a. How are termite colonies the same or different from ant colonies?
b. Describe how insects mark their territories.
c. Do all sexes participate in defending the territories of the colonies? How are the territories defended?
d. How can the various functions of insects be described within colonies (e.g. compare and contrast termites, bees, ants, wasps, etc.)?
e. What environmental conditions impact the health of colonies?
f. What information have scientists learned about insect colonies that has had direct impact on human societies?
g. How has our understanding of evolution been impacted by scientific work with insect colonies?