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What is true of the energy that is passed from one trophic level to the next in a food chain

a. About 10% of the energy passed from one level to the next is released as heat
b. About 10% of the stored energy of one level becomes stored energy at the next
c. The energy at each level increases by about 10%
d. The total energy at all trophic levels is constant

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It is true that the energy at each level increases by about 10%. An average of 10% of energy is transferred at each trophic level (90% lost), resulting in a decreasing amount of energy and biomass at each higher level

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maybe d

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B, definitely not d.

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