Unit 3 Quiz #2 Review Climate, Soils, Vegetation Check off each item as you complete in on your study sheet! Climate 1) Weather verses climate 2) Factors affecting climate (LOWERN). Understand the terms and associated diagrams. 3) Continental verse Maritime climates 4) 3 types of precipitation. Understand them and there associated diagrams. 5) Know the 8 climate zones of Canada, common forms of precipitation in each, continental or maritime, and what is our climate zone? 6) Climate Graphs, know how to read and interpret them, properly construct one, and how to calculate average annual temp, annual temp. range, total annual precipitation and be able to determine seasonal distribution of precipitation. (Remember pencil crayons, rulers, and calculators for the test) 7) Using a diagram, show how a mountains create very wet and dry areas. Soils 8) Define leaching and calcification 9) What are the 4 elements of soil? Vegetation 10) Define Tree line, permafrost, transition zone, coniferous and deciduous trees 11) Know the vegetation regions and typical vegetation found within each.