KMS Oceania and Antarctica

Geography
Melanesia
(1)
A subregion of Oceania that includes islands northeast of Australia and south of the equator
Micronesia
(1)
A subregion of Oceania that includes islands east of the Philippines and north of the equator
Polynesia
(1)
A subregion of Oceania that includes islands of the central and southern Pacific
oceanic island
(1)
an island rising from the deep sea floor on a volcanic foundation
coral island
(1)
a type of oceanic island that is a coral reef
atoll
(1)
a ring-shaped coral reef encircling a central lagoon with no inner island
trust territory
(1)
a territory placed under the control of a country by the United Nations
pidgin
(1)
a simple form of speech that is a mixture of words from two or more languages
Transantarctic Mountains
(2)
mountains that divide Antarctica into two parts
geographic South Pole
(2)
the point where all lines of longitude meet
ice shelf
(2)
huge flat sheet of ice extending over the ocean, but attached to the land
Roald Amunden
(2)
Norwegian polar explorer who was the first to reach the South Pole
Antarctic Treaty
(2)
an agreement signed in 1959 calling for the peaceful use of Antarctica

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