# Why are the 5 lakes called the great lakes?

When Lewis and Clark found them, they thought they had discovered another ocean. Also they are just enormous.

# How do the Great Lakes and the Great Salt Lakes differ?

The Great Lakes are a collection of five freshwater lakes, The Great Salt Lake is one saltwater lake. The Great Lakes are much larger than the Great Salt Lake. (The Great Lake (MORE)

# Where are the Great Lakes?

Location of the Great Lakes You can find the Great Lakes on the border between Canada and the USA. More specifically, they border the states of Indiana, Illinois, Minnesota, M (MORE)

# Which lake is larger Lake Erie or Great Salt Lake?

Lake Erie Surface area Great Salt Lake - 1,700 sq mi (4,400 kmÂ²) Lake Erie - 9,940 sq mi (25,700 km 2 )
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# How many lakes are in a great lake?

Currently there are 5 recognized Great Lakes; Huron, Ontario, Erie, Superior and Michigan. In actuality Lake Huron and Michigan are the same lake, but they were named separate (MORE)

# What lakes are the great lakes?

  * Huron  * Ontario  * Michigan  * Erie  * Superior   Just remember the acronym HOMES
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# Why are the five great lakes called the five greats lakes?

they are so big & there are five of them

# What are the Great Lakes?

They are a chain of freshwater lakes located in eastern North America, on the Canada - United States border, consisting of Lakes Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario. (MORE)

# Is the Great Salt Lake a great lake?

The Great Salt Lake in Utah is not one of the Great Lakes. The Great Lakes are located in the northeast of the United States on the border with Canada (in Wisconsin, Michigan, (MORE)

# What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4 20c + 5 = 5c (MORE)