Unit 1 Terms
local weather conditions of an area like temperature, precipitation, humidity, sunshine, wind, and other conditions
A land form that is very high and steep. They usually are wide at the bottom and rise to a narrow peek or ridge
A map that shows location and borders of countries, and communities
An area with less than ten inches of rain per year, and a rocky, and sandy surface.
A piece of land nearly surrounded by water or sticking out into the water
A map that shows landforms
The Increase in the number of people in a place due to migration, immigration, or births
Flat or rolling areas of land covered with grass.
North america grasslands
South american Grasslands
A cold, dry region covered with snow for more than half a year, a vast treeless plain where the subsoil is always frozen
A dense tropical forest that receives a great deal of rain all year long
a portion of an ocean or sea partly enclosed by land
a narrow strip of land connecting two larger land masses
An area of high flat land
An area of low land with mountains or hills on either side. Usually has a river or stream along the base of it.