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A mountain is a natural elevation of the earth's surface having considerable mass, often steep sides, and a height greater than that of a hill. Part of the geography of every continent, they are most often found in a long group called a range Some mountain ranges are Alps, Andes, Himalayas, and Rocky Mountains, though there are dozens more.
Indeed they are. Misconceptions rise about the same geographic  features. Like most names, the Rocky mountains was shortened to the  Rockies because people were too lazy to just say Rocky mountains  and instead said the Rockies, which leads to misconceptions like  this.   Similarly, the...
It started in Colombia 25 million years ago. it was active about 25  million years - 18 million years ago.
they are big and in the way
The highest tidal wave ever recorded was 1,720 feet tall, and  occurred in 1958 in Alaska.
The correct spelling is Mount Kosciuszko . For many years it was spelt "Kosciusko", the anglicised version, but in 1997, the extra 'z' was added to reflect the proper Polish spelling.
At the summit of Mount Everest is 33% that of sea level
 Mt. Si   4,167 feet     Named After Josiah "Uncle Si" Merritt, a  homesteader who lived at the base in the nineteenth century, but  most famous for its starring role in the Twin Peaks credit  sequence     Found Just over a half hour from Seattle, the  North Bend's massif is a...
A series of mountain is known as range; for example, the Indian  Himalayan Range
France, Switzerland and Austria don't have a common border, sothere is not one single mountain that runs through the three ofthem.
There are mountains in the North Pole. At Longyearbyen, the main  gateway to the Norwegian Arctic, there are snow covered mountains.
it stretches from California to british coumbia
The Sherpas live there and many people go there to hike, some trying to ascend to the summit of Mount Everest.
Yes, it is. Mont Blanc is in the Alps The Alps are  a complex system of lower fold mountains and high  crystalline massifs.
Dhaulagiri - Located in Nepal, Asia it is the earth's 7th highest mountain at 8,167 meters above sea level.
You can't make a proper cup of cup of tea on Mount Everest becausethe atmospheric pressure level is low (reducing water'sboiling-point) and it's freezing up on Everest!
smoke started to come out of Mt St Helensjade!!
Abundant natural resources such as coal and lumber, fresh water, shelter or rather the advantage of being hidden from the sight of others while being able to see them in case of an attack. Also at the top of the mountains there is a great view of miles and miles of the surrounding areas. Good for...
No. Not in North America. There are mountain ranges in NorthAmerica with other names - like the Rocky Mountains. The Pyrenees Mountain Range is in Europe.
Following are the altitudes of sichuan mountain in china. It islocated in 30^0 8'N and 102^0 56^E. This is the latitude andaltitude of sichuan mountain.
cuts by glaciers(fjords), I think. Go look up fjords.
It was named Mt. Rainier by George Vancouver for his friend, Read  Admiral Peter Rainier. Native Americans, of course, had their own  name for it before the British arrived.
The convergent boundary, the collision of the South American plate with the Nazca plate
Saint-pierre, destroyed by the eruption of 1902
Mt McKinley is 20,320 feet and Mt Whitney is 14,495 feet inaltitude.
Some major mountain ranges around the world are the Himalayas, the Andes, the Alps, the Rockies, the Karakoram, and the Cascades.
The Scandinavian mountains, also known as the Scandes.
they are located in The Fiji Island of vEraudi Serve
The states that start with the letter A are Alabama, Alaska,  Arizona, and Arkansas. These are in the United States of course.
Because it was important to them
The most scenic walk starts from Seathwaite. From Keswick, take the road towards Buttermere. As you go through the Honister Pass, turn left for the village of Seathwaite, then leave your car there. Head straight down the road, straight through the village, and the road narrows and becomes a path...
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No the Himalayas do not cross Mexico. The Himalayas are in India and Mexico is not.
The origin of the name is not really known, a name given by the Wakamba would translate as 'mountain of whiteness'
1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 people
It is in the Western and Northern hemisphere
Harbor of Rio de Janeiro.....I think....
yes they climbed it 1 week after robs birthday.
It is the highest free standing mountain in the world
Close to the Atlantic coast [ apex ]
Mont Blanc (Monte Bianco) is on the bourder of France and Italy, controversy over which it is really in. The whole northen bourder is above 2000 metres.
Yes, there are lots of hills and mountains in the Republic ofIreland.
711 was a key year in Spanish history. It was the year when Muslim(or Moorish) forces crossed the straits of Gibraltar, defeated aVisigothic army somewhere west of Gibraltar, and moved quicklynorthwards. Within a few years, they had conquered almost all ofthe Iberian Peninsula, and Christian...
Granite and the souls of natives. 'MERICA
Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela
yes becouse its so high its always cold up the top
Andrew Irvine only ever went to Mount Everest the one time, that was with the 1924 British expedition. George Mallory chose Irvine as his partner for the summit attempt.
Tour around nearby cities, check out the historical sites, hike a  view hills and be able to see some amazing views. Hope that helped  you can also look at tourgide.com I think
The Dragon boat festival is celebrated in honour of Wu Zixu, an advisor in ancient China. He was forced to commit suicide by the king, so he tied a rock to his feet and jumped into the river. The people revered Wu Zixu as a river god after his death.
Folded mountains form when rock layers are squeezed together and pushed upward
Heck no, the tallest dinosaur was about as as two houses stacked up.
Mount Everest can be found on the border of Nepal and Tibet in the Himalayan mountains.
Because Mount Rainier is a Strato Volcano it has both quiet and explosive eruptions. Explosive(pyroclastic) flows have a high silica level. Quiet have low silica levels. The more silica the thicker the magma.
The Alaska Mountain Range and the Kaiyuh (: suckas ;)
There are several mountain rangers in Germany. Some of the mostprominent are the Alps, the Bavarian Alps, the Black Forestmountains and the Harz Mountains.
  No. The Appalachian Mountains run down the eastern sea-board of the US, while the Rockey Mountains run down the country a little west of center (also called the Continental Divide).
mountain creek by far. tuxedo's terrain park is sponsored by monster but theyre way too lazy to put features in so it sucks. by the way i work at tuxedo so its not like im biased towards one or the other.
This is the Andes range between Argentina and Chile
Edmund Hillary was the first to reach the summit of Mount Everest in 1953 followed by Tenzing Norgay.
Many of the different minerals that are in sedimentary and igneous rocks. Like quartz, flint, and pyroxene, just to name a few.
Project A   The standard school project model is usually made of paper mache. You need water, flour, used newspapers or similar sheets of paper, a large piece of cardboard for the base, poster paint and brushes. A picture of the Himalayas to use as a guide could be helpful. Mix a paste of flour...
They provide evidence Pangea existed because mountain belts along  the margins of North America, Africa and Europe line up as well and  have similar rock types, indication that the continents at one time  were joined as Pangea. Also that indicate that there were once  contiental drift.