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					                               The Amazon River

 How long is the Amazon River?
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 In which continent will you fin the Amazon River ?

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 There are catfish that weigh 200 pounds in the Amazon River.
 True or False _____                  click here to listen to a catfish sing.


 Look at the map on the following page to answer the next 3 questions.

 The Amazon River begins high in the Andes Mountains in Peru. Follow the path of the
 river to the Mouth.


 In what direction does the river flow?
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 Into what Ocean does the Amazon empty?
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 In which country is the majority of the river located?
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 The Amazon River is surrounded by a rain forest. True or False
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 The temperature in the rain forest never drops below 70 degrees.
 True or false _______

 June through November are wet months. True or False _______

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