Open Ocean Biome: Plants, Animals, Climate & Definition


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_____ is a measure of the salt content of ocean water.

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1. The largest biome on our planet is the _____ biome.

2. Floating organisms that drift with the ocean current and form the base of many food chains are known as

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet will help you gauge your understanding of the features of the open ocean biome. Topics you'll need to know to pass the quiz include understanding what is the measure of the salt content of ocean water as well as knowing the largest biome on the planet.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • What the measure of salt content is in ocean water
  • The largest biome on the planet
  • Variability of temperatures of the ocean
  • Percentage of marine life in the upper zone of the ocean

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz will let you practice the following skills:

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge you've gained regarding open ocean biome's characteristics
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related climate, plants, and animals in an open ocean biome lesson
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases and terms that describe the salt content of ocean water

Additional Learning

To learn more about the largest of all biomes, review the corresponding lesson Open Ocean Biome: Plants, Animals, Climate & Definition. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Know what a biome is and the difference between biotic and abiotic factors of a biome
  • Understand the largest of all biomes and what it consists of
  • Appreciate the common forms of plants and animals found in an open ocean biome
  • Explain the variable characteristics of the climate and where most life can be found