Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever
or

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

5th grade

Vocabulary about BIOMES

TermDefinition
tundra a biome located near the North and South Poles; poor soil (frozen)
temperate/deciduous forest a biome with deciduous trees and medium rainfall; trees change color in the fall; North Carolina
grassland a biome with low rainfall and dry climate; at risk for fires
tropical rainforest a biome with abundant rainfall; floor does not get much sun; constant temperature; many species of organisms
desert a biome with little rain and extreme temperatures (cold and hot); drought resistant plants
estuary a biome where fresh and salt water meet in a coastal area; many species of organisms
taiga the largest of all the land biomes; also called coniferous forest; has evergreen (coniferous) trees; very cold and dry; a Russian word meaning "forest."
ocean salt water covering about three quarters of the Earth's surface; There are 4: Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, and Arctic.
biome a region of the Earth's surface and the climate, plants, and animals found in it
Created by: pclinard
Popular Science sets

 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards