Which of the following statements is an example of behavior at the proximate level?

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Spiny lobsters navigate home before dawn so that predators that hunt by sight cannot find them.

You stumble and fall off a cliff.

A startled penguin has increased neural activity leading to spasms in the sphincter muscle, which results in the release of stool.

Workers within an ant colony tend to the needs of the queen.

 

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A startled penguin has increased neural activity leading to spasms in the sphincter muscle, which results in the release of stool.

 

answered Jan 2, 2013 by PureLife ~Expert~ (413 points)

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