Temperate Deciduous Forests: Climate & Examples


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What is the term used to describe the area of the earth that lies between the polar regions and the tropics?

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1. What is the definition of deciduous?

2. Which of the following species is NOT common in a temperate deciduous forest?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Challenge your knowledge on temperate deciduous forests and the animals and plants that call them home with this worksheet and quiz. The questions will ask you to define this type of forest, identify species that live in temperate deciduous forests, and list animal adaptations to this habitat.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this assessment you'll be asked to:

  • Identify the word for the part of the earth that lies between the polar regions and the tropics
  • Define deciduous
  • Distinguish species found in temperate deciduous forests
  • Explain the reason why some trees lose their leaves during winter
  • Point out animal adaptations to living in a temperate deciduous forest

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on temperate deciduous forests
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the type of plants found in temperate deciduous forests
  • Making connections - understand why biodiversity has to adapt to the seasons in a temperate deciduous forest

Additional Learning

To gather more information concerning temperate deciduous forests, look over the corresponding lesson called Temperate Deciduous Forests: Climate & Examples. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Name characteristics of temperate deciduous forests like temperature, precipitation, and location
  • Identify plants and trees commonly found in temperate deciduous forests
  • Understand how trees survive winter
  • List animals found in temperate deciduous forests and their adaptations to the environment