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Related Benchmark: SC.5.E.7.3
Reporting Category: Earth and Space Science
Type: MC: Multiple Choice
Difficulty: N/A
Question:
Earth has many types of climate zones. The map below shows the tundra climate zones of the Northern Hemisphere.



Which of the following best describes this type of climate zone?
Answer Options:
A. It is very hot because it is on the coastline.
B. It is very wet because it is below sea level.
C. It receives very little snowfall because it is close to the ocean.
D. It has very cold temperatures because it is far from the equator.
Answer Key:
D