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Name Social studies


vocabulary
On the Surface
What do you know about the earths landforms? Unscramble the letters to form the
terms that match the descriptions of landforms below. Then write the letter next to the
picture that illustrates the term.
Look for and identify examples of landforms on a physical map.
a. ______________________ na rrow strip of la nd c onne c ting two la rg e r la nd ma sse s
b. ______________________ a p ie c e of la nd a lmost surround e d b y wa te r
c. ______________________ a re a of fla t la nd hig h a b ove se a le ve l with a ste e p sid e
d. ______________________ tria ng ula r p ie c e of la nd a t the mouth of a rive r
e. ______________________ low la nd b e twe e n hills a nd mounta in ra ng e s
f. ______________________ ste e p hill with a fla t top tha t sta nd s a lone
g. ______________________ a d e e p va lle y with hig h ste e p sid e s
h. ______________________ a ny la nd sma lle r tha n a c ontine nt surround e d b y wa te r
i. ______________________ fla t la nd found a long a c ontine nt or c oa st
e a tla up na ilsd ye llva tosc a la a p lin musthis
yonnc a te tub ta le d usla p nine
1. 2. 3.
4. 5. 6.
7. 8. 9.
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a. isthmus; b. peninsula; c. plateau;
d. delta; e. valley; f. butte; g. canyon;
h. island; i. coastal plain; 1. b; 2. f ; 3. a;
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