All the different features of the Earth´s surface make up the landscape.
Plateau                         Depression                         Coastal                         Plain                  ...
All the different features of the Earth´s   surface make up the landscape.
Plateau                                                   Depressions                                                   Co...
Mountains                                                                HillsMountains are raised parts of the Earth´s su...
Several mountains grouped together                      are called a mountain rangeA long line of mountain rangesis called...
Valleys are lowareas betweenmountains.Rivers are oftenfound in valleys.
Mountains   Plain   Depressions
The Iberian peninsula has many different landscapes, the shows themountains and plains.Central Spain is dominated by a lar...
1.   What is an oceanic ridge?2.   What happens when underwater mountain peaks reach the surface?3.   What is an oceanic t...
Altitude isthe height     orsomethingabove sea level, or  Earth´s surface.
An estuary is the                                          part os a river which                                          ...
The Cantabrian coast has rocky cliffs,                                 estuaries and gulfs. The Atlantic coastis very vari...
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  1. 1. All the different features of the Earth´s surface make up the landscape.
  2. 2. Plateau Depression Coastal Plain Range Mountai n Chain Hill Valley Mountains and plains in Spainmap marsh cape … Spanish coast map
  3. 3. All the different features of the Earth´s surface make up the landscape.
  4. 4. Plateau Depressions Coastal plainsPlains are large areas of flat land with no hills or slopes. A plateau is a plain at high altitude Depressions are plains wich are lower than the surrounding land. Coastal plains are flat land near the coast.
  5. 5. Mountains HillsMountains are raised parts of the Earth´s surface. Hills have a lower altitude than mountains.
  6. 6. Several mountains grouped together are called a mountain rangeA long line of mountain rangesis called a mountain chain
  7. 7. Valleys are lowareas betweenmountains.Rivers are oftenfound in valleys.
  8. 8. Mountains Plain Depressions
  9. 9. The Iberian peninsula has many different landscapes, the shows themountains and plains.Central Spain is dominated by a large plateau, called the Central Plateau.This is divided into two parts by the Central Mountain Chain.There are mountains to the north, east and south of the Central Plateau: - The Pyrenees is a mountain chain to the north of the CentralPlateau. - The Betic Chain is a mountain chain to the south of the CentralPlateau.The highest peaks on the peninsula are in these chains.The Iberian peninsula has narrow coastal plains.There are two extensive depressions: -The Ebro depression in the north - The Guadalquivir depression in the south
  10. 10. 1. What is an oceanic ridge?2. What happens when underwater mountain peaks reach the surface?3. What is an oceanic trench?4. Where is the deepest oceanic trench?
  11. 11. Altitude isthe height orsomethingabove sea level, or Earth´s surface.
  12. 12. An estuary is the part os a river which opens into the sea. A marsh is a wet land Low-lying coasts: near the mouth of a river. are plains by the sea. They often have sandy beaches. An archipelago is a A Cape is a land which extends into the group of islands. sea. An island is a land which is almost completely surrounded by water.High coasts: aremountain or high areas bythe sea. The often haverocky cliffs. A peninsula is a land which is almost completely surrounded by water. A Gulf is a place where the sea extends into de land.
  13. 13. The Cantabrian coast has rocky cliffs, estuaries and gulfs. The Atlantic coastis very varied. In the The northwest it is high Mediterranean and rocky. There coast is low-lyingare many estuaries. and sandy. There are many long In the south, it is beaches. low-lying and sandy. In the Balearic The coastline in the Islands, high Canary Islands coasts alternate varies greatly. with long beaches.

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