What is adaptation? Give one example each of behavioural and structural adaptations.


Adaptation is an ability of an animal which makes it suited to its environment. Some examples of adaptation are as follows:

Behavioural Adaptation: Moving in large groups is an example of behavioural adaptation. This helps in protecting the members of the group from predators.

Structural Adaptation: Polar bear has a thick coat of fur; which is an example of structural adaptation.