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Science Class Cafe Crossword Puzzle

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large region characterized by climate biome
barren land with very low temperatrues and very little precipitation tundra
also called the boreal forest Taiga
evergreen trees coniferous trees
biome that is dry, hot during day and cold at night desert
biome that has grasses and few trees; average temperatures grassland
broadleaf trees that drop leaves as winter approaches deciduous trees
bogs, marshes, and swamps wetland
partially enclosed body of water estuary
long term temperature and precipatation patterns in a region climate
a type of ecosystem located in or near oceans marine
biome located near Earth's equator tropical rain forest
soil type, sunlight, water abiotic factors
biome located in the Pacific Northwest temperate rain forest

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Grasslands Crossword

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a large area of flat unforested grassland steppe
a large open area of grassland prairie
a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few trees savanna
_______ are a division of a larger biome grouping of grasslands that includes tropical savannas temperategrassland
a large area of flat land with few trees plain
animal that arent extinct but almost rhino
is fire good for the grassland? yes
a threat to the grasslands overgrazing
the temperate grassland has two seasons, which are growing and dormant
_____ make them safer herds
savanna has ______ animals bigger
temperate grassland has _______ animals smaller
________ are made to run fast to get away from predators antelope
_____ _____ are endangered african elephants

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Weather Crossword

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A rainstorm that includes lightning or thunder thunderstorm
An instrument used to measure atmospheric pressure barometer
The height above Earth's surface altitude
A large region of air that has a similar temperature and humidity air mass
When wind reaches more than 199 kilometers per hour hurricane
The force put on a given area by the weight of it air pressure
The layer of gasses closest to Earth troposphere
A meeting place between air masses front
The transfer of heat through the movement of a gas or liquid convection
blows steadily in predictable directions and over long distances global wind
The air that surrounds Earth atmosphere
A rotating funnel-shaped cloud that contains winds that blow up to 480 kilometers per hour tornado
a seasonal wind that brings heavy rain monsoon
The average weather conditions of a place or region climate
An ongoing movement of ocean water current

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Unit 1 bingo Crossword

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non-living chemical and physical parts of the environment that affect living organisms and the functioning of ecosystems. Abioic factor
a change or the process of change by which an organism or species becomes better suited to its environment Adaptation
the largest biome out there Aquatic biome
the variety of life in the world or in a particular habitat or ecosystem. Biodiversity
A large community of plants and animals that occupies a distinct region Biome
the regions of the surface, atmosphere, and hydrosphere of the earth (or analogous parts of other planets) occupied by living organisms Biosphere
are the living components of an ecosystem. Biotic factors
the statistics of weather, usually over a 30-year interval Climate
a group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristic in common. Community
a barren area of land where little precipitation occurs and consequently living conditions are hostile for plant and animal life. Desert
a biological community of interacting organisms and their physical environment. Ecosystem
the tidal mouth of a large river, where the tide meets the stream Estauries
a large area covered chiefly with trees and undergrowth. Forest
an area of low-lying land that is flooded in wet seasons or at high tide, and typically remains waterlogged at all times. Marsh
an individual animal, plant, or single-celled life form. Organisim
a thick subsurface layer of soil that remains frozen throughout the year, occurring chiefly in polar regions Permafrost
all the inhabitants of a particular town, area, or country. Population
is the saltiness or dissolved salt content of a body of water Salinity
a wetland that is forested Swamp
the sometimes swampy coniferous forest of high northern latitudes, especially that between the tundra and steppes of Siberia and North America. Taiga
major regions in the Earth that share the same climate despite being in different geographical locations Terrestrial biome
a type of biome where the tree growth is hindered by low temperatures and short growing seasons. Tundra
a place where the land is covered by water, either salt, fresh or somewhere in between Wetland

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Biomes Word Search

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altitude
latitude
permafrost
Tundra
Deserts
chaparral
temperate grassland
savanna
temperate desiduous forest
temperate rain forest
understory
canopy
Emergent layer
Tropical rain forest
Climate

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Biomes Crossword

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coniferous forest taiga
What is the name of a grassy plain biome? Savannah
What is a dry biome? desert
A cold biome found in high latitudes. tundra
Another word for forest roof. Canopy
Another name for the plants that grow on the floor of the forest. Understory
A feeding relationship between organisms. food chain
Area where the ground is always frozen. permafrost
A type of pattern explored in geography (two words). spatial pattern
Trees that lose their leaves all at once in winter. Deciduous
A region of the globe dominated by plants and animals specially adapted to the climate and living conditions. Biome
The drop in temperature as you go higher in altitude. Lapse rate
A water based ecosystem. Aquatic ecosystem
A land based ecosystem. Terrestrial ecosystem

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Marine Ecosystems Crossword

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A ecosystem that is based on salty water marine
a microscopic photosynthetic organism phytoplankton
consumers that feed on phytoplankton Zooplankton
zone where the ocean meets the land intertidal
zone where water becomes deeper towards the continental shelf Neritic
This zone is the deep water in the ocean oceanic
this zone is also know as the sea floor benthic
this provides food for the coral reefs algae
this is where fresh water from streams and rivers meets with ocean water estuary
a small stream that feeds into a river is called a tributary
fresh water zone closest to the shore littoral
a treeless wetland ecosystem where plants such as cattails and rushes grow marsh
a wetland ecosystem where trees and vines grow swamp
a tropical grassland with scattered clumps of trees Savanna
hot, dry regions that support a variety of plants and animals deserts
this forest gets up to 400 cm of rainfall each year rain
a non living factor is called this abiotic
a geographic area characterized by certain types of plant and animal communities biome
these forests produce seeds and cones coniferous
preferred living site in a rain forest canopy

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Biomes Crossword

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A large region of land with a distinct climate and certain types of plant and animal life Biome
The uppermost layer of a forest at the tops of the trees Canopy
The general pattern of weather in a particular part of the world over a long period of time Climate
Tree that produces seeds in cones and has needle like leaves Conifer
Tree that drops its leaves at the end of the growing season Deciduous tree
Dry climate that receives an average of less than 25 centimeters of rainfall per year Desert
Large land region in which the main types of plants are grasses Grassland
Layer of Earth in the tundra biome that is frozen to a depth of about one metre year round Permafrost
Biome consisting of a grassland with scattered trees Savanna
A conifer forest biome located south of the tundra Taiga
A mid-latitude climate Temperate
A cold, dry, mostly treeless land biome located at high altitude or at high latitudes Tundra
A wet, warm biome with 3 layers of forest; the canopy, understory, and forest floor Tropical rainforest
A forest biome with broad-leaf trees that lose their leaves at the end of the growing season; has distinct seasons Temperate Deciduous Forest
animal relationship (4 types) Symbiosis
Both animals benefit Mutualism
On animal benefits and one is hurt Parasitism
one animal benefits and one is fine Commensalism
How plants make their own food through this process Photosynthesis
All living and nonliving things in an area ecosystem

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Science project Crossword

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The study of where organisms live Biogeography
The very slow movement of the continents Continental drift
The movement of organisms from one place to another caused by wind water or other living things Dispersal
An organism that is carried into a new location by people Exotic species
The typical weather patterns over a long period of time Climate
A group of land ecosystems with similar climates and organisms Biome
A leaky roof formed by tall trees Canopy
A layer of shorter trees and Vines below the canopy Understory
An area that receives less than 25 centimeters of rainfall per year Desert
An area that is populated mostly by grasses and other non-woody plants and receives 50-90 centimeters of rainfall each year Grassland
Big wrestling close to the equator that receives as much is 130 centimeters of rainfall per year Savanna
Sheds its leaves and grow new ones each year Deciduous tree
Humid biome that receives lots of rain with a large variety of plant and animal species there two different types tropical and temperate these two different location and temperature Rainforest
A tree that produces its seeds in cones and that has needle-shaped leaves Coniferous tree
An extremely cold dry biome that receives less than 25 centimeters of rain per year Tundra
Soil that is frozen all year Permafrost
An ecosystem that is classified as having lakes ponds rivers or streams I can include a variety of habitats Freshwater ecosystem
Colder climate region with coniferous trees cold snowy Winters and rainy Summers that are warm enough to melt the snow Boreal forest taiga
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce Adaptation

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Geography 1 Crossword

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Rivers, mountains, steppes, for example LANDFORMS
Weather in a place over a long period of time CLIMATE
One half of the Earth, either Eastern, Western, Northern, or Southern Hemisphere
0 Degrees Longitude PRIMEMERIDIAN
0 degrees latitude EQUATOR
Type of map showing elevation TOPOGRAPHICAL
2-dimensional representation of Earth Map
Body of land surrounded by water Island
Extremely dry area with extreme temperatures. Desert
A large body of fresh water surrounded by land LAKE
An area of land covered by shallow water, at least some of the time wetland
a vast, flat, treeless Arctic region of Europe, Asia, and North America in which the subsoil is permanently frozen. TUNDRA
a large area of flat unforested grassland in southeastern Europe or Siberia Steppe
Narrow strip of land that joins two large areas ISTHMUS
large seasonal temperature differences, with warm to hot (and often humid) summers and cold (sometimes severely cold) winters HUMIDCONTINENTAL
Land surrounded by water on 3 sides PENINSULA
A narrow body of water connecting two larger bodies of water STRAIT
West coasts in higher middle latitudes of continents, and generally features cool summers and cool (but not cold) winters MARINE
Areas of high precipitation, warm year-round, usually near the equator TROPICAL
Warm, wet winters and hot, dry summers MEDITERRANEAN
Compass ________: indicates north and south on a map ROSE
Areas of low ________________ are close to sea level elevation
Temperatures close to the equator are ____________ WARM

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