North and South America
Bordered by the Atlantic Ocean on the east,
and the Pacific Ocean on the west.
Bordered by the Arctic Ocean on the North
and the Southern Ocean to the south.
Located entirely in the Western Hemisphere.
Major Rivers/Water Systems
The Great Lakes/St Lawrence River.
The Mississippi River system and its major
tributaries (The Missouri and the Ohio) .
The Amazon River Basin.
The Sierra Madres
TEST PREP QUESTION:
Name and provide the location of the major
mountain ranges and water systems of North
and South America.
Use geographic terminology (“east of...” “north
of...” “along the Pacific Coast of...”)
Major US Regions
TEST PREP QUESTIONS:
Name and provide the location of the Seven
major US regions. (Again, use geographic
Be prepared to name at least three states in
each region. Be prepared to name one state
that can really be considered part of 3