What are some of South America’s most important human features?

In this lesson we will recap our knowledge of the seven continents of the world, then we will zoom into the continent of South America. We will name and locate the countries of South America and their capital cities. We will then look at some of the human features and economic activities on the continent.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Which of these is not one of the seven continents of the world?

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Q2.How many countries are there on the continent of South America?

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Q3.What is a physical geographical feature?

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Q4.What is the name of the largest tropical rainforest in the world?

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Q5.In which countries would you find the Atacama desert?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which of these is not one of the seven continents of the world?

1/5

Q2.How many countries are there on the continent of South America?

2/5

Q3.What is a physical geographical feature?

3/5

Q4.What is the name of the largest tropical rainforest in the world?

4/5

Q5.In which countries would you find the Atacama desert?

5/5

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What are some of South America’s most important human features?

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Question 2

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Question 5

Q1.Which of these is not a country in South America?

1/5

Q2.What is the capital of Peru?

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Q3.What is a human geographical feature?

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Q4.Which is the highest capital city of the world?

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Q5.Which South American country has the largest oil reserves?

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Quiz:

What are some of South America’s most important human features?

Well done for your hard work this lesson! Have a go at the quiz to see how much you can remember!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which of these is not a country in South America?

1/5

Q2.What is the capital of Peru?

2/5

Q3.What is a human geographical feature?

3/5

Q4.Which is the highest capital city of the world?

4/5

Q5.Which South American country has the largest oil reserves?

5/5

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