The Cold By John Ver Vers
Conditions <ul><li>High winds </li></ul><ul><li>Not a lot of fresh water </li></ul><ul><li>Cold water </li></ul><ul><li>So...
Problems for People <ul><li>The cold can cause frost bite </li></ul><ul><li>Low amounts of water can cause severe dehydrat...
Body Systems <ul><li>The respiratory- if the air is cold enough it can freeze your lungs </li></ul><ul><li>The cardiovascu...
Adaptations <ul><li>Long noses in order to warm the air before it reaches the lungs </li></ul><ul><li>Thicker skin so the ...
Clothing <ul><li>Wind breaker </li></ul><ul><li>Wool cap </li></ul><ul><li>Thick wind proof coat </li></ul><ul><li>Thick g...
Equipment <ul><li>Ski masks </li></ul><ul><li>Snow shoes </li></ul><ul><li>Heaters </li></ul><ul><li>Treaded vehicles </li...
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  1. 1. The Cold By John Ver Vers
  2. 2. Conditions <ul><li>High winds </li></ul><ul><li>Not a lot of fresh water </li></ul><ul><li>Cold water </li></ul><ul><li>Some very deadly animals </li></ul><ul><li>Have a time when the sun is out for longer than most of the world </li></ul><ul><li>Low humidity </li></ul>
  3. 3. Problems for People <ul><li>The cold can cause frost bite </li></ul><ul><li>Low amounts of water can cause severe dehydration </li></ul><ul><li>Sweating can cause hypothermia </li></ul><ul><li>High winds can literally tear off your skin </li></ul><ul><li>The low temperatures cause the body to drop in temperature, which may cause organ damage </li></ul>
  4. 4. Body Systems <ul><li>The respiratory- if the air is cold enough it can freeze your lungs </li></ul><ul><li>The cardiovascular- because of the air temperature, blood vessels near the skin move toward the bones/inwards causing skin to freeze </li></ul><ul><li>The muscular- because of how the bodies muscles react, one may have muscle spasms </li></ul>
  5. 5. Adaptations <ul><li>Long noses in order to warm the air before it reaches the lungs </li></ul><ul><li>Thicker skin so the blood vessels can get closer to warm the outlying skin </li></ul><ul><li>More fat deposits in order to keep muscles warm. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Clothing <ul><li>Wind breaker </li></ul><ul><li>Wool cap </li></ul><ul><li>Thick wind proof coat </li></ul><ul><li>Thick gloves </li></ul><ul><li>Strong boots </li></ul><ul><li>Wool socks </li></ul><ul><li>Long underwear </li></ul>
  7. 7. Equipment <ul><li>Ski masks </li></ul><ul><li>Snow shoes </li></ul><ul><li>Heaters </li></ul><ul><li>Treaded vehicles </li></ul>
  8. 8. Pretty Ending
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