Vocabulary
Animals
Plants
Water Environments
Dry-Land

100

A large area of the earth that has its own set of conditions and characteristic living things
What is a biome?

100

Which biome would a monkey live in?
What is a rainforest?

100

Corn, wheat, grasses, and flowering herbs grow here.
What is a grassland?

100

A small body of fresh water surrounded by land where turtles, ducks, newts, snails, frogs, and beavers live
What is a pond?

100

What biome is Roanoke?
What is a temperate forest?

200

All of the plants and animals living together in the same place
What is a community?

200

In what biome do rabbits, hawks, snakes, lizards, spiders, and insects live?
What is a desert?

200

Maples, oaks, beech, birch, pine, and fir trees grow in this kind of biome.
What is a forest?

200

When a stream flows into another, larger body of flowing fresh water
What is a river?

200

What biome has few plants because of its frozen soil?
What is a tundra?

300

A wet area with grasses and cattails, but no trees and shrubs
What is a marsh?

300

Cattle, kangaroos, elephants, lions, wolves, and wildcats make their homes in this kind of Biome
What is a grassland?

300

Shrubs, small trees, yuccas, Joshua trees, and cacti grow in this biome.
What is a desert?

300

A wetland with trees and shrubs
What is a swamp?

300

This biome has less rain than any other biome.
What is a desert?

400

A biome that receives a lot of precipitation and has high daytime temperatures
What is a rainforest?

400

Monarch butterflies, toucans, macaws, chimpanzees, and gorillas live in this biome.
What is the rainforest?

400

Tall trees and shrubs, palms, mosses, and ferns grow here.
What is a rainforest?

400

Whales, dolphins, sharks, octopus, squid, and sting rays live in this environment.
What is a salt water environment?

500

The average weather conditions of a biome for many years
What is climate?

500

Squirrels, mice, rabbits, owls, hawks, deer, fox, wildcats, and bears live in this biome.
What is a forest?

500

A forest in which the leaves turn gold, orange, and red before falling to the forest floor.
What is a deciduous forest?

500

Black bears, white tailed deer, opossum, raccoons, snakes, and snapping turtles live in this water environment.
What is a swamp?

500

Which biome has more plants and animals than any other biome?
What is the rainforest?