...Beauty, cleaning, DIY tips and more - free to join!
   Login   Contact us   Site map   Puzzle Club   Ask a question    Newsletter

Why do African elephants have large ears?


Question asked by: knowitall

Their ears are larger than the Indian elephant because they live in hotter conditions and are bigger and more active - it can hear more acutely, and allow it to lose a lot of body heat.
By: Unknown
star star star star
Average rating for this answer is 4 / 5

Rate Answer
Comment or provide your answer to this question
No comments have been added to this question "Why do African elephants have large ears?".
Ask a New Question

Find out more about Biology

Biology Questions and Answers

evolution Questions and Answers

Next question: why is there a dawn chorus?


Become a Member! It's Free >>>

Share on Facebook: On Twitter: TwitterTweet this!

Question Keywords

ears  elephants  african  

More Questions:

Biology
Describe The Six Type Of Element?
The Contractile Vacuole Is Found In What?
Atmosphere
What Role Do The Enzymes Secreted By The Pancreas Play In The Digestive Process?