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10 Physical Features of Europe

LCMS 6th grade Social Studies - McDonald
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Danube
-the 2nd longest river in Europe. It originates in the Alps and flows down to the Black Sea.
The letter D = The Danube flows
DOWN.
Rhine
-originates in the foothills of the Alps and flows northwest to the North Sea.
The letter R = The Rhine...
RISES.
English Channel
-a narrow sea between Great Britain (U.K.) and France.
Mediterranean Sea
-the world's largest inland sea, located between Europe, Africa and Asia.
European Plain
-big, flat farmland stretching from France's Atlantic coast to the Ural Mts. in Russia.
Alps
-a mountain range in south-central Europe stretching from eastern France and northern Italy through Switzerland and Austria.
Pyrenees
-a mountain range along the border between France and Spain. Most of these mountains are in Spain.
Urals
-a mountain range in western Russia that forms the border between Europe and Asia.
Iberian Peninsula
-in southwest Europe. Contains Portugal and Spain.
Scandinavian Peninsula
-in northern Europe. Contains Norway and Sweden.