15 terms

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strait
Michigan's two regions are separated by this. It is a narrow passage of water.
peninsula
A body of land that is almost surrounded by water.
climate
The weather in a certain area. What you wear might depend on this in your area.
population
The number of people living in a certain area. In Detroit, there are about 900,000 people.
tourism
The business of providing services to people on vacation.
drumlin
A small egg-shaped hill.
Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Ohio, Minnesota
Cherries
The fruit that is grown in Traverse City
manufacturing center
The industry that Detroit is known for.
mining
Most of this is done in the upper peninsula.
Mackinac Bridge
Connects the lower and upper peninsulas.
Elevation
How the land is in a certain area. The land is higher in the Upper Peninsula.
Detroit
Is 0-1,000 feet above sea level.
Uphill
If your family goes on a trip from Lansing (lower peninsula) to Marquette (upper peninsula), you will be going this way.
Marquette
The approximate elevation of this city in the upper peninsula is 1,000 feet or greater.