Science 10, Factors Affecting Biomes Notes/Question Set Name: Date: Block: 1. Based on what we discussed today, give your definition of a biome. What factors affect the classification of a biome? Station 1 Notes: a. What do you notice along the equator? Which biome is the most common here? What is the reason? Station 2 Notes: Station 3 Notes: Station 4 Notes: b. Look at the temperate rainforest biomes. (We live in one!) What is similar about their geological locations? What does this have to do with temperature? Station 5 Notes: What does axial tilt have to do with different biomes and their position above or below the equator? (Latitude) Station 6 Notes: What do mountainsides tell us about biomes and elevation?