Flashcards in Chapter 2, Section 3 Deck (11):
Broad grasslands with few trees.
Weather pattern characterized by rainy mild winters and cool summers
Marine west coast climate
Weather pattern characterized as mild, rainy winters and hot, dry summers
Weather patterns characterized by long, cold, and snowy winters and short hot summers
Humid continental climate
Weather pattern characterized as hot, humid, rainy summers and short, mild winter
Humid subtropical climate
Weather pattern characterized by severely Coke and bitter winters and short, cool summers.
Vast rolling treeless plain in high latitude climates in which only the top few inches of ground thaw in summer
Permanent frozen lower layers of soil in the tundra and subarctic regions
Partly dry grassland often found on the edges of a desert
Elevation along mountains above which no trees grow