CT.3.2. Heredity and Evolution: Organisms can survive and reproduce only in environments that meet their basic needs. a) Plants and animals have structures and behaviors that help them survive in different environments.
3.2.1. Compare and contrast the external features and behaviors that enable different animals and plants (including those that are extinct) to get food, water and sunlight; find mates; and be protected in specific land and water habitats.
3.2.2. Explain how behaviors such as hibernation, dormancy and migration give species advantages for surviving unfavorable environmental conditions.
3.2.3. Give examples of ways animals benefit from camouflage.
3.2.4. Evaluate whether an adaptation gives a plant or animal a survival advantage in a given environment.