Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how


Social Studies Owen

Archipelago a large group or chain of islands
Bog wet,spongy ground with soil composed mainly of decayed vegetable matter
Delta a nearly flat plain of alluvial deposit between diverging branches of the mouth of the river often of through, not necessarily, triangular
Fjord a long narrow arm of the sea bordered by steep cliffs, usually formed by glacier erosion
Flood Plain an area of low laying ground adjacent to a river, formed mainly of river sediments and subject to flooding
Glacier an extended mass of ice formed from snow falling and accumulating over the years and moving very slowly, either descending from high mountains as valley glaciers, or moving outward from centers of accumulation, as in continental glaciers
Island a tract of land completely surrounded by water, and not large enough to be called a continent
Isthmus a narrow strip of land, bordered on both sides by water, connecting to larger bodies of land
Peninsula an area of land almost completely surrounded by water except for an isthmus connecting it with the mainland
Plain a large area of flat land with few trees
Plateau a land area having a relatively level surface considerably raised above adjoining land on at least one side, and often cut by deep canyon
Rifts a major fault separating blocks on earth
Strait a narrow passage of water connecting two large bodies of water
Tributary a stream that flows to a larger stream or body of water
Created by: Barkley157