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k12 Ecosystem
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Science
3rd Grade
08/24/2011

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Term
Climate
Definition
The usual weather in a certain area over many year
Term
Ecosystem
Definition
All living and nonliving things that interact in a particular region
Term

describe the climate in each of the following region:

 

Tropical

Definition
hot all year long; weather is usually hot and humid; rains often; wet and dry season
Term

describe the climate in each of the following region:

 

temperate

Definition
distinct seasons (spring, summer, fall, winter); not too warm nor too cool; not too wet nor too dry;
and changeable weather
Term

describe the climate in each of the following region:

 

polar

Definition
snowy and extremely cold all year long; short summers and long, dark winters; and dry air
Term

List at least one ecosystem that is found in each climate zone.

 a. tropical

Definition
tropical rain forest, marine, freshwater, grasslands desert
Term

List at least one ecosystem that is found in each climate zone:

 

temperate

Definition
deciduous forest, boreal forest, grasslands, desert, marine,
freshwater, temperate rain forest
Term

List at least one ecosystem that is found in each climate zone

Polar

Definition
tundra, marine, freshwater, desert
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