Chapter 35 Quiz

Instructions
Take the chapter quiz.

This assessment is worth 100 points.

  1. The earth is actually slightly farther from the sun during the period when the Northern Hemisphere is having summer. How can this be explained?   (10 points)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  2. The following number of ant species were counted in these biomes.
       Tundra (5)
       Taiga. (18)
       Conifer Mixed Forest (41)
       Temperature Mixed Forest (103)
    The most likely reason(s) for the number of ant species in this list is/are:   (10 points)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  
    e.  

  3. When wet ocean winds blow onshore for half the year and slowly rise and cool, causing long periods of rainfall over a large area, this is referred to as   (10 points)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  
    e.  

  4. Which is/are a correct characterization of tundra?   (10 points)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  
    e.  

  5. As the latitude increases, which biome sequence would be present?   (10 points)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  
    e.  

  6. A treeless region with little rainfall in the far north is the   (10 points)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  
    e.  

  7. A forest found in a broad belt in northern Eurasia and North America, with conifers and swamps, is called the   (10 points)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  
    e.  

  8. Which of the following is NOT considered to be a treeless biome?   (10 points)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  
    e.  

  9. In which of the following ocean zone(s) is there no light?   (10 points)

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    b.  
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    d.  
    e.  

  10. There are tubeworms and clams that live at the bottom of the ocean near thermal vents. They derive their energy ultimately from   (10 points)

    a.  
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    d.  



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