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20 Cards in this Set

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What is a Strait?
A strait is a narrow waterway that connects two larger bodies of water
What is the highest point in Michigan?
Mount Arvon
What is the largest city in the U.P. ?
What are the two longest rivers in Michigan?
Grand River and the Muskegon river
What is a lock?
A lock is like a water elevator for boats to get from one depth of water to another
What is a suburb?
A suburb is a smaller community around a large city
What is the capital of Michigan?
What is a tourist?
A person who travels for enjoyment
What is a region?
An area of land with something in common
Name 3 natural resources in Michigan.
salt timber iron ore gas, oil, copper, water
What is a basin?
A low, bowl-shaped area surrounded by higher land
How many inland lakes does Michigan have?
About 11,000
Name the 5 great lakes
Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Erie, Superior
Name a landform in Michigan
hills, mountain, lakes, rivers, valleys
How many continents are there in the world?
What is the largest Island in the world?
What is the population of Michigan?
About 10 million
What is a beringia?
A land bridge
Who is the governor of Michigan?
Jennifer Granholm
What is an archaeologist?
A person who studies people and artifacts from the past