- 52.2.1: Based on the climograph in Figure 52.9, what mainly differentiates ...
- 52.2.2: Identify the natural biome in which you live, and summarize its abi...
- 52.2.3: If global warming increases average temperatures on Earth by 4C in ...
Solutions for Chapter 52.2: The structure and distribution of terrestrial biomes are controlled by climate and disturbance
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A continuous spectrum with dark lines superimposed.
Unconsolidated sediment deposited by a stream.
The tendency of a mineral to break along planes of weak bonding.
A pass between mountain valleys where the headwalls of two cirques intersect.
A phenomenon of light by which otherwise identical objects may be differentiated.
Mass per unit volume of a substance, usually expressed as grams per cubic centimeter
Dust and gases found between stars.
Varieties of the same element that have different mass numbers; their nuclei contain the same number of protons but different numbers of neutrons.
See Oceanic ridge system.
All discovered and undiscovered deposits of a useful mineral that can be extracted now or at some time in the future.
Atoms combine in order that each may have the electron arrangement of a noble gas; that is, the outer energy level contains eight neutrons.
The natural remnant magnetism in rock bodies. The permanent magnetization acquired by rock that can be used to determine the location of the magnetic poles and the latitude of the rock at the time it became magnetized.
Open ocean of any depth. Animals in this zone swim or float freely.
The portion of a shadow from which only part of the light source is blocked by an opaque body.
Metamorphism associated with large-scale mountain-building processes.
A very large star of high luminosity.
A layer in the atmosphere of limited depth where the temperature increases rather than decreases with height.
A system of streams in which nearly parallel tributaries occupy valleys cut in folded strata.
A tributary that flows parallel to the main stream because a natural levee is present.