Landforms on the Earth’s surface
What are landforms?Landforms are natural shapes or features found on the Earth’s surface.There are many different types ...
mountain       A mountain is       a high place       on the Earth’s       surface, usual       ly with a       pointed t...
hill        A hill is        smaller than a        mountain, and        has a rounded        top.
valley      A valley is a         lowland area         between         higher lands         such as         mountains.
plain         A plain is a         large, flat         area on the         Earth’s         surface.
plateau       A plateau is          a flat          area, higher          than the          land around          it, or a...
river         A river is a         long flowing         stream of         water.
lake        A lake is        water that is        completely        surrounded        by land.
cliff     A cliff is a        wall of rock or        soil near the        sea.
glacier      A glacier is a      large area of      moving ice.
ocean    Oceans are    masses of salt    water. They    are the largest    bodies of    water on earth.
oceans: Cover 70% of the Earth’s surface. Affect the weather and temperature. Absorb the sun’s radiation. Are all conn...
Map of the Oceans
sea       A sea is       smaller than       an ocean and       is partly       enclosed by       land.
seas The three largest seas are the: South China Sea Caribbean Sea Mediterranean Sea
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What is a natural landscape

  1. 1. Landforms on the Earth’s surface
  2. 2. What are landforms?Landforms are natural shapes or features found on the Earth’s surface.There are many different types of landforms found on the earth.
  3. 3. mountain  A mountain is a high place on the Earth’s surface, usual ly with a pointed top .
  4. 4. hill  A hill is smaller than a mountain, and has a rounded top.
  5. 5. valley  A valley is a lowland area between higher lands such as mountains.
  6. 6. plain  A plain is a large, flat area on the Earth’s surface.
  7. 7. plateau  A plateau is a flat area, higher than the land around it, or above the ocean.
  8. 8. river  A river is a long flowing stream of water.
  9. 9. lake  A lake is water that is completely surrounded by land.
  10. 10. cliff  A cliff is a wall of rock or soil near the sea.
  11. 11. glacier  A glacier is a large area of moving ice.
  12. 12. ocean  Oceans are masses of salt water. They are the largest bodies of water on earth.
  13. 13. oceans: Cover 70% of the Earth’s surface. Affect the weather and temperature. Absorb the sun’s radiation. Are all connected. Are: the Pacific Ocean, the Atlantic Ocean, the Indian Ocean, the Arctic Ocean and the Antarctic Ocean.
  14. 14. Map of the Oceans
  15. 15. sea  A sea is smaller than an ocean and is partly enclosed by land.
  16. 16. seas The three largest seas are the: South China Sea Caribbean Sea Mediterranean Sea

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