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Be able to locate on a map:
Rocky & Appalachian Mtns., Mississippi & McKenzie Rivers, Hudson Bay, Baffin Island, and the Great Lakes
Use Map skills p. 7
What small rodent looks like a fat, round mouse?
Name the largest island in the world.
What is the smallest & coldest ocean?
the Arctic Ocean
What is a glacier?
a large mass of ice the flows very slowly over land
What do we call the area between the North Pole and the northern timberline?
the Arctic
What is the Frigid Zone?
the coldest region in the north
What is permafrost?
permanently frozen ground
What sea bird migrates farther than any other bird?
the arctic tern
The frozen plains located mostly within the Arctic Circle is called ______.