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Name the 4 middle latitude climates.
1. Mediterranean
2. Humid Subtropical
3. Marine West Coast
4. Humid Continental
What climate is found in Georgia, North and South Carolina?
Humid Subtropical
What climate is found in the middle of large continents?
Desert
What climate is strongly influenced by ocean currents?
Marine West Coast
What is the smallest climate?
Mediterranean
What climate is found along the coast of Washington?
Highland
What climate is hot and rainy all year?
Humid Tropical
What climate is rainy and hot half the year and drier the other half?
Tropical Savanna
In what climate are evergreen forests very common?
Subarctic
What climate has 4 distinct seasons?
Humid Continental
What climate has a high and low sun season?
Tropical Savanna
In this climate, winter lasts all year.
Ice Cap
What climate makes it possible for snowball fights along the equator?
Highland
What climate contains permafrost?
Tundra
Name the 2 dry climates.
1. Desert


2. Steppe
Name the 2 low latitude climates.
1. Humid Tropical


2. Tropical Savanna
This is not a latitude climate.
Highland
What climate is a semiarid grassland with scattered trees?
Steppe
What climate has a tropical rain forest?
Humid Tropical
Name the 3 high latitude climates.
1. Subarctic

2. Tundra

3. Ice Cap
What climate has wild fires?
Mediterranean
What climate contains only small plants in the short summers?
Subarctic
What climate is caused by being on the leeward side of a mountain?
Desert
In what climate can temperatures be scorching hot during the day and very cold during the night?
Desert