Interdependence in the tropical rainforest

In this lesson we will be learning how the animals and plants rely completely on each other to survive. This is called 'interdependence'.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Australia has a tropical rainforest.

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Q2.The soil in the rainforest contains...

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Q3.Why is the rainfall so high?

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Q4.How tall are the trees in the emergent layer?

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Q5.Are the soils in the rainforest deep or shallow?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Australia has a tropical rainforest.

1/5

Q2.The soil in the rainforest contains...

2/5

Q3.Why is the rainfall so high?

3/5

Q4.How tall are the trees in the emergent layer?

4/5

Q5.Are the soils in the rainforest deep or shallow?

5/5

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Interdependence in the tropical rainforest - quiz

This quick quiz will help you to check your understanding of this lesson.

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Question 5

Q1.Changes to one component can have a knock-on effect on the rest of the ecosystem.

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Q2.Which of the following are stores in the nutrient cycle?

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Q3.Which is the largest nutrient store in the tropical rainforest?

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Q4.There is a rapid transfer of nutrients from the litter to the soil.

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Q5.Biodiversity is...

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Interdependence in the tropical rainforest - quiz

This quick quiz will help you to check your understanding of this lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Changes to one component can have a knock-on effect on the rest of the ecosystem.

1/5

Q2.Which of the following are stores in the nutrient cycle?

2/5

Q3.Which is the largest nutrient store in the tropical rainforest?

3/5

Q4.There is a rapid transfer of nutrients from the litter to the soil.

4/5

Q5.Biodiversity is...

5/5

Lesson summary: Interdependence in the tropical rainforest

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