environment
Q 49 | Page 242
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