How do Chimpanzees adapt to the environment?

Chimpanzees have adapted to their environment through having opposable thumbs just like humans but for chimpanzees the opposable thumb allows them grasp and climb trees, the hands also help them in grooming each other. Chimpanzees have also adapted to their environments through sensory adaptations that helps them in seeing, hearing and smelling. This has greatly helped them become aware of predators and also search for food.

How do Chimpanzees adapt to the environment

Chimpanzees have also adapted to their environment through the use of tools for example they shape tools and dip them in holes to collect termites, honey and ants, they also use twigs as tooth picks, use stones to crack hard nuts and they also teach their young how to make and use this tools. Chimpanzees have also been observed taking some plants to get rid of parasites in their digestive system.

Chimpanzees have adapted to their environment by forelimb-suspensory locomotion. This is done by using their long hands to swing from tree branches while the shorter behind legs also help them on ground for walking and standing occasionally. Chimpanzees have adapted to the environment through their large brains that they use for decision making, they can make their own tools and follow instructions given to them. They have special neuron in their brains.

Chimpanzees have also adapted to their environment through different communication skills; they express feelings to others using faces, body language and vocalization. Through this communication they have adapted to socialism and one chimpanzee can easily communicate a situation to another for example in case of predators around their environment. The special facial muscles help them in expressing their emotions.

Chimpanzees have also adapted to their environment with very strong canine teeth that they always display to scare away predators and they also use the same teeth for tearing prey such as monkeys, small antelopes and birds.

Chimpanzees have also adapted to their environment with their social way of living in groups, they always help one another while catching prey and defending their territories as a group. They also change locations everyday and never stay in one place for a long time.

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