what place on Earth receives the most direct sunlight?
What will make a Hurricane decrease is strength?
moving over a continent
High air pressure brigs what kind of weather?
Low pressure brings ----- weather
Wet and Rainy
The Grand Canyon was mostly formed by what?
Wind and water erosion
What are formed by wind and water erosion?
Arches like shown above
How do plants most commonly break rock?
Growing into the cracks in rocks
Cold air moving from the beach toward the ocean during the night
Both coyotes and owls eat mice,which means they do what?
Compete for food
Mushrooms are an example of what?
What are a living component of a desert in California?
Why are Decomposers an important part of the food chain?
They break down dead organisms and recycle nutrients
What causes the formation of most valleys?
Rivers and glaciers
When determining where a thunderstorm is coming from and where it may go what is very important to know?
If a tropical storm occurred on the west coast of Africa it would probably effect North America by....
Increasing the probability of a hurricane
Cirrus clouds are made out of...
What is the order of the water cycle?
In water where are producers found?
Near the top' not the bottom
Deltas form when rivers
Part (it looks like a fan)
An oxbow lake is when a meandering stream has so much deposition that ..
Part was cut off
Most valleys are formed by what?
Rivers and glaciers
In order for a person to lift an object what must happen?
The force of the pull/push must be stronger than the push of gravity.
Gravity pushes/pulls things in what direction?
As an object gets closer to the ground (as it falls) what changes?
Plants,including fruits and veggitables, are what
Venus fly traps, and other plants, can be what?
What is a job for a Decomposers?
Returning nutrients to the environment
What is the greatest threat to large predator species?
Loss of large forests
The unique patterns of shorelines are mainly caused by what?
Erosion is worse when farms are in places with...
High rainfall or servere drought
Where would producers be found in water?
Near the top,not the bottom
What is the best reference to use to determine elevation?
Why don't Carnivors live in tundras?
There are no plants, then no herbivores to support the Carnivors.
Plants and meat
To change the temperature in a tarrarium what would help?
A brighter/dimmer lightbulb
What could cause a mudslide?
The amount of rain in an area