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					 Latin American
Physical Features
 Quiz yourself, can you guess the
            answers?
Click on a physical feature and then decide…
    Central America or South America?
                Rio Grande
             Andes Mountains
               Orinoco River
               Amazon River
             Yucatan Peninsula
               Lake Titicaca
              Atacama Desert
               Rio de la Plata
            Isthmus of Panama
              Tierra Del Fuego
Most of the Rio Grande River is not
   navigable due to its shallow,
   winding path through steep
             canyons.
                          Central America
                                Or
                          South America
The world’s longest contiguous mountain range, the Andes
                       Mountains.




            Central America or South America
The Amazon River is the world’s
     second longest river.




       Central America or South America
The Yucatan Peninsula separates the Gulf of Mexico from
       the Caribbean Sea. Tourists love it here!



                                      Central America
                                            Or
                                      South America
The Orinoco River, source of
    hydroelectric power.




     Central America or South America
   Lake Titicaca is located in the Andes Mts. The lake’s
islands are the legendary birthplace of the Inca. You can
                     still find ruins there!



                                           Central America
                                                 Or
                                            South America
The Atacama Desert is located in northern
               Chile.




           Central America or South America
Rio de la Plata is an estuary formed by
  the Uruguay River and the Parana
                  River.




          Central America or South America
Tierra del Fuego means Land of
              Fire.


                     Central America
                           or
                     South America
 The Isthmus of Panama is a narrow strip of land
about 40 miles wide. The Panama Canal is here.




            Central America or South America
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