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34 terms
geography final (southern south america)
Tierra del Fuego
Ushaia, Argentina
patagonia
Perito Moreno
archipelago at southern tip of South America
southern most city in the world
plateau region that covers southern mainland of chile and arg…
large glacier located on the patagonia
Tierra del Fuego
archipelago at southern tip of South America
Ushaia, Argentina
southern most city in the world
16 terms
South American and Central America Geography
Which country owns Eastern Island
what is the world's driest desert? (In…
What is South America's highest mounta…
What is South America's second largest…
Chile
Atacama
Andes
Argentina
Which country owns Eastern Island
Chile
what is the world's driest desert? (In…
Atacama
33 terms
Southern South America
argentina
andes mountains
mt. aconcagua
iguacua falls
second largest narion in south america
very tall mountain chain in the west that forms the border wi…
tallest mountain in the western hemisphere (23,000 ft)
on the border with brazil located on the parana river, worlds…
argentina
second largest narion in south america
andes mountains
very tall mountain chain in the west that forms the border wi…
54 terms
Southern South America
Argentina
What is the name of the waterway that…
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Which city (located on the above archi…
Argentina
Drake Passage
Tierra Del Fuego... ("Land of Fire")
Ushuaia
Argentina
Argentina
What is the name of the waterway that…
Drake Passage
48 terms
Southern South America
What is the name of the waterway that…
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Which city (located on the above archi…
*** (MAP QUIZ) What is the name of the…
Drake Passage
Tierra Del Fuego
Ushuaia
Patagonia
What is the name of the waterway that…
Drake Passage
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Tierra Del Fuego
48 terms
Southern South America
What is the name of the waterway that…
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Which city (located on the above archi…
*What is the name of the plateau regio…
Drake Passage
Tierra del Fuego (Land of Fire)
Ushuaia
Patagonia
What is the name of the waterway that…
Drake Passage
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Tierra del Fuego (Land of Fire)
Southern South America
What is the name of the waterway that…
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Which city (located on Tierra del Fueg…
What is the name of the plateau region…
Drakes Passage
Tierra Del Fuego (Land of Fire)
Ushuania
Patagonia
What is the name of the waterway that…
Drakes Passage
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Tierra Del Fuego (Land of Fire)
52 terms
Southern South America
What is the name of the waterway that…
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Which city (located on the above archi…
What is the name of the plateau region…
Drake Passage
Tierra Del Fuego
Ushuaia
Patagonia
What is the name of the waterway that…
Drake Passage
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Tierra Del Fuego
Liberation of Southern South America
Potosi
Congress of Tucuman
Santiago Liniers
Jose de San Martin
City in modern-day Bolovia; Mountain used for silver mining
Established in 1816, declaring Argentina's independence.
French officer who led the Creole militia against the British…
Argentine general and the liberator of Argentina, Chile, and…
Potosi
City in modern-day Bolovia; Mountain used for silver mining
Congress of Tucuman
Established in 1816, declaring Argentina's independence.
Southern South America Vocab
La Paz
Yerba Mate
Buenos Aires
Islas Malvinas
Capital of Bolivia
Drink from Paraguay
Capital of Argentina
...
La Paz
Capital of Bolivia
Yerba Mate
Drink from Paraguay
20 terms
Terms for southern South America
La Paz
Yerba Mate
Buenos Aires
Islas Malvinas
capital of Bolivia
tea of south America
capital of Argentina
another name for the Falklends islands
La Paz
capital of Bolivia
Yerba Mate
tea of south America
5 terms
Southern South America Independence
Battle of Chacabuco
Battle of Maipú
Battle of Pichincha
Battle of Junín
Major victory by the Army of the Andes in 1817 against Royali…
Victory for the San Martin and O'Higgins that established the…
Dramatic battle fought on a volcano in Ecuador in which the B…
1824 battle fought exclusively on horseback and without any r…
Battle of Chacabuco
Major victory by the Army of the Andes in 1817 against Royali…
Battle of Maipú
Victory for the San Martin and O'Higgins that established the…
20 terms
southern SouthAmerica
Bogota
guerrillas
Cartagena
indigo
a city located high in the eastern Andes.
members of an irregular military force.
a major naval base and commercial port in the spanish empire.
a plant used to make a deep blue dye.
Bogota
a city located high in the eastern Andes.
guerrillas
members of an irregular military force.
34 terms
Southern Countries of South America
Tierra del Fuego
Strait of Magellan
Patagonia
Patagonia
The land of Fire; an archipelago
Water that seperates the islands from the mainland; named aft…
Plateau that is the world's largest desert
nickname is "bigfoot" because of the snowshoe wearing Indians
Tierra del Fuego
The land of Fire; an archipelago
Strait of Magellan
Water that seperates the islands from the mainland; named aft…
48 terms
Southern South America
What is the name of the waterway that…
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Which city (located on the above archi…
*** (MAP QUIZ) What is the name of the…
Drake Passage
Tierra Del Fuego
Ushuaia
Patagonia
What is the name of the waterway that…
Drake Passage
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Tierra Del Fuego
42 terms
Southern South America
What is the name of the waterway that…
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Which city is the most southernmost ci…
What is the name of the plateau region…
Drake Passage
Tierra del fuego?
Ushuaia
Patagonia
What is the name of the waterway that…
Drake Passage
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Tierra del fuego?
45 terms
Southern South America
What is the name of the waterway that…
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Which city is the southernmost city in…
What is the name of the plateau region…
Drake Passage
Tierra del Fuego
ushuaia
Patagonia
What is the name of the waterway that…
Drake Passage
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Tierra del Fuego
12 terms
Southern South America
Ushuaia
Perito Moreno Glacier
San Carlos de Bariloche
Nahuelito
Which city is the southernmost city in the world.
The large glacier located in Patagonia.
City that is referred to as "The Aspen of South America".
The monster located in Nahuel Huapi Lake.
Ushuaia
Which city is the southernmost city in the world.
Perito Moreno Glacier
The large glacier located in Patagonia.
46 terms
Southern South America
Drake Passage
Tierra del Fuego
Ushuaia
Patagonia
What is the name of the waterway that separates the southern…
What is the name of the archipelago located at the southern t…
Which city (located on the above archipelago) is the southern…
What is the name of the plateau region that covers nearly the…
Drake Passage
What is the name of the waterway that separates the southern…
Tierra del Fuego
What is the name of the archipelago located at the southern t…
25 terms
history of southern south america
Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan…
Buenos Aires is founded
Chile becomes the colonial vice-regenc…
First permanent Spanish settlement in…
1520
1536
1540
1624
Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan…
1520
Buenos Aires is founded
1536
13 terms
America - Southern American Capitals
Buenos Aires
La Paz
Brazilia
Santiago
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Chile
Buenos Aires
Argentina
La Paz
Bolivia
44 terms
Southern South America
What is the name of the waterway that…
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
What city is the southernmost city in…
What is the name of the plateau region…
Drake Passage
Tierra Del Fuego
Ushuaia
Patagonia
What is the name of the waterway that…
Drake Passage
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Tierra Del Fuego
9 terms
Chapter 4: Southern South America
Chile
Argentina
Paraguay
Uruguay
Chile
Argentina
46 terms
Southern South America
ARGENTINA... What is the name of the wate…
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Which city (located on the above archi…
What is the name of the plateau region…
Drakes Passage
Tierra Del Fuego (Land of Fire)
Ushuania
Patagonia
ARGENTINA... What is the name of the wate…
Drakes Passage
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Tierra Del Fuego (Land of Fire)
51 terms
Southern South America
What is the waterway that separates th…
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Which city is the southern most tip of…
*What is the name of the plateau regio…
The Drake passage
Tierra del Fuego - Land of Fire
Ushuaia
Patagonia
What is the waterway that separates th…
The Drake passage
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Tierra del Fuego - Land of Fire
49 terms
Southern South America
What is the name of the waterway that…
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Which city (located on the tierra del…
What is the name of the plateau region…
Drake Passage
Tierra del Fuego
Ushuaia
Patagonia
What is the name of the waterway that…
Drake Passage
What is the name of the archipelago lo…
Tierra del Fuego
29 terms
Geography - South America
Colombia
Ecuador
Peru
Bolivia
Colombia
Ecuador
22 terms
Geography, Central American, South America, Caribbean
cash crop
caudillos
cay
sand (also spelled key)
agricultural products grown to be sold
military rulers
a small, low island of coral or particles
compaction the pressing of soil closer together, reducing the…
cash crop
agricultural products grown to be sold
caudillos
military rulers
20 terms
South America Geography
Altiplano
South America archipelago
canopy
Pampas
a broad, high plateau that lies between the ridges of the Andes
A group or chain of islands
Dense covering formed by the leafy tops of tall rain forest t…
A grasslands region in Argentina and Uruguay
Altiplano
a broad, high plateau that lies between the ridges of the Andes
South America archipelago
A group or chain of islands
10 terms
South America Geography
Lake Titicaca
Panama Canal
Andes Mountains
Atacama Desert
A lake in between Peru and Ecuador.
A man-made (modification) transportation corridor in Panama.…
A mountain system extending along the western coast of South…
A desert in Chile, South America; the driest place on Earth.
Lake Titicaca
A lake in between Peru and Ecuador.
Panama Canal
A man-made (modification) transportation corridor in Panama.…
42 terms
South America Geography
Rio de la Plata
estuary
Ecuador, Peru, Chile, and Bolivia
Pampas
largest estuary in the world
geographic landform that is partly enclosed with a mix of fre…
Countries that make up Pacific South America
grassy plain that covers most of Argentina
Rio de la Plata
largest estuary in the world
estuary
geographic landform that is partly enclosed with a mix of fre…
13 terms
Geography of South America
Lake Titicaca
Amazon River
Strait of Magellan
Galapagos Islands
largest lake in South America; located near Andes Mt.
longest river in South America and 2nd longest river in the W…
narrow band of water that connects the Pacific and Atlantic O…
islands off the coast of Ecuador; well-known for their unique…
Lake Titicaca
largest lake in South America; located near Andes Mt.
Amazon River
longest river in South America and 2nd longest river in the W…
14 terms
Geography: South America Capitals
Brazil
Bolivia
Paraguay
Uruguay
Brasila
La Paz and Sucre
Asunción
Montevideo
Brazil
Brasila
Bolivia
La Paz and Sucre
23 terms
LSMS Geography South America
cordillera
escarpment
humidity
estuary
a system of parallel mountain ranges
a steep slope between a higher surface and a lower one
the measure of moisture in the air
a water inlet where fresh and salt water mix
cordillera
a system of parallel mountain ranges
escarpment
a steep slope between a higher surface and a lower one
25 terms
South America Culture and Geography
deforestation
Spain
Portugal
Atacama Desert
the process of destroying large amounts of forests for commer…
this European nation conquered most of Central and South Amer…
this European nation conquered Brazil
lies to the west of the Andes Mountains; one of the driest pl…
deforestation
the process of destroying large amounts of forests for commer…
Spain
this European nation conquered most of Central and South Amer…
11 terms
Geography of South America
Colombia
Venezuela
Peru
Brazil
country
country
country
country
Colombia
country
Venezuela
country
15 terms
South America Physical Geography
_________________________ has a longer…
The second longest river in the world.
The world's LONGEST mountain range.
One of the driest places in the world.
Angel Falls in Venezuela
Amazon River
Andes Mountains
Atacama Desert
_________________________ has a longer…
Angel Falls in Venezuela
The second longest river in the world.
Amazon River
28 terms
South America geography
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Chile
Buenos Aires
Sucre and La Paz
Brasilia
Santiago
Argentina
Buenos Aires
Bolivia
Sucre and La Paz
16 terms
Geography of South America
vegetation
grasslands
Pampas
Angel Falls
plant life
wide open areas used for grazing and crops
physical feature ideal for growing crops like alfalfa, corn a…
highest waterfall in the world-Venezuela
vegetation
plant life
grasslands
wide open areas used for grazing and crops
29 terms
South America Geography Quiz
Colombia
Venezuela
Guyana
Suriname
Colombia
Venezuela
23 terms
LSMS Geography South America
cordillera
escarpment
humidity
estuary
a system of parallel mountain ranges
a steep slope between a higher surface and a lower one
the measure of moisture in the air
a water inlet where fresh and salt water mix
cordillera
a system of parallel mountain ranges
escarpment
a steep slope between a higher surface and a lower one
30 terms
Geography South America Map
Colombia
Venezuela
Guyana
Suriname
country
country
country
country
Colombia
country
Venezuela
country
14 terms
Geography of North and South America
Amazon River
Andes Mountains
Mississippi River
Appalachian Mountains
Amazon River
Andes Mountains
45 terms
Unit 4- Southern South America
Drake Passage
Tierra Del Fuego 'land of fire'
Ushuaia
Patagonia
What is the name of the waterway that separates the southern…
What is the name of the archipelago located at the southern t…
Which city located in the 'land of fire' is the southernmost…
What is the name of the plateau region that coversnearly the…
Drake Passage
What is the name of the waterway that separates the southern…
Tierra Del Fuego 'land of fire'
What is the name of the archipelago located at the southern t…
14 terms
Challenge A Geography South America
Brazil
Bolivia
Paraguay
Uruguay
Brasília
La Paz and Sucre
Asunción
Montevideo
Brazil
Brasília
Bolivia
La Paz and Sucre
13 terms
Geography southern Americas capitals
Mexico
Guatemala
Belize
Bahamas
Mexico city
Guatemala City
Bemopan
Nassau
Mexico
Mexico city
Guatemala
Guatemala City
7 terms
Geography: South America
Second largest country in South America
This river carries more water to the s…
What is the capital of Uruguay?
In what country is Angel Fall, the hig…
Argentina
Amazon River
Montevideo
Venezuela
Second largest country in South America
Argentina
This river carries more water to the s…
Amazon River
27 terms
Geography of North and South America
Amazon River
Columbia
Cuba
Andes Mountains
Amazon River
Columbia
16 terms
Geography - South America
Colombia
Ecuador
Peru
Bolivia
Colombia
Ecuador
26 terms
South America Geography Map
colombia
venezuela
guyana
suriname
colombia
venezuela
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