As Discussed in the Investigating Life Feature,scientists Tested the Hypothesis

Question 50
Multiple Choice

As discussed in the Investigating Life feature,scientists tested the hypothesis that chili peppers are hot A) to deter seed destroyers without affecting dispersers. B) to deter all animals from destroying the seeds. C) to promote dispersion when animals drop the hot fruit. D) for a reason unrelated to seed dispersal or destruction. E) to promote pollination of the peppers.