i. Mosses and Lichens are found in tundra vegetation.
ii. Thorny bushes are found in hot and dry desertic climate.
iii. Steppe grassland is found in Central Asia.
iv. Cedar is a softwood tree.
v. Campos is tropical grassland of Brazil.
vi. Prairie is temperate grassland.
vii. Grass in temperate grasslands is short and nutritious.
i. Thorny shrurbs and scrubs grow in the dry region. True
ii. The changes in the type of natural vegetation occur mainly because of the changes of climatic condition. True
iii. Rose wood, ebony, mahogany are common trees of tropical deciduous forests. False
iv. The temperate evergreen forests are located in the mid latitudinal coastal region. True
Ans. Taiga means pure or untouched in the Russian language.
Ans. Citrus fruits are cultivated in hot dry summers and mild rainy winters.
Ans. Trees shed their leaves in the dry season to conserve water.
Ans. Hardwood trees – Rosewood and Mahogany
Ans. Tall and softwood evergreen trees make the coniferous forest unique.
Ans. Savannah grasslands are found in Africa.
Ans. The other name of tropical evergreen forests is tropical rainforests.
Ans. Veld Temperate Grassland is in Africa.
Ans. Llanos grasslands are found in Venezuela.
Ans. Tropical deserts are located on the western margins of the continents.
Ans. Elephants, zebras, giraffes, deer, leopards are common in tropical grasslands.
Ans. The two factors on which the growth of vegetation mostly depends are temperature and moisture.
Ans. These are found in the mid latitudinal zones and in the interior part of the continents.
Ans. The animals have thick fur and thick skin to protect themselves from the cold climatic conditions.
Ans. Silver fox, mink, polar bear are the common animals found in the coniferous forest.
Ans. These thick forests occur in the regions near the equator and close to the tropics.
Ans. Mediterranean regions are known as ‘Orchards of the world’ for their fruit cultivation.
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