Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 12 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 23

Answer

A mouse.

Work Step by Step

For a mouse, there is a greater amount of radiating area per kg of body weight, compared to an elephant. It radiates a greater amount of energy per kilogram. This means the mouse needs a greater daily amount of food per kilogram of its body weight.
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