Presentation on theme: "SS7G9 The student will locate selected features in Southern and Eastern Asia. Locate on a world and regional political/physical map: Ganges River, Huang."— Presentation transcript:
1SS7G9 The student will locate selected features in Southern and Eastern Asia. Locate on a world and regional political/physical map: Ganges River, Huang He (Yellow River), Indus River, Mekong River, Yangtze (Chang Jiang) River, Bay of Bengal, Indian Ocean, Sea of Japan, South China Sea, Yellow Sea, Gobi Desert , Taklimakan Desert, Himalayan Mountains, and Korean Peninsula.b. Locate on a world and regional political/physical map the countries of China, India, Indonesia, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, and Vietnam.
12Huang He (Yellow) R.Indus R.Ganges R.The Yangtze RiverMekong R.
13- The Yangtze River flows for 3,915 miles. - For over two centuries the Yangzte has served as a transportation highway and commercial thoroughfare.
14The Bay of Bengal Huang He (Yellow) R. Indus R. Yangtze R. Ganges R. Mekong R.The Bay of Bengal
15- The Bay of Bengal (largest bay in the world,) forms the northeastern part of the Indian Ocean. - The climate of the Bay of Bengal is dominated by the monsoons.
16The Indian Ocean Huang He (Yellow) R. Indus R. Yangtze R. Bay Of Ganges R.BayOfBengalMekong R.The Indian Ocean
17- The Indian Ocean is the third largest of the world's five oceans (after the Pacific Ocean and Atlantic Ocean, but larger than the Southern Ocean and Arctic Ocean).
18The Sea of Japan Indus R. Yangtze R. Bay Of Bengal Mekong R. Huang He (Yellow) R.Indus R.Yangtze R.Ganges R.BayOfBengalMekong R.Indian Ocean
19- The Sea of Japan influences the climate of Japan because of its relatively warm waters.
20The South China Sea Sea Of Japan Yangtze R. Bay Of Bengal Mekong R. Huang He (Yellow) R.Indus R.Yangtze R.Ganges R.The South China SeaBayOfBengalMekong R.Indian Ocean
21- The South China Sea is one of the most important trade routes in the world.
22The Yellow Sea Sea Of Japan Yangtze R. Bay South Of China Bengal Sea Huang He (Yellow) R.The Yellow SeaIndus R.Yangtze R.Ganges R.BayOfBengalSouthChinaSeaMekong R.Indian Ocean
23- The Yellow Sea is famous for its fishing grounds. - The rivers that flow into the Yellow Sea carry so much mineral-rich soil that the water actually turns yellow.- The Yellow Sea is famous for its fishing grounds.
24The Gobi Desert Sea Of Japan Yellow Sea South China Bay of Bengal Sea Huang He (Yellow) R.YellowSeaIndus R.Yangtze R.Ganges R.SouthChinaSeaBay of BengalMekong R.Indian Ocean
25- The Gobi Desert is the largest desert in Asia - The Gobi Desert is the largest desert in Asia. - A rain shadow desert, Gobi suffers from having most of its rain blocked by the Himalyas.Temperatures can fall as far minus-40 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter. Summer is no picnic, either, with the heat occasionally rising to 122 degrees Fahrenheit.
26The Taklamakan Desert Gobi Sea Desert Of Japan Yellow Sea South China Huang He (Yellow) R.YellowSeaIndus R.Yangtze R.Ganges R.SouthChinaSeaBay of BengalMekong R.Indian Ocean
27- Takla Makan Desert is China's largest desert. - In Uigur language, Takla Makan means 'you can get into it but can never get out' and the desert has another name 'the Sea of Death'.
28The Himalayan Mountains GobiDesertSeaOfJapanTaklamakanDesertHuang He (Yellow) R.YellowSeaIndus R.The Himalayan MountainsYangtze R.Ganges R.SouthChinaSeaMekong R.Bay of BengalIndian Ocean
29- The Himalayas include the highest mountains in the world. - The name Himalaya means the House of Snow and it consists of several parallel mountain ranges.
30The Korean Peninsula Gobi Desert Taklamakan Desert Yellow Sea OfJapanTaklamakanDesertHuang He (Yellow) R.YellowSeaHimalayasIndus R.Ganges R.Yangtze R.SouthChinaSeaBayofBengalMekong R.Indian Ocean
32Physical Features of S & E Asia w/ Labels KoreanPeninsulaGobiDesertSeaOfJapanTaklamakanDesertHuang He (Yellow) R.YellowSeaIndus R.HimalayasYangtze R.Ganges R.SouthChinaSeaBay of BengalMekong R.Indian Ocean
35- China is the fourth largest country in area (after Russia, Canada, and the U.S.). - China is the world's most populous country with more than 1.3 billion people.- China's geography causes an uneven population distribution; 94 percent live in the eastern third of the country.
41- Japan, a country of 4 large islands and over 4000 smaller islands, extends along the Pacific coast of Asia.- Only an estimated 18 percent of Japan's territory is suitable for settlement—so Japan's cities are large and densely populated.