Geography / Geography Grab Bag: Antarctica

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Can you name the following geographic features of Antarctica?

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Highest Mountain
Island Chain just N of the Antarctic Peninsula
Water body East of the Amundsen Sea
Isolated barren rock peak(s) in a snow/ice area
Mainland territory claimed by Norway
Big, East Antarctica Ice Shelf found at 70ºS 70ºE
Water body between Antarctica & S. America
Year the Antarctic Treaty came into effect
Largest Lake**
Transcontinental Range parting E & W Antarctica
Mountain cluster in UK/Argentine/Chilean Claims
Ocean Current encircling Antarctica
Largest Island
Largest Ice Shelf
Bay serving as Amundsen's disembarkation spot
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Berkner I.*** divides Ronne Ice Shelf & this one
Australian claimed territory W of Adélie Land
Southernmost Volcano
Largest native animal that could be found on land
Land to the West of the Ronne Ice Shelf
Highest Point of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet
Largest* Community; it's located approx. 166ºE
Water body East of the Antarctic Peninsula
The South Pole can be found on this plateau
Sea between West & Shackleton Ice Shelves
Largest species of penguin
Southernmost community/research station
Land S of Graham Land on Antarctic Peninsula
Largest swath of unclaimed territory
Last country to make a territorial claim (1942)

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