Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

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.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read 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.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
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

Ch 5.2

Ch 5.2 Climate Regions

rain forest climate zone that receives at least 2m of rain per year, located mostly on the tropical wet climate zone
steppe a prairie or grassland found in semiarid regions
savanna grassland located close to the equator that may include shrubs and small trees and receives as much as 120 cm of precipitation a year
desert a dry climate region that receives on average less than 25cm of rain a year
humid subtropic a wet and warm climate found on the edges of the tropics
subarctic climate zone that lies north of the humid continental climates
permafrost permanently frozen soil found in the tundra
tundra an extremely cold and dry climate region characterized by short, cool summers and bitterly cold winters
Created by: lrlong