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Chapter 3 Quiz



True/False
Indicate whether the sentence or statement is true or false.
 

 1. 

An avalanche can cause a lot of erosion in a short period of time.
 

 2. 

Hibernation is when plants lose their leaves and stop growing in the winter.
 

 3. 

Migration is when animals leave one place and travel a long distance to be in warmer climates.
 

 4. 

Some animals grow more fur to help them stay warm during the winter.
 

 5. 

Winter weather in British Columbia is usually colder than summer weather.
 

Matching
Match the weather event or adaptation with its sentence.
 
 
a.
thunderstorm
b.
hail
c.
tornado
d.
blizzard
e.
drought
 

 6. 

A _________________ makes it harder for farmers to water their crops.
 

 7. 

A ______________ can cause flooding and lightning.
 

 8. 

A _____________ can cause large snow piles.
 

 9. 

______________can damage plants and break windows.
 

 10. 

The winds in a ____________ can be as high as 500 km/h.
 

Answer the Question
Use sentences to answer the question.
 

 11. 

How does winter weather affect the growth and behaviour of the lilac plant and the ground squirrel?
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