Location,
Location
Animals
Plants
Weather Forecast
Just the facts
100
This humid biome is located between the Tropics and along the equator and is home to the most numerous types of plants and animals.
What is a tropical rain forest?
100
Animals that eat only animals.
What is a carnivore?
100
Coniferous trees are the main plant of this biome.
What is boreal, taiga or coniferous forest?
100

This biome has a four distinct seasons.

What is a temperate forest?

100
What is the number of major land biomes?
7
200
This biome is located in the far north but does not get much snow.
What is tundra?
200
Elephants, giraffes and zebra live here in Africa.
What is a savannah?
200
Grass and small shrubs dominate this biome region.
What is a grassland?
200

Receives less than 10 inches of rain per year with the amount of evaporation being greater than the precipitation.

What is a desert biome?

200
When a rabbit eats a plant, what level consumer is it?
What is a primary consumer?
300
This biome is found in Canada and is also called taiga.
What is boreal or coniferous forest?
300
Living and non-living factors make up the environment. Animals are part of the living things and are
What is biotic?
300
A saguaro cactus is one of the few plants that can survive the extremes of this region.
What is a desert?
300
This biome is extremely cold and dry and receives the same amount of precipitation as a desert.
What is tundra?
300
Rainfall, snow or hail
What is precipitation?
400
This biome is found in the middle latitudes and is home to the largest animals on Earth.
What is grassland or savannah?
400
Gila monsters and other reptiles live here in this extreme biome.
What is a desert?
400
Plants in this biome grow in 4 distinct layers: canopy, emergent layer, understory and floor.
What is a tropical rain forest?
400

Usually gets 15-40 inches of rain. Fires and droughts are common.

What is a chaparral?

400

4 factors in an area that determines it's biome.

What is latitude, rainfall, altitude, and distance from the ocean?

500
This biome has much diversity and trees that lose their leaves in winter.
What is deciduous forest?
500
An example would be a buzzard or a crow.
What is a scavenger?
500
Plants can photosynthesize and are called what?
What is an autotroph?
500

What is the name for grassland in the US?

What is prairie or plain ?

500
Animals cannot make food. They are called
What is an heterotrophs?
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