Ecology: Biome Practice Test! Quiz

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Ecology: Biome Practice Test! Quiz

Would you be interested in taking this ecology biome practice test? A biome is an ecological idea that is closely related to the ecosystem. It usually refers to a large-scale community of organisms influenced by shared environmental conditions, such as climate and geology patterns. This quiz presents several groups of familiar objects and asks you to define them. If you need to know more about ecology, this quiz may be of assistance.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Permafrost, mosses and lichens, caribou, insects, wolves, musk oxen, less than 10 inches of rainfall per year
  • 2. 
    Grasses, few trees, African elephant, lion, koala bear, frequent fires
  • 3. 
    Conifers, few maples,  mosses and lichens, beavers, elk, black bears, logging, Pacific Northwest
  • 4. 
    Cacti, camels, gila monster, less than 10 inches of rainfall, ATV’s destroy habitats
  • 5. 
    Chimpanzee, gorilla, plants grow in layers, deforestation, 80-400 inches of rainfall 
  • 6. 
    Big open spaces, few trees, fertile soil, hot in summer, cold in winter, coyote, prairie dog, bald eagle
  • 7. 
    Hot, dry summers, mild, wet winters, slight variation in temperature, low-lying evergreen shrubs and small trees, coyotes, mountain lion, threatened by human development and wildfires
  • 8. 
    Dominant trees are conifers, Alaska, Canada, moose, artic hare, very short growing season, constant daylight during summer, 15-20 inches of rainfall per year
  • 9. 
    Deciduous trees, Eastern US, 4 seasons, 30-60 inches of rain per year, maples, oaks, walnuts, raccoon, white-tailed deer, grey squirrel, acid rain, fungal diseases
  • 10. 
    Mosses and lichens, caribou, insects, wolves, musk oxen
  • 11. 
    Maples, oaks, walnuts, raccoon, white-tailed deer, grey squirrel
  • 12. 
    Dominant trees are conifers, moose, artic hare
  • 13. 
    Low-lying evergreen shrubs and small trees, coyotes, mountain lion
  • 14. 
    Coyote, prairie dog, bald eagle
  • 15. 
    Conifers, few maples,  mosses and lichens, beavers, elk, black bears
  • 16. 
    Definition of biome
  • 17. 
    Canopy
  • 18. 
    Permafrost
  • 19. 
    Epiphyte
  • 20. 
    Estivation
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