What are the physical characteristics of the tropical rainforest?

In this lesson we will be learning about physical characteristics of tropical rainforests. We will look at climate, the layers, animals and plants as well as the distinctive soils.

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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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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

What are the physical characteristics of 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.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

Lesson summary: What are the physical characteristics of the tropical rainforest?

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