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5th degree
By Patricia Velasco Rico
 It is composed by the different features of the surface
of the Earth
- mountain landscapes
 Three types - flat landscap...
Mountain landscapes
Mountain
landscapes’
features:
They are raised parts of the surface of the Earth
• Mountain range: several mountains grouped together
This is a mountain range
- Mountain chain: a long line of mountains
Valleys
Low areas between
mountains
River
Flat landscapes
 Large plain areas of land WITHOUT hills or slopes.
No hills
No Slopes
Some types of plains
may be found in form
of…
 Plateau
Very high
altitude
 Depressions
Plains which are lower
than the surrounding
land
 Coastal plains
Flat lands near the
coast
Coastal Landscapes
Coastal landscapes
 It is the place where the land meets the sea.
- low – lying coast
 Two main types
of coast - high co...
Types of coasts...
Low lying coast High coast
They have long and sandy beaches Mountaninous or very elevated coasts.
They ...
Coastal landforms (shapes)
 Cape: A extend of land that extends
into the sea
 Gulf
It is a place where the sea extends
into the land
 Peninsula
It is a land area almost surrounded by
water. It is sometimes connected to the
mainland by an isthmus (a narro...
 Island
Archipelago  a group of islands
It is a piece of land surrounded by water
on all sides.
 Estuary
It is a part of a river which meets the sea
 Lagoon
It is an area of water which is separated from the sea by a
strip of land
 Marsh
It is a wetland which forms near the mouth of a river
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Landscapes 5th grade

  1. 1. 5th degree By Patricia Velasco Rico
  2. 2.  It is composed by the different features of the surface of the Earth - mountain landscapes  Three types - flat landscapes - coastal landscapes
  3. 3. Mountain landscapes
  4. 4. Mountain landscapes’ features: They are raised parts of the surface of the Earth
  5. 5. • Mountain range: several mountains grouped together This is a mountain range
  6. 6. - Mountain chain: a long line of mountains
  7. 7. Valleys Low areas between mountains River
  8. 8. Flat landscapes
  9. 9.  Large plain areas of land WITHOUT hills or slopes. No hills No Slopes
  10. 10. Some types of plains may be found in form of…
  11. 11.  Plateau Very high altitude
  12. 12.  Depressions Plains which are lower than the surrounding land
  13. 13.  Coastal plains Flat lands near the coast
  14. 14. Coastal Landscapes
  15. 15. Coastal landscapes  It is the place where the land meets the sea. - low – lying coast  Two main types of coast - high coast
  16. 16. Types of coasts... Low lying coast High coast They have long and sandy beaches Mountaninous or very elevated coasts. They have rocky cliffs and caves.
  17. 17. Coastal landforms (shapes)  Cape: A extend of land that extends into the sea
  18. 18.  Gulf It is a place where the sea extends into the land
  19. 19.  Peninsula It is a land area almost surrounded by water. It is sometimes connected to the mainland by an isthmus (a narrow strip of land) isthmus
  20. 20.  Island Archipelago  a group of islands It is a piece of land surrounded by water on all sides.
  21. 21.  Estuary It is a part of a river which meets the sea
  22. 22.  Lagoon It is an area of water which is separated from the sea by a strip of land
  23. 23.  Marsh It is a wetland which forms near the mouth of a river

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