Are barnacles plants or animals?

Answer Barnacles are small crustaceans that interlock with each other and attach themselves to rocks, ships, pilings and even living creatures such as whales, to feed on the plankton that washes over them... Read More »

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What Animals Eat Plants & Animals?

An animal that eats both plants and other animals is classified as an omnivore. There are two types of omnivores; those that hunt live prey: such as herbivores and other omnivores, and those that ... Read More »

How are animals useful to plants?

An ecosystem exists in balance through the mutually beneficial relationships that exist between plants and animals. In ecological terms, plants are producers, taking energy from the sun to fuel pho... Read More »

How are animals different from plants?

Both plants and animals are organisms. An organism is defined by the Merriam-Webster Dictionary as "a living being." However, just because both plants and animals are organisms does not mean they a... Read More »

Why is it it O.K. to eat plants and not animals?

Plants have no nervous system (venus fly traps and other examples of plant moment are made using water pressure and cell growth.) They also have no brain. Therefore they cannot feel pain or fear l... Read More »