Where are the Earth's biomes?

In this lesson, we are going to be learning about where the Earth's six major biomes are located and how their position on the Earth impacts their climates. We conclude by considering the huge variation that exists within continents.

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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!

Q1.Flora means animals.

1/3

Q2.Choose the correct statement.

2/3

Q3.Match the biome to the temperature range.
Tropical Rainforest
Temperate Deciduous Forest
Coniferous Forest (Taiga)
Tundra
Grasslands (Savanna)
Desert

3/3

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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!

Q1.Flora means animals.

1/3

Q2.Choose the correct statement.

2/3

Q3.Match the biome to the temperature range.
Tropical Rainforest
Temperate Deciduous Forest
Coniferous Forest (Taiga)
Tundra
Grasslands (Savanna)
Desert

3/3

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Where are the Earth's biomes

End of lesson quiz

Q1.Choose the correct statement.

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Q2.How many major biomes are there?

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Q3.Why is it hotter nearer the equator than at 30°N and 30°S?

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Q4.Which three continents contain a tundra and a desert?

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Where are the Earth's biomes

End of lesson quiz

Q1.Choose the correct statement.

1/4

Q2.How many major biomes are there?

2/4

Q3.Why is it hotter nearer the equator than at 30°N and 30°S?

3/4

Q4.Which three continents contain a tundra and a desert?

4/4

Lesson summary: Where are the Earth's biomes?

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