Ecology Fair University of Minnesota Monarch Lab
Plymouth Creek Elementary School 2007
Plymouth Creek Elementary School
16005 41st Ave N
Plymouth, MN 55446
Emma S, Eugene Z, Joe S, Ian H, Maia M, Steven H, Carlin M
Our question is which part of a cricket will a Praying Mantis eat
first. Does a Praying Mantis eat the anterior or posterior of a
H1 The mantis will eat the anterior of a cricket first.
H2 The mantis will eat the posterior of a cricket first.
H0 The mantis eats neither the anterior or posterior first. (Corn on the cob! The middle!)
are trying to support one of our hypotheses by doing experiments.We
took four Praying Mantids and fed them each week.We each made a chart
to record the data of what they ate first. The posterior, anterior
or in the middle, "corn on the cob"?