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Chapt. 5 WG final

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interior plains
region that spreads across North America
Canadian Shield
covers most of quebec & ontario
prairie
a temperate grassland that had just enough moisture for healthy grasses to grow
similarities between US/Canada
great lake, long life expectancies, & rocky mts.
tributaries
rivers & streams that carry water to a major river
drainage basin
entire area of land that is drained by a major river
continental divide
boundary that separates rivers flowing toward opposite sides of a continent
standard of living
measurement of a person's or group's education, housing, health care, & nutrition
cordillera
related set of mountain ranges, that stretches for more than 3,000 miles
literacy
the ability to read & write
hydroelectricity
electricity that is generated by moving water
great plains
grassland region of central North America from Canada southward to Texas

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