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Daily Geography Week 23

1,000 miles
If 3/4 inch on a map equals 750 miles, what should one inch equal?
Land area that includes soil carried downstream by a river and deposited at a river's mouth is called a _____.
Is the equator a parallel or a meridian?
North America- Lake Superior, Huron, and Michigan. Africa- Lake Victoria. Europe and Asia - Caspian Sea
What continents are the worlds five largest lakes (Caspian Sea, Lakes Superior, Victoria, Huron, and Michigan) located
St. Lawrence Seaway
What river do ships use to reach Toronto, Ontario's harbor, since it is 1,300 miles from the sea?
Locks raise and lower watercraft from one level to another. They are needed when there is a change in elevation.
Some canals have locks. What does a lock do and why are they needed?
July -Chile is in the southern hemisphere.
Which would be a better month to go skiiing in Chile, January or July? Hint-- the seasons are the opposite of ours in the southern hemispere
Virginia -east of the Mississippi River and Colorado- not on a coast
Which 2 of the following terms don't belong: Virginia, Colorado, California, or Texas? Why?