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Transcript of Volcano

photo credit Nasa / Goddard Space Flight Center / Reto Stöckli
5 themes of geography/landforms project
Book Definition: A region is an area that is defined by certain similar characteristics. Those unifying or similar characteristics can be physical, natural, human, or cultural.
Book Definition: Movement refers to the way people, products, information and ideas move from one place to another.

Book Definition:
ABSOLUTE: A location can be absolute (specific) as in coordinates of a map using longitude and latitude
RELATIVE: A location can be relative - examples: next door, nearby, a short drive, down the road a ways. Or, it can be in the same general location as another location - example: next to the post office.

My definition: An Absolute location or a Relative location
Sentence Application:
What's your houses absolute and relative location?
My Definition: In an area. it can be anywhare in the world.
Book Definition: A place is an area that is defined by everything in it. All places have features that give them personality and distinguish them from other places.
Sentence Application: Irving Texas is a place, as well as the entire U.S.
My Definition: within a region has similar characteristics and people.
Sentence Application:
I live in north central region.

My Definition: People traveling to one place to the other.
Sentence Application: The Group of people had a big movement to the west.
Human-Environment Interaction
Book Definition: Human-environment interaction looks at the relationships between people and their environment; how people adapt to the environment and how they change it.

My definition: Humans change the area around them for better living.
Sentence Application:
Human-environment interaction is when people are changing the land and making things for better living.

Definition: a mountain or hill, typically conical, having a crater or vent through which lava, rock fragments, hot vapor, and gas are being or have been erupted from the earth's crust.
1. Ring of fire
2. Hawaii
3. Mt. Saint Helens
Definition: a narrow passage of water connecting two seas or two large areas of water.

1. strait of hormuz
2.strait of gibraltar
3.strait of magellan
Definition: a piece of land surrounded by water.

1. Hawaii
2. Madagascar
3. Japan
Definition:an area of low-lying, uncultivated ground where water collects; a bog or marsh.

Definition: A point or head of land projecting into a body of water
1.Cape Ann, Massachusetts
2.Cape Dezhnev, Russia
3.Cape Juby, Morocco
1. Vasyugan Swamp, Russia
2. Panatal Swamp, Brazil
3. Sudd Swamp, Sudan
Definition: A broad inlet of the sea where the land curves inward.

1. San Francisco bay
2. San Antonio Bay
3.San Leandro Bay
Definition: a place on the coast where vessels may find shelter, esp. one protected from rough water by piers, jetties, and other artificial structures.

1 .Portland Harbor Maine
2.Algeciras, Spain
3.Amsterdam, Netherlands
Defenition: an area of low-lying land that is flooded in wet seasons or at high tide, and typically remains waterlogged at all times.

1.Čepkeliai Marsh near Marcinkonys, Lithuania.
2.The Macoun marsh, Ontario, Canada,
3.A vast salt marsh on Sapelo Island, Georgia, USA.

Definition: A river delta is a land form that is formed at the mouth of a river, where the river flows into an ocean, sea, estuary, lake, or reservoir.
1.Ganges/Brahmaputra .
2.Nile River.
3.St. Clair River
Definition: an isolated hill with steep sides and a flat top (similar to but narrower than a mesa).

1. Black Butte, near Sisters, Oregon.
2 .Courthouse Butte near Sedona, Arizona.
3. Signal Butte near Big Spring of West Texas
Definition:a group of islands
1.The Bahamas, Bahama Islands
2. West Indies (Caribbean)
3. Aegadian Islands

Defenition:a large open area of grassland
1.Froggy Prairie, Illinois.
2. Macoupin Prairie, Illinois.
3. Crow, Horse, and Bull's Eye Prairies , Illinois
Definition: a large area of flat unforested grassland in southeastern Europe or Siberia.
1. Kazakh Steppe
2. Eurasian Steppe
3. Pontic-Caspian Steppe
Definition: a large natural elevation of the earth's surface rising abruptly from the surrounding level; a large steep hill.
1. Mnt. Everest.
2. Kilimanjaro.
3. Mount McKinley
Definition: a low area of land between hills or mountains, typically with a river or stream flowing through it.
1. Romsdalen in Western Norway.
2. glaciated valley in the Mount Hood Wilderness
3. U-shaped valley in Glacier National Park, Montana
1. Billings Glacier
2. Bird Glacier
3.Byron Glacier
Definition: a slowly moving mass or river of ice formed by the accumulation and compaction of snow on mountains or near the poles.
Definition: A broad, flat-topped elevation with one or more clifflike sides, common in the southwest United States.
1. Tucumarai Mountain in Tucumcari, New Mexico
2. Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa.
3. South Caineville Mesa
1. Awapa Plateau
2. East Tavaputs Plateau
3. Yampa Plateau
Definition: an area of relatively level high ground.
Definition: A large or high waterfall.
1. Boyoma Falls (Stanley Falls)
2. Inga Falls
3. Livingstone Falls
Definition: a deep gorge, typically one with a river flowing through it
1. Grand Canyon.
2. Bryce Canyon.
3. Antelope Canyon
Definition: A desert is part of the terrestrial surface of the globe where little rain falls and in which few plants or animals are able to exist.
1. sahara desert
2. gobi desert
3. mojave desert
Definition: a steep rock face, esp. at the edge of the sea.
1. The Cliff of Kurosakitakao, Japan.
2. Matengai, Oki Islands, Japan.
3. Senba-kaigai, Minami, Japan.
1. Florida
2. Nantasket Peninsula, Hull, Massachusetts.
3. Leelanau Peninsula, Michigan
Definition: a piece of land almost surrounded by water or projecting out into a body of water.
Definition: a fertile spot in a desert where water is found.
1. Ubari Oasis (Libya)
2.Huacachina (Peru)
3. Ein Gedi (Israel)
This circle is here because without it it would ruin the symmetricality.
and you but strait twice so it screwed me up....
Prezi by: Kaytlynne Sipes
Period: 4th
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