Want to see correct answers?
Login or join for free!
  Biology Worksheets
Looking for Biology worksheets?
Check out our pre-made Biology worksheets!
Share/Like This Page
Filter By Grade

You are browsing Grade 5 questions. View questions in All Grades.

Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7 Grade 8 Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12 College

Fifth Grade (Grade 5) Biomes Questions

You can create printable tests and worksheets from these Grade 5 Biomes questions! Select one or more questions using the checkboxes above each question. Then click the add selected questions to a test button before moving to another page.

Previous Page 1 of 4 Next
Grade 5 Biomes
Even at the very bottom of the ocean life exists. In 2005, tiny single-celled organisms, called caroline grants, a type of plankton, were discovered in the Challenger Deep trench southwest of Jamaica in the Pacific Ocean.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 5 Biomes
What is the biome that has:
-year-round rain and warm temperatures
-soil that is poor in nutrients
-many different types of organisms?
  1. tropical rainforest
  2. taiga
  3. hot desert
  4. prairie grassland
Grade 5 Biomes
What is the biome that has:
-long, cold winters and short, cold summers
-mostly small plants
-soil that is frozen year-round?
  1. temperate deciduous forest
  2. tropical rainforest
  3. cold desert
  4. tundra
Grade 5 Biomes
What is the biome that has:
-hot summers and cool winters
-a medium amount of rain
-soil that is rich in nutrients?
  1. prairie grassland
  2. hot desert
  3. tropical rainforest
  4. taiga
Grade 5 Biomes
What is the biome that has:
-warm, wet summers and cold, wet winters
-soil that is rich in nutrients
-only a few types of trees?
  1. savanna grassland
  2. tropical rainforest
  3. temperate deciduous forest
  4. cold desert
Grade 5 Biomes
What is the biome that has:
-a small amount of rain or snow
-dry, thin soil
-long, cold winters?
  1. hot desert
  2. cold desert
  3. tropical rainforest
  4. tundra
Grade 5 Biomes
What is the biome that has:
-a small amount of rain
-dry, thin soil
-many different types of organisms?
  1. hot desert
  2. tropical rainforest
  3. tundra
  4. temperate deciduous forest
Grade 5 Biomes
What is the biome that has:
-long, cold winters and short, cool summers
-many evergreen trees
-soil that is poor in nutrients?
  1. cold desert
  2. taiga
  3. tundra
  4. prairie grassland
Grade 5 Biomes
What is the biome that has:
-warm summers and warm winters
-a rainy season and a dry season
-soil that is poor in nutrients?
  1. savanna grassland
  2. taiga
  3. hot desert
  4. tundra
Grade 5 Biomes
Which of these ecosystems is richest in biodiversity?
  1. temperate forest
  2. tropical rainforest
  3. temperate grassland
  4. desert
Grade 5 Biomes
Why are wetlands an important environmental resource?
  1. They help to flood dry areas.
  2. They decrease the water vapor supply.
  3. They decrease the groundwater supply.
  4. They are homes for many animals.
Grade 5 Biomes
Known for snow, and evergreen (coniferous) trees. It is the largest biome. The colors of plants and animals are darker. The tree's leaves are needle-like, and never stop doing photosynthesis. Animals and adaptations are relatively the same to the Tundra
  1. Tundra
  2. Tropical Rain Forest
  3. Deciduous Forest
  4. Taiga
Grade 5 Biomes
It is the wettest biome and gets the most rainfall. There is much diversity of organisms and it is near the equator. The soil quality is poor, so plants get energy from decomposing animals and plants. Most animals, such as monkeys, snakes, and insects live on trees. What is it?
  1. Desert
  2. Tundra
  3. Deciduous Forest
  4. Tropical Rain Forest
Grade 5 Biomes
Large ecosystems with their own climate, soil, plants, animals- found in different parts of the world are called                .
  1. taiga
  2. grasslands
  3. pollutants
  4. nitrogen cycle
  5. carbon cycle
  6. extinct
  7. biomes
  8. decomposers
Grade 5 Biomes
This scientist's contributions in ecology were tremendous. This scientist published a book called "Silent Spring" which woke the American population to protect our world from a ecological disaster.
  1. Lois Wallace
  2. Rachael Carson
  3. Helen Swift
  4. Susan Bell
Grade 5 Biomes
Saltwater ecosystems include                     .
  1. lakes and ponds
  2. oceans and estuaries
  3. rivers and streams
Grade 5 Biomes
Which biome is home to more species than any other biome?
  1. taiga
  2. grassland
  3. deciduous forest
  4. tropical rainforest
Grade 5 Biomes
A community of animals and plants on a large scale, defined mainly by vegetation is called                .
  1. ecosystem
  2. rainforest
  3. grassland
  4. biome
Grade 5 Biomes
A                is an example of a biome.
  1. pond
  2. bacteria
  3. grassland
  4. mammal
Grade 5 Biomes
How are tundra and desert ecosystems similar?
  1. They both have rich soil.
  2. They both support a lot of plant life.
  3. They both receive little rainfall.
  4. They both have extremely warm temperatures.
Previous Page 1 of 4 Next
You need to have at least 5 reputation to vote a question down. Learn How To Earn Badges.