The physical landscape of the UK is varied and includes upland and lowland areas. The landscape has been shaped by glaciation and rivers.
What is relief?
The height of the ground above sea level
The way that the landscape changes in height
A lowland area
What is an upland area?
A place which is high above sea level
A hilly place
A place with lots of open space
What is a lowland area?
A place which is next to the sea
A place which is not very high above sea level
What has shaped the UK landscape?
Glaciation and rivers
In which place is the UK's highest mountain found?
The Lake District
The Grampian Mountains
Where is England's highest mountain found?
Where is Wales's highest mountain found?
Through what process did ice shape the land?
Where is the lowest place in the UK?
The London Basin
The Fens in East Anglia
What is the longest river in the UK?