Type
Crossword
Description

Cool summers, mild winters, lots of rainfall throughout the year Marinecoastwest
Cool summers, mild winters, lots of rainfall throughout the year Mediterranean
warm temperatures and heavy rainfall throughout the year tropicalwet
warm temperatures throughout the year, dry winter desert
short, cool summers, long cold winters, precipitation varies tundra
short, mild summers ; long cold winters ; light precipitation subartic
temperatures can be warm or mild ; rainfall low (10"-20"/year) and unreliable steppe
mountain areas above the timberline ; varies with elevation and local conditions highlands
cold all year long (below freezing) icecap
hot, wet, short summers ; cold , long winters huidcontinental
warm , dry summers ; mild, wet winters mediterranean
hot, wet summers ; mild wet winters humisubtropical

Climate Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Warm temperatures and heavy rainfall throughout the year. TropicalWet
Warm temperatures throughout the year; dry winter Desert
Warm, dry summers; mild, wet winters Mediterranean
Cold all year long (below freezing) Icecap
Mountain areas above the timberline; varies with elevation and local conditions Highlands
Warm temperatures throughout year; dry winter TropicalDry
Temperatures can be warm or mild; rainfall low (10"- 20"/ year) and unreliable Steppe
Cool summers, mild winters, lots of rainfall throughout the year MarineCoastWest
Hot, wet summers; mild wet winters HumidSubtropical
Hot, wet, short summers; cold, long winters HumidContinental
Short, mild summers; long cold winters; light precipitation Subarctic
Short, cool summers; long cold winters, precipitation varies Tundra

Biomes Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The amount of biomes. six
A large area with similar biotic and abiotic factors. Biome
A grassland that has a lot of rainfall during some seasons and very little rainfall in others. Savanna
Characterized by very low winter temperatures and short, cool summers. Tundra
A non-living thing. Abiotic
Biomes that are found on land. Land Biomes
A grassland with warm summers and cold winters. Temperate Grasslands
A region that has little or no plant life, long periods without rain, and extreme temperatures: usually found in hot climates. Desert
A living thing. Biotic
Gets its name from conifers, the main type of tree that grows there. Coniferous Forests
Comes from a Latin word that means "to fall off." Deciduous
Has warm temperatures and high rainfall that allows a lot of plants to grow. Tropical Rain Forests
The natural home or environment of an animal, plant, or other organisms. Habitat
The temperature and precipitation of a particular area. Climate

Home Sweet Biome Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

climate determines what types of plants grow here biome
this type of factor in the environment is nonliving abiotic
features that allow organisms to survive adaptations
a biome which has low average temperatures and small amounts of precipitation tundra
this biome has more precipitation than a tundra but has similar temperatures taiga
a type off tree who's thin leaves survive all year long coniferous
a biome in which the weather is very dry and receives very little rain desert
a biome with a variety of grasses and a few trees grasslands
this type of grassland has hot summers, cold winters and moderate precipitation temperate
this biome has trees that lose their leaves in the winter forests
this type of tree's leaves thrives in this forest all year around deciduous
this forest has a long cool season and a dry summer rainforest
this rain forest biome is warm all throughout the year, and receves a lot of rain tropical
a piece of land that is soaked with water for most of the year wetland
where a river meets a ocean estuary
an ecosystem that includes a water environment aquatic
water that has very little salt in it. freshwater
a large body of salty water oceans

Geography 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Climate Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

having little or no rain; too dry or barren to support vegetation. Arid
free from moisture or liquid; not wet or moist. Dry
of or characteristic of the Mediterranean Sea, the countries bordering it, or their inhabitants. Mediterranean
The climate in these areas vary by temperature, humidity, atmospheric pressure, precipitation and wind. There are four different climate zones, which include the cold zone, tempered zone, subtropical and tropical zones. The tropical zone is located near the equator. It is usually warm year-round with high humidity. Climate region
abandon (a person, cause, or organization) in a way considered disloyal or treacherous. Desert
the weather conditions prevailing in an area in general or over a long period. Climate
a large naturally occurring community of flora and fauna occupying a major habitat, forest or tundra Biome
usually of tall, densely growing, broad-leaved evergreen trees in an area of high annual rainfall. Also called tropical rain forest. Tropical rainforest
forests or temperate broad-leaf forests are dominated by trees that lose their leaves each year. They are found in areas with warm, moist summers and mild winters Temperate deciduous
A climate is a zone of climate characterised by hot, usually humid summers and mild to cool winters. It normally lies on the southeast side of all continents, generally between latitudes 25° and 40°. Humid subtropical
a vast, flat, treeless Arctic region of Europe, Asia, and North America in which the subsoil is permanently frozen. Tundra
dome-shaped sheets of ice found near the North and South Poles. They form because high-latitude polar regions receive less heat from the Sun than other areas on Earth. Polar Ice Cap
a grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few trees. Savanna
resembling the tropics, especially in being very hot and humid. Tropical
each of the four divisions of the year (spring, summer, autumn, and winter) marked by particular weather patterns and daylight hours, resulting from the earth's changing position with regard to the sun Seasons
the action or fact of elevating or being elevated. Elevation
the height of an object or point in relation to sea level or ground level. Altitude
the degree or intensity of heat present in a substance or object, Temperature
rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. Precipitation
the heat required to raise the temperature of the unit mass of a given substance by a given amount Specific heat
marked by a relatively high level of water vapor in the atmosphere Humid
an area of high or mountainous land. Highland
a gradual increase in the overall temperature of the earth's atmosphere generally attributed to the greenhouse effect caused by increased levels of carbon dioxide, chlorofluorocarbons, and other pollutants. Global warming
the Earth's temperate zones between the tropics and the Arctic and Antarctic polar regions. Mid-latitude

Biomes Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The tundra has short and soggy ____________. summers
What layer does the tundra have? permafrost
The tundra has long and cold ________. winters
Animals in the tundra ________ to avoid harsh winters. migrate
The coniferous forest has _____ temperatures. mild
The coniferous forest has _____ dry summers. cool
The coniferous is also known as the ______. taiga
Many animals in the Taiga are _________. browsers
Many animals in each biome have a __________ _____. varieddiet
Animals in the deciduous forest eat _________. flowers
Some animals in the deciduous forest ____________. hibernate
The desert has very little _______________________. precipitation
The desert has soils rich in ____________. minerals
Many animals in the desert are ______________. nocturnal
The tundra has ______ precipitation. low

World Geo Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the weather conditions prevailing in an area in general or over a long period. Climate
the state of the atmosphere at a place and time as regards heat, dryness, sunshine, wind, rain, etc. Weather
rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. Precipitation
Hot and humid Tropical
of, relating to, or denoting a region or climate characterized by mild temperatures. Temperate
of or relating to the North or South Pole. Polar
Heating of the pacific El nino
Cooling of water in pacific La nina
a gradual increase in the overall temperature Global warming
the trapping of the sun's warmth in a planet's lower atmosphere Greenhouse Effect
a large naturally occurring community of flora and fauna occupying a major habitat Biome
Mostly evergreen shrubs etc. Coniferous
a biological community of interacting organisms and their physical environment. Ecosystem
shedding its leaves annually. Deciduous
a region having little rainfall because it is sheltered from prevailing rain-bearing winds by a range of hills. Rainshadow
When sun crosses equator Equinox
climate is a zone of climate characterised by hot, usually humid summers and mild to cold winters. Humid Subtropical
Empty space hot and dry Desert
These climates generally have a pronounced dry season Tropical wet
a thick subsurface layer of soil that remains frozen throughout the year, occurring chiefly in polar regions. Permafrost
Asia, and North America in which the subsoil is permanently frozen. Tundra
Hills or mountains Highlands
Big storm Hurricane

Meteorology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The temperature in which a gas condenses into a liquid. Dew Point
A large body of air where the temperature and moisture are constant throughout. Air Mass
This air mass develops over water and brings warm humid weather to the united states. Maritime Tropical
A short term state of the atmosphere. Weather
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period of time. Climate
This is an air mass that generally brings cool, dry weather to the united states. Continental Polar
This is an air mass that brings very cool and wet weather to the untited states. Maritime Polar
A boundry between air masses of different densities and usually different temperatures. Front
This type of front forms when warm air moves over cold air. Warm Front
This type of front forms when a warm air mass is cought between two colder air masses. Occluded Front
This is an air mass that brings very dry and hot weather to the united states. Continental Tropical
This type of front forms when a cold air mass meets a warm air mass and little to no movement occurs. Stationary Front
A desructive, rotating column of air that touches the ground. Tornado
This type of front forms when cold air moves under warm air. Cold Front
A severe storm that develops over a tropical ocean. Hurricane

Weather Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

blizzard
breezy
calm
clear
climate
cloudy
cold
cool
dew
downpour
drizzle
drought
dry
flood
flurry
foggy
forecast
freezing
frost
gloomy
gray
hail
hot
humidity
hurricane
ice
lightning
meterologist
mild
overcast
pouring
precipitation
rain
rainbow
raindrop
showers
sleet
snow
snowflake
sprinkle
storm
sun
temperature
thermometer
thunder
tornado
warm
wet
windy

Biomes Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

large habitat that is both the coldest and the driest of all biomes Tundra
dry climates that receive less than 50 centimeters of rain each year Desert
Has plants that retain water to survive the dryness. Desert
Some moss and low lying plants survive. Summers last about 6 to 10 weeks, permafrost. Tundra
Animals that live within the thick cover of the uppermost branches of rain forest trees use loud vocalizaciones to defend their territory and attract mates. Tropical Grassland Tropical Rain Forest
Warm Temperatures and abundant rainfall occur all year. Tropical Rain Forest
Temperatures are warm throughout the year, with definite dry and rainy seasons . Grassland
Vegetation includes tall grasses with scattered trees and shrubs. Grassland
Temperatures are hot in the summer and cold in the winter precipitation is spaced evenly over the year. Temperate Forest
Broadleaf forest dominates this biome, and deciduous trees loose their leaves in the winter. Temperate Forest
This biome has long, cold winters and short, warm, humid summers. Taiga
Mammals have heavy fur coats to withstand the cold winters. Taiga
grassland with scattered trees, warm, meat eaters. in africa, australia, south Ameria Savannah
Otherwise known as Chaparral Alpine
An area of land where shrubs and small trees grow. The weather is usually dry and hot. Alpine
a flat grassland in tropical or subtropical regions Savannah
Wetlands Freshwater Marsh
Deciduous Forest Temperate Forest
Rainforest Tropical Rainforest
Dry Desert