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26 terms
Mountains
gigantic
tectonic
plates
crust
巨大
構造
板塊
地殼
gigantic
巨大
tectonic
構造
5 terms
Mountains
Eiger
Everest
Snowdon
Ben Nevis
Eiger
Everest
5 terms
mountains
waterfall
rocks
meadow
tree
A stream of water that falls from a high place.
the hard material that the surface of the Earth is made of
A field of grass or wildflowers.
pine; oak; apple
waterfall
A stream of water that falls from a high place.
rocks
the hard material that the surface of the Earth is made of
13 terms
mountains
mountain
blind
disabilities
reach
mountain
blind
18 terms
Mountains
mountain
erosion
weathering
cliff
elevated landform that is above 600 metres
rocks and sediment picked up and moved by ice, water and grav…
direct breaking up of rock by wind and rain
steep or sheer rock face
mountain
elevated landform that is above 600 metres
erosion
rocks and sediment picked up and moved by ice, water and grav…
7 terms
Mountains
Dome mountains
Fold mountain
Fault-block mountain
magma
Formed when two plates push against each other and the pressu…
Formed when plates collide head-on. The crust folds and forms…
Formed when the plates collide head-on and rock breaks into b…
Hot, melted rock beneath earth's surface.
Dome mountains
Formed when two plates push against each other and the pressu…
Fold mountain
Formed when plates collide head-on. The crust folds and forms…
11 terms
Mountains
deformation
Compression
Tension
Shear Stress
A change in the shape of rock due to stress.
Stress that occurs when forces squeeze an object.
Stress that occurs when forces stretch an object
Stress that occurs when forces stretch an object.
deformation
A change in the shape of rock due to stress.
Compression
Stress that occurs when forces squeeze an object.
9 terms
Mountains
Rockies
Himalayas
Atlas Mts.
Hindu Kush Mts.
through lower canada and upper america near colorado
swoops down top side of india
top of africa
left upper india
Rockies
through lower canada and upper america near colorado
Himalayas
swoops down top side of india
10 terms
MOUNTAINS
approached
altitude
tanks
slopes
came near
height above Earth´s surface
containers
a slanted surface
approached
came near
altitude
height above Earth´s surface
45 terms
Mountains
Ranges
Local Relief
Small Summit Areas
Forest
Most mountains can be found in these longs lines, such as the…
The difference between the highest point of the mountain peak…
Mountains will always narrow to a small peak, with not a lot…
The form of ecosystem that is found at the lowest levels of m…
Ranges
Most mountains can be found in these longs lines, such as the…
Local Relief
The difference between the highest point of the mountain peak…
10 terms
Mountains
approached
section
avalanches
increases
came near
part
large amounts of snow slide down a mountain
becomes greater or larger
approached
came near
section
part
14 terms
Mountains
Lithosphere
Pangaea
Focus
convergent plate
The crust and upper mantle of the earth
The name given to all the landmass of the earth before it spl…
The point where the sudden movement of an earthquake begins
A tectonic boundary where two plates are moving towards each…
Lithosphere
The crust and upper mantle of the earth
Pangaea
The name given to all the landmass of the earth before it spl…
11 terms
Mountains
mountain
plates stopped moving
folded mountain
How do folded mountains form?
area of land that rises steeply from land around it
surfaces of all continents would be completely flat
mountain that forms as continental crust crumples and bends i…
as an oceanic plate subducts under a continental plate or as…
mountain
area of land that rises steeply from land around it
plates stopped moving
surfaces of all continents would be completely flat
15 terms
The Mountains
mountain climber
mountain hut
path
pine cone
bjergbestiger
bjerghytte
sti
fyrrekogle
mountain climber
bjergbestiger
mountain hut
bjerghytte
25 terms
Mountains
Sinai
Ararat
Carmel
Olives
The Law was given to Moses
Noah's ark rested on this mountain
The scene of Elijah's sacrifice
Jesus' Ascension took place here
Sinai
The Law was given to Moses
Ararat
Noah's ark rested on this mountain
Mountains
Ural Mountains
Lapland
Caucaus Mountains
Balkan Mountains
area of land covers northern Sweden and Finland
Ural Mountains
Lapland
area of land covers northern Sweden and Finland
10 terms
Mountains
approached
section
avalanches
increases
came near
part or area of something
large amounts of snow or rocks slide down a mountain
becomes more
approached
came near
section
part or area of something
15 terms
Mountains
Isostasy
Joint
Fault
Fault-Block Mountain
The state of balance between parts of the crust with differen…
A cracked area of the crust along which there is no movement.
A crack in the crust along which there is movement.
When an area of crust is heavier, causing it to crack and sin…
Isostasy
The state of balance between parts of the crust with differen…
Joint
A cracked area of the crust along which there is no movement.
9 terms
Mountains
The Rockies
Himalayas
Atlas Mountains
Zagros Mountains
The Rockies
Himalayas
6 terms
Mountains
1
2
3
4
Appalachians
Black hills
Rockies
Aderock
1
Appalachians
2
Black hills
9 terms
Mountains
Asia
Africa
South America
North America
Himalayan Mountains
Atlas Mountains
Andes Mountains
Appalachian Mountains
Asia
Himalayan Mountains
Africa
Atlas Mountains
9 terms
In the Mountains
striped
chipmunk
squirrel
furry
lots of hair
striped
chipmunk
Mountains
Orogency
Types of mountains
Folding and Faulting
dip-slip fault
natural mountain building
folded mountains, fault block, dome, upwarped
...
movement of plates vertical and opposite
Orogency
natural mountain building
Types of mountains
folded mountains, fault block, dome, upwarped
12 terms
Mountains
Factors that affect deformation
Deformation
Normal faulting
Reverse faulting
-confining pressure... -temperature... -time (strain rate)... -rock type
-Can be brittle or ductile
Factors that affect deformation
-confining pressure... -temperature... -time (strain rate)... -rock type
Deformation
-Can be brittle or ductile
9 terms
Mountains
Mountains
Mountain Everest
Mount McKinley
Slops
A land form that is 2,000 feet or more above the land around it
Highest mountain dry land located in Asia almost 30,000 feet…
Highly mountain in the us located in Alaska about 20,000 feet…
A mountain slope is a side that curves down
Mountains
A land form that is 2,000 feet or more above the land around it
Mountain Everest
Highest mountain dry land located in Asia almost 30,000 feet…
20 terms
Mountains
Mount Everest
Rysy
Lhotse
Mount Villingili
The highest mountain on the Earth, measures 8848m.
The highest mountain in Poland
Mountain that measures 8516m.
The highest mountain in the Maldives, measures 5,1m.
Mount Everest
The highest mountain on the Earth, measures 8848m.
Rysy
The highest mountain in Poland
25 terms
Mountains
Mt. Everest
Mt. Everest
Himalaya
Asia
Elevation 29,028
What is the highest mountain in the world?
Major Range or System of ... Mt. Everest
Location of Mt. Everest
Mt. Everest
Elevation 29,028
Mt. Everest
What is the highest mountain in the world?
24 terms
Mountains
Fold mountains
Fault block mountains
Batholiths
Tephra
Form when two plates colide slowly
Where one plate moves up in comparison to the other
Largest plutonic rock formation
Ash
Fold mountains
Form when two plates colide slowly
Fault block mountains
Where one plate moves up in comparison to the other
10 terms
Mountains
Fault
Peak
cliff
ridge
a break in the earth's crust accompanied by a displacement of…
the top of a hill or mountain
a high steep surface of rock, earth, or ice
a range of hills or mountains; the line made where two slopin…
Fault
a break in the earth's crust accompanied by a displacement of…
Peak
the top of a hill or mountain
24 terms
MOUNTAins
Boiling hot
Mild
Cool
To rain heavily
Labai karšta
Šviesus
Vėsa
stipriai lyti
Boiling hot
Labai karšta
Mild
Šviesus
50 terms
mountains
mountains
international boundaries
national parks
chair lifts
hory
státní hranice
národní parky
sedačkové lanovky
mountains
hory
international boundaries
státní hranice
7 terms
Mountains
eruption
gradually
revealed
constant
bursting out
slowly over a period of time
to make known or to show
happens with out stopping
eruption
bursting out
gradually
slowly over a period of time
8 terms
Mountains
magma
folded mountains
dome mountains
volcanic mountains
molten, or melted, rock deep beneath the earth's crust
created when Earth's crust shift so one piece of rock folds o…
mountain shaped like an upside-down bowl
formed when a volcano erupts, breaking a hole in earth's crus…
magma
molten, or melted, rock deep beneath the earth's crust
folded mountains
created when Earth's crust shift so one piece of rock folds o…
7 terms
Mountains
eruption
depths
gradually
revealed
something bursts through a surface
somethings deepest parts
something that happens very slowly over time
something was hidden but can now be seen
eruption
something bursts through a surface
depths
somethings deepest parts
6 terms
Mountains
Andes Mountains
Machu Picchu
Himalayan Mountains
Alps
Argentina (South America)
Peru (South America)
India (Asia)
Italy, Austria, Germany (Europe)
Andes Mountains
Argentina (South America)
Machu Picchu
Peru (South America)
32 terms
In the Mountains
climb
dangerous
down
dry
오르다
위험한
하락
마른
climb
오르다
dangerous
위험한
24 terms
Mountains
Andes Mountains
Mt. Aconcagua
Sierra Nevada Mountains
Mt. Whitney
Mountains in modern day Peru. Home of the Incan Empire. Diffi…
Highest peak in South America. Located in Argentina/Chile
Mountain range that runs parallel to pacific coastline, from…
Highest peak in the lower 48 states?... Located in California
Andes Mountains
Mountains in modern day Peru. Home of the Incan Empire. Diffi…
Mt. Aconcagua
Highest peak in South America. Located in Argentina/Chile
10 terms
Mountains
Mt. Everest
Mt. Kilamanjaro
Mt. Katahdin
Mt. Washington
you know where it is
Mt. Everest
Mt. Kilamanjaro
18 terms
Mountains
mountain
erosion
weathering
cliff
elevated landform that is above 600 metres
rocks and sediment picked up and moved by ice, water and grav…
direct breaking up of rock by wind and rain
steep or sheer rock face
mountain
elevated landform that is above 600 metres
erosion
rocks and sediment picked up and moved by ice, water and grav…
21 terms
mountains
batholiths
laccolith
sill
dike
largest plutonic rock formation
mushroom shaped plutonic rock formation
rock that is parallel to the layers
plutonic rock formation that cuts through the layers
batholiths
largest plutonic rock formation
laccolith
mushroom shaped plutonic rock formation
15 terms
Mountains
Kilimanjaro
Mt. Fuji
Mt. Everest
Mauna Kea
Tanzania
Japan
Nepal
Hawaii
Kilimanjaro
Tanzania
Mt. Fuji
Japan
mountains
boiling hot
mild
cool
to rain heavily
labai karšta
švelnus
vėsu
stipriai lyti
boiling hot
labai karšta
mild
švelnus
45 terms
In the Mountains
mountains
a lake
a forest
a tree
mountains
a lake
14 terms
Mountains
Folded Mountains
Divergent boundary
Continental plates
Magma
Mountains formed when two plates collide and Earth's crust bu…
When two plates are moving away from one another
Large pieces of the Earth's crust that float on the magma ben…
Hot, molten rock below the Earth's surface
Folded Mountains
Mountains formed when two plates collide and Earth's crust bu…
Divergent boundary
When two plates are moving away from one another
14 terms
mountains
andes mountains
balkan mountains
atlas mountains
cascade mountains
andes mountains
balkan mountains
5 terms
mountains
fold mountains
dome mountains
fault-block mountains
volcanic mountains
a mountain formed by earthquakes
a mountain formed by magma going up
a mountain formed when faults or cracks in earth's crust forc…
mountains that form when molten rock erupts onto the earth's…
fold mountains
a mountain formed by earthquakes
dome mountains
a mountain formed by magma going up
11 terms
Mountains
Mt. Everest
Mt. Kilimanjaro
Mt. Katahdin
Mt. Washington
What is the major mountain in Maine?
Mt. Everest
Mt. Kilimanjaro
10 terms
Mountains
Approached
Altitude
Tanks
Slopes
Came near
Height above the earth's surface
Containers
A slanted surface
Approached
Came near
Altitude
Height above the earth's surface
10 terms
Mountains
Chata
Hory
Lyžování
Snowboarding
Hut
Mountains
Skiing
Snowboarding
Chata
Hut
Hory
Mountains
34 terms
Mountains
Aconcagua
Chimborazo
Eyjafjalla
K2
Highest summit in South America (22,838 ft; Range: Andes; Cou…
Summit is the farthest point on the Earth's surface from the…
Pronounce "ay-ya-fyalla" it erupted in 2010, causing extensiv…
World's second Highest summit; also called Godwin-Austen Peak…
Aconcagua
Highest summit in South America (22,838 ft; Range: Andes; Cou…
Chimborazo
Summit is the farthest point on the Earth's surface from the…
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