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FC: Geography Terms by: Joel A.
1: A volcano is an opening to the earth often raised though which lava,rock ,ashes,and gases are forced out.
2: A tributary is a stream of water that flows into another stream or river.
3: The source of river is a place where a river begins
5: A plain is an area of flat or gently rolling low land.
6: All things grow better with love. | A mesa is a flat topped mountain with steep sides.
7: An isthmus is a narrow strip of land connecting two larger areas of land.
8: A gulf is a part of sea or ocean extending into the land, usually larger than a bay.
9: A channel is the bed of a stream, river, or other waterway
10: A cape is a point of land that extends into water. | A basin is a bowl shaped area of land surrounded by higher land.
11: A delta is a triangle shaped area of land at the mouth of a river. | A glacier is a large ice mass that moves slowly down a mountain or across land.
12: A swamp is an area of low ,wet land with trees.
13: Sea level is a level of the surface of an ocean or a sea.
14: A savanna is a n area of grassland and scattered trees.
15: An inlet is any area of water extending into the land from a larger body of water.
16: A mountain pass is a gap between mountains
17: A marsh is lowland with moist soil and tall grasses
18: A canyon is a deep ,valley with steep sides.
19: A fall line is an area along which rivers form waterfalls or rapids as the rivers drop to lower land.
20: A bay is an inlet of the sea or some other body of water , usually smaller than a gulf.
21: A mountain range is a chain of mountains.
22: The mouth of river is a place where a river empties into another body of water.
23: A peninsula is a land that is almost completely surrounded by water.
24: A plateau is an area of high, mostly flat land.
25: A strait is a narrow channel of water connecting two larger bodies of water.