Antarctica is the coldest continent.
About 98% of the land is covered in ice. A few small plants like
mosses, lichens, and algae grow in Antarctica. A few kinds of
animals like penguins and fur seals live there. The Southern Ocean,
which surrounds Antarctica, is surrounded by the Indian, Atlantic, and
Pacific Oceans. Some landforms found in Antarctica are
glaciers, plains, plateaus, mountains, and valleys. Antarctica is
the home of the South Pole.
Use the map and information above to
complete the statements below.
1. The coldest continent is
2. About 98% of Antarctica's land is
3. Plants such as
lichens, and algae grow in Antarctica.
fur seals live on this continent.
Ocean surrounds Antarctica.
6. The Indian Ocean, the Atlantic
Ocean, and the
Ocean surround the Southern Ocean.
plateaus, mountains, and valleys are landforms found in Antarctica.
can be found in Antarctica.
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