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Solutions for Chapter 31.5: Fungi play key roles in nutrient cycling, ecological interactions, and human welfare
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Annual temperature range
The difference between the highest and lowest monthly temperature means.
A fold in sedimentary strata resembling an arch.
A quasi-horizontal chonolith composed of anastomosing ductoliths, whose distal ends curl like a harpolith, thin like a sphenolith, or bulge discordantly like an akmolith or ethmolith.
A form of condensation best described as a dense concentration of suspended water droplets or tiny ice crystals.
A large group of stars.
A substance that cannot be decomposed into simpler substances by ordinary chemical or physical means.
Igneous activity that occurs outside the crust.
An isolated mountain remnant characteristic of the late stage of erosion in an arid region.
An eclipse of the Moon.
The appearance or quality of light reflected from the surface of a mineral.
Many meteors appearing in the sky caused when Earth intercepts a swarm of meteoritic particles.
A vertical conduit through which magmatic materials have passed.
The O, A, and B horizons in a soil profile. Living roots and other plant and animal life are largely confined to this zone.
The process of thrusting oceanic lithosphere into the mantle along a convergent boundary.
The increase in temperature with depth. It averages 1° C per 30 meters (1–2° F per 100 feet) in the crust.
The alternating horizontal movement of water associated with the rise and fall of the tide.
The release of water vapor to the atmosphere by plants.
A nourishment level in a food chain. Plant and algae producers constitute the lowest level, followed by herbivores and a series of carnivores at progressively higher levels.
The central, completely dark part of a shadow produced during an eclipse.
The electrons involved in the bonding process; the electrons occupying the highest-principal energy level of an atom.