=Volcano Key =Lakes =Mountain Peak =Pineapple Farm A B C D E =Hotel =Airport Equator <ul><li>What type of job do you think...
Introduction  of Asia   Created by    Mr. Raponi
The Size of Asia <ul><li>______________ of the land on Earth is included in the continent of Asia. </li></ul><ul><li>Asia ...
The Land Types  of Asia <ul><li>The land types of this continent is extremely different, depending on where you are. </li>...
Mountains <ul><li>The _______________, which reside in Asia, are the highest mountain range in the world. </li></ul><ul><l...
 
Everest, King of All Mountains
Deserts <ul><li>The two largest deserts, the  </li></ul><ul><li>_____________ and  </li></ul><ul><li>the _______________ s...
Major Rivers  of Asia <ul><li>There are many different rivers in Asia that are used for a variety of reasons. </li></ul><u...
Climates and Vegetation <ul><li>Because of its large size and location, Asia has many different types of climates. </li></...
Economy <ul><li>Asia is made up from more than  </li></ul><ul><li>__________ different countries and their economies diffe...
Population <ul><li>People are not evenly distributed throughout Asia. Few people live in the mountain or  </li></ul><ul><l...
Ethnic Groups <ul><li>_______________ is the primary religion of the region which is followed secondly  </li></ul><ul><li>...
Historical Technological Advances <ul><li>People from the continent of Asia have created many different useful items that ...
Overview of Asia
Inventions of China
Ticket To Leave 3 Things -Write down three things that you heard about today that you feel were important
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  1. 1. =Volcano Key =Lakes =Mountain Peak =Pineapple Farm A B C D E =Hotel =Airport Equator <ul><li>What type of job do you think people on Island C work in? </li></ul><ul><li>Why do you think that Island D has a very small population? </li></ul><ul><li>What island do you think that tourists would stay on? </li></ul><ul><li>How do you know that these islands have a high temperature? </li></ul><ul><li>Where would tourists go to be able to climb a physical feature? </li></ul><ul><li>What island would animal lovers visit most? </li></ul>=Gorilla Sanctuary N S E W A A A A A
  2. 2. Introduction of Asia Created by Mr. Raponi
  3. 3. The Size of Asia <ul><li>______________ of the land on Earth is included in the continent of Asia. </li></ul><ul><li>Asia is indeed the largest continent </li></ul><ul><li>__________________ times more people live on this gigantic continent that in the United States. </li></ul>30% Eleven
  4. 4. The Land Types of Asia <ul><li>The land types of this continent is extremely different, depending on where you are. </li></ul><ul><li>In some areas, the land is quite flat. </li></ul><ul><li>However, Asia is also home to the world’s largest mountain range. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Mountains <ul><li>The _______________, which reside in Asia, are the highest mountain range in the world. </li></ul><ul><li>In this mountain range, </li></ul><ul><li>__________________ is the highest peak of the range and is the world’s highest point. </li></ul>Himalayas Mt. Everest
  6. 7. Everest, King of All Mountains
  7. 8. Deserts <ul><li>The two largest deserts, the </li></ul><ul><li>_____________ and </li></ul><ul><li>the _______________ stretch across inland parts of central Asia. </li></ul><ul><li>The ____________ is colder and the farthest </li></ul><ul><li>_______________ than any other desert in the world. </li></ul>Gobi Taklimaken Gobi North
  8. 9. Major Rivers of Asia <ul><li>There are many different rivers in Asia that are used for a variety of reasons. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>_______________ in Pakistan </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ganges and </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>____________________ in India </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>_______________ in China </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>_________________ in Southeast Asia </li></ul></ul>Indus Brahmaputra Mekong Yangtze
  9. 10. Climates and Vegetation <ul><li>Because of its large size and location, Asia has many different types of climates. </li></ul><ul><li>At the northern point of the continent, it is quite frigid. In southern points, it is more of a tropical area that is quite hot. </li></ul><ul><li>For plant life, </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Dry areas in central Asia have little or no plants, except grass. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>In Southeast Asia, there are many tropical rainforests due to the extremely warm climate. </li></ul></ul>
  10. 11. Economy <ul><li>Asia is made up from more than </li></ul><ul><li>__________ different countries and their economies differ from country to country. </li></ul><ul><li>Important crops from the continent include rice, wheat, tea, rubber and cotton. </li></ul><ul><li>Important minerals include coal, iron, tin, oil, etc. </li></ul>50
  11. 12. Population <ul><li>People are not evenly distributed throughout Asia. Few people live in the mountain or </li></ul><ul><li>_______________ regions. </li></ul><ul><li>Most people live in river or </li></ul><ul><li>_______________ valleys or near seacoasts. </li></ul>Desert Mountain
  12. 13. Ethnic Groups <ul><li>_______________ is the primary religion of the region which is followed secondly </li></ul><ul><li>by _____________. </li></ul><ul><li>Smaller numbers of Asians practice Christianity or other local religions, but for the most part, they believe in one of the first two. </li></ul>Hinduism Islam
  13. 14. Historical Technological Advances <ul><li>People from the continent of Asia have created many different useful items that have helped people all over the world. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Paper </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Magnetic Compass </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Gunpowder </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Printed Books </li></ul></ul>
  14. 15. Overview of Asia
  15. 16. Inventions of China
  16. 17. Ticket To Leave 3 Things -Write down three things that you heard about today that you feel were important

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