Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

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

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.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
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

WGU climates

Arctic Tundra
Arctic cold, long winters; very short mild season
Arctic snow all year
Arctic low deciduous shrubs, mosses, lichens
Humid Continental Deciduous forest
Humid Continental cool, wet winters, warm dry summer
Humid Continental moderate precipitation
Humid Continental broadleaf deciduous trees
Humid Subtropical Rainforest
Humid Subtropical Mild to tropical all year
Humid Subtropical high total precipitation
Humid Subtropical broadleaf evergreen or subtropical coniferous
Mediterranean Chaparral
Mediterranean cool, wet winter; hot dry summer
Mediterranean rain-free summers
Mediterranean evergreen broadleaf; evergreens, cacti, olive & fruit trees
Tropical Savanna
Tropical warm to tropical
Tropical high total precipitation
Tropical deciduous trees and grassland; long tap roots, thick bark to resist fires
Continental Subarctic Taiga
Continental Subarctic cold to mild all year
Continental Subarctic low total precipitation
Continental Subarctic needleleaf evergreen forest
Highlands Alpine
Highlands long, cold winters; short, cool summers
Highlands dry air - mountains, low precipitation
Highlands small groundcover plants that grow in sandy and rocky soil
Arid Desert
Arid very dry, very hot all year
Arid scarce rain
Arid ground- hugging shrubs and short woody trees; spiny leaves
Arctic Northern Alaska
Humid Continental Illinois
Humid Subtropical Florida
Mediterranean California
Tropical Southern Mexico
Highland Oregon/Washington
Arid Nevada/Arizona
Created by: barbd00
Popular Geography sets




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:
restart all cards