chapter 11, 12, 13
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A narrow strip of land having water on each side and joining two larger bodies of land.
A member of an armed force that is not part of a regular army; relating to a form of warfare carried on by such an independent armed force.
A group of islands.
4 Coral Island
An island formed by the skeletons remains of tiny sea animals and the sand and sediment piling on top of them.
Facing the wind.
Facing away from the wind.
A steep cliff that separates two level areas of differing elevations.
An interior plateau in Brazil with poor soil and uncertain rain.
A slum community in a Brazilian city.
A large estate farmed by many workers.
A fuel mixture of gasoline and ethanol.
The process of stripping the land of its trees.
Tourism that encourages environmental awareness and has little effect on the ecosystem.
A person of mixed African and European ancestry.
A mineral used in making aluminum.
A grassy plain.
A related set of separate mountain ranges.
In Latin America, a tenant farmer or farm worker.
A plateau region located in the Andes of Bolivia and Peru.
A plateau in the Andes of Ecuador.
The boundary in high elevations above which continuous forest vegetation cannot grow.
A forested region in Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia.
The wide mouth of a river , where freshwater river meets salt water.
A region of rolling foot hills.
A grasslands region in Argentina and Uruguay.
A cowboy who herded cattle in the pampas of Argentina and Uruguay.