An immature frog (a tadpole) lives in a pond or lake. However, the adult frog possesses special adaptations that permit it to survive in a terrestrial environment. These special adaptations __________.
maximize body temperature
permit the adult frog to maintain its internal water balance given the solute concentration of its hypotonic surroundings
maximize the rate of water loss from its body
maximize the interception of solar energy
help prevent the adult frog's body from drying out