What does the vegetation consist of?
Tall grass with stunted and scattering trees grouped near water sources.
How high does the grass grow?
What must the trees in the grasslands adapt too?
Long periods of drought
Describe the Trees in the grassland.
Some are short with wide tops to shade the trunk.
The trees in the grassland are ___.
Deciduous (shed leaves)
Why do some have wide trunks?
To store water for the winter
What are the leaves in the forest like?
Sparse, small, shiny, and thin
Why are the leaves sparse, small, shinny, and thin?
To give off less water during drought
Why do the roots go deep into the ground?
To search for water
What are the grasslands mainly used for?
Farming and livestock