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  • Land and Climate Of China Created by Mr. Raponi
  • Landscapes
    • Traveling across China, you see many different
    • _______________ and encounter many different
    • _______________.
    • China has tall mountains, vast deserts, fertile plains and mighty rivers.
    Landscapes Climates
  • Mountains
    • Rugged mountains
    • cover ________ of China
    • The Himalayas sweep
    • across the ___________, between China and
    • _______________.
    • The center of China’s mountainous area holds the world’s largest plateau.
    1/3 South Nepal
  • Plateau of Tibet
    • This is called the
    • “ __________________________”
    • The average height of the Plateau of Tibet is approximately
    • ________________.
    • Once you travel over 16,500 feet, you reach an area called
    • the ____________________, which is around –10 degrees.
    • Not surprisingly, this region is the least populated region in Asia, and the third least populated area in the world after only Antarctica and northern Greenland.
    Rooftop of the World 13,000 feet Kekexili
  • Pig’s Feet….. I’ll Pass Thanks!
  • How About Whole Alligator???
  • I’ll Go To Pizza Hut Instead!
  • Or KFC!
  • Or This Awesome looking McDonalds!
  • They Have Many of the Same Products in China that We Have Here.
  • Google China
  • Subway…… Eat Fresh!
  • Mmm, Diet Coke or Sprite
  • Dairy Queen in Beijing, China
  • Wal-Mart China
  • Plains and Lowlands
    • Plains cover the
    • _____________ part of China.
    • This area has fertile land and is home to almost
    • _________________ of China’s people.
    • The _____________________, just east of the Tian Shan
    • lies about _________ feet below sea level. This is the hottest area of China. In the summer, daytime temperatures can reach as high as 122°F
    Eastern 90% Turpan Depression 505
  • Donald Would Be Quite Angry
    • In China, Duck Feet are served in many places.
    • Much more tasty than chicken feet are duck feet: more cartilage to chew on.
    • In China, they are a delicious treat, they go nicely with rice and soy sauce.
  • The Northeast Plain
    • The northeast plain lies in the center of
    • _______________.
    • Inland in the southeast, the land changes from plains to green
    • _______________.
    Manchuria Highlands
  • This Area is Known as Manchuria
  • Rivers
    • China’s 3 major rivers are the
      • ___________________
      • ___________________
      • ___________________
    • These serve as important transportation routes
    • They also deposit rich soil to form flat river basins.
    Huang He (Yellow) Chang Jiang (Yangtze) Xi
  • Gobi Himalayas Plateau of Tibet Xi Huang He Chang Jiang Taklimakan Manchuria
  • The Bullet Train in China… 185 MPH
  • More About Rivers
    • The Huang He basin is an important farming basin covered with a yellow-gray soil
    • called __________
    • However, the Huang He has flooded and killed thousands of people. It has been nicknamed
    • ___________________.
    Loess China's Sorrow
  • China’s Climate
    • Location, elevation and wind current affect the type of climate found in any particular area of this country
    • _______________ China has a humid, sub-tropic climate
    • _______________ China has a humid, continental climate with cold winters.
    Southeast Northeast
  • Climate Continued
    • In the ____________, summers are hot and dry and winters are cold.
    • In the ____________ part of China, the high Plateau of Tibet has bitterly cold winters and cool summers.
    Northwest Southwest
  • China The Great Wall of China
  • Great Wall The Great Wall of China One of the 7 Wonders of the World