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The Western Cordilleras form part of the ‘Pacific Ring of Fire’ - Geography

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The Western Cordilleras form part of the ‘Pacific Ring of Fire’

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The Western Cordilleras i.e. the western part of North America from Alaska to the Isthmus of Panama consists of young fold mountain ranges which contain very active volcanoes and lie close to the pacific ocean thus forming a part of the ‘ Pacific Ring of Fire’

Concept: North America : Boundaries
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Oxford University Press Class 6 Voyage Geography for ICSE Middle School
Chapter 8 North America: Location, Area, Political and Physical Features
Exercise | Q 2
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