Uploaded on

 

More in: Education , Travel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
1,259
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0

Actions

Shares
Downloads
52
Comments
0
Likes
1

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Antarctica --the fifth largest of the seven continents
  • 2. General introduction to Antarctica
    • Geography
    • Location
    • Climate
    • People
  • 3. 1. Antarctica is divided in two. A. Western Antarctica B. Eastern Antarctica . Geography
  • 4. Geography
    • 3. Antarctica is the icy continent at the South Pole.
    • 4.The world's largest desert is on Antarctica.
    2.The total surface area is about 14.2 million sq km in summer. Geography 2.The total surface area is about 14.2 million sq km in summer.
    • 3. Antarctica is the icy continent at the South Pole.
    • 4.The world's largest desert is on Antarctica.
  • 5. Location Antarctica hasn‘t always been located at the South Pole. It has drifted , like the other continents, and has ranged from the equator to the South Pole. During the time of the dinosaurs , Antarctica was more temperate and housed dinosaurs and many other life forms. Now, there is very little indigenous( 本地的 ) life.
  • 6. Climate
    • The South Pole is the coldest, windiest, and driest place on Earth. The coldest temperature ever recorded on Earth was at the South Pole; it reached
    • -88.0°C!
  • 7.  
  • 8. C limate data
  • 9. People
    • 1. no native population or permanent residents
  • 10. 2.about 4,000 seasonal visitors to Antarctica People
  • 11. Thank you!