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Flashcards in SOUth AmErIcA Deck (21):
1

Andes

Mountains that reach 18000 feet

2

Cordillera

A mountain system made up of roughly parallel ranges

3

Guiana highlands

Venezuela's highest elevation, which stretch into Guyana and Suriname

4

Llanos

A region of plaines

5

Orinoco River

A river flowing for about 1600 miles.

6

Amazon river

River

7

Rio de la plata

Place

8

Saw Paulo

Place

9

Mega city

Big city

10

Rio de Janeiro

Holiday

11

Favelas

Houses

12

Brasilia

Brazil

13

Manaus

Idk

14

Gauchos

Mountains?

15

Informal economy

Some type of economy

16

Land locked

Land that got locked away??

17

La Paz

A place

18

Lima

Peru's capital

19

Santiago

A place

20

Coup

Home for chickens

21

Quito

A place