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Asia Geo Vocab SP

Key Vocabulary for Asia Geography Unit in Spanish

VIENTOS estacionales que traen fuertes lluvias en verano y aire seco en invierno. (Debes saber POR QUÉ sucede eso y CÓMO afecta a la gente de Asia) Monsoons Monzones
Fertile yellowish soil that gives the Huang He its name and makes the area around the river very good for farming. Suelo amarillento fértil que le da su nombre al Huang He y hace que el área alrededor del río sea muy buena para la agricultura. Loess
An area of the ocean that has a large population of fish and is therefore very good for fishing. Una zona del océano que tiene una gran población de peces y por lo tanto es muy buena para la pesca. Fishery Pesquería
A large group of islands. Un gran grupo de islas. Archipelago Archipiélago
A large landmass that is not quite as large as a continent. Una gran masa de tierra que no es tan grande como un continente. Subcontinent Subcontinente
The way China produces most of its electricity. La forma en que China produce la mayor parte de su electricidad. Coal Power Plants Centrales eléctricas de carbón
Causes of flooding in Asia. Causas de las inundaciones en Asia. Summer Monsoon Rains, Pavement, Melting Snow and Ice in the Himalayas Lluvias monzónicas de verano, pavimento, derretimiento de nieve y hielo en el Himalaya
Causes of air pollution in Asia. Causas de la contaminación del agua en Asia. Factories (Industries), Coal Power Plants, Cars, Traffic, Over Population Fábricas (industrias), centrales eléctricas de carbón, automóviles, tráfico, sobrepoblación
Causes of water pollution in Asia. Causas de la contaminación del agua en Asia. Basura, aguas residuales, escorrentía de fertilizantes, industria, sobrepoblación, dispersión de cenizas de personas muertas (solo en el río Ganges)
Source of many of the rivers of Asia. Fuente de muchos de los ríos de Asia. Melting snow and ice in the Himalayas Derretimiento de nieve y hielo en el Himalaya
Rich soil that is deposited on the banks of rivers when they flood. Suelo rico que se deposita en las orillas de los ríos cuando éstos se desbordan. Silt Limo
Fancy social studies word for dry. Palabra elegante de estudios sociales para seco. Arid árido
Fancy social studies word for rainy. Elegante palabra de estudios sociales para lluvioso. Humid Húmedo
Fancy social studies word for warm. Elegante palabra de estudios sociales para cálido. Tropical
Fancy social studies word for cold. Elegante palabra de estudios sociales para resfriado. Polar
Able to be sailed through by ships or boats Capaz de ser navegado por barcos o barcos. Navigable Navegable
Reasons people settle along rivers. Razones por las que la gente se asienta a lo largo de los ríos. Agua para beber, agua para riego, agua para bañarse y limpiar, tierras fértiles junto al río (limo), comercio, usos industriales
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