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history 17.2
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  1. the second longest river in the world
    amazon river
  2. The Amazon River is about _______ miles long
    4,000
  3. The world's largest river.
    Amazon River
  4. the Amazon's longest tributary.
    Madeira River
  5. The ________ _________ ______, or Amazon Valley, is the world's largest tropical rain forest, covering over two million square miles.
    Amazon River Basin
  6. In South America, tropical rain forests are called ______.
    selvas
  7. A missionary to Ecuador to the Quechuan tribe.
    Jim Elliot
  8. During their stay with the Quechua, Jim and his wife Betty learned of savage attacks made my the _______ (today known as Waorani), another Indian tribe in Ecuador.
    Aucas
  9. Another missionary who joined Jim Elliot in his works.
    Nate Saint
  10. Jim Elliot and Nate Saint tried to witness to the ______ Indians by giving them gifts.
    Auca
  11. No one knows how many varieties of _____ grow in the Amazon Valley, because they are so numerous that they have never been counted.
    orchids.
  12. Wild _____ trees also grow in the Amazon Valley.
    rubber

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