An Overview of Hot Deserts Flashcards

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  • Look through all the flashcards to see what’s on both sides.
  • Make sure you understand the information on each card. If something’s unclear, click the link to the revision notes at the bottom of the page for more details.

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Note: We may include questions that have multiple correct answers. It’s useful to remember specific examples to understand these concepts better.

What are hot deserts and where are they generally found?

Hot deserts are dry biomes with extreme temperatures, found around the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn, between 15 and 30 degrees North and South of the Equator.

Why are hot deserts significant to the Earth’s ecosystem?

Hot deserts play a crucial role in the development of mineral reserves and have unique geological features. They offer insights into resilience and survival through the adaptations of their flora and fauna.

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