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Which natural landmark is located between NY and Canada?
Niagra Falls
The site of a major civil war battle in Pennsylvania?
Gettysburg
this famous monument is located near which major city?
(must look at the slide)
Atlanta
this famous building is located in Atlanta. Atlanta is located in which region of the united states?
CNN,south east
in which state is the grand canyon located?
Arizona
what city is the most denseyly populated city in the U.S
new york city
waht is the most densely pop. region
north east
population density means...
average # of people in a square mile
which is more densily pop
A.)::::: ********
b.):::
areas of the country that have similar characteristics?
regions
Which natural landmark is located between NY and Canada?
Niagra Falls
The site of a major civil war battle in Pennsylvania?
gettysburg
this famous monument is located near which major city?
(must look at the slide)
Atlanta
this famous building is located in Atlanta. Atlanta is located in which region of the united states?
CNN,south east
in which state is the grand canyon located?
Arizona
what city is the most denseyly populated city in the U.S
new york city
waht is the most densely pop. region
north east
population density means...
average # of people in a square mile
which is more densily pop
A.)::::: ********
b.):::
areas of the country that have similar characteristics?
regions
name the regions on the map
(must look at the slide)
north east
name the regions on the map
(must look at the slide)
south east
name the regions on the map
(must look at the slide)
mid west
name the regions on the map
(must look at the slide)
interior west
name the regions on the map
(must look at the slide)
pacific states
Which natural landmark is located between NY and Canada?
Niagra Falls
The site of a major civil war battle in Pennsylvania?
gettysburg
this famous monument is located near which major city?
(must look at the slide)
Atlanta
this famous building is located in Atlanta. Atlanta is located in which region of the united states?
CNN,south east
in which state is the grand canyon located?
Arizona
what city is the most denseyly populated city in the U.S
new york city
waht is the most densely pop. region
north east
population density means...
average # of people in a square mile
which is more densily pop
A.)::::: ********
b.):::
areas of the country that have similar characteristics?
regions
name the regions on the map
(must look at the slide)
north east
name the regions on the map
(must look at the slide)
south east
name the regions on the map
(must look at the slide)
mid west
name the regions on the map
(must look at the slide)
interior west
name the regions on the map
(must look at the slide)
pacific states
delaware, maryland, new jersey, new york,penn,west virgina makes the sub region called
mid atlantic
connecticut,maine,massa., new hampihare, rhode island, vermot make up the subregion called
new england
a string of cities that have grown togther
megaloplise
the chain of citys from boston to new york to washington,D.C.
bowash
another name for this city is called
(must look at the slide)
urban
a usually residential area or neighborhoods on the outskirts of the city
suburbs
out in the country where fewer people live and most farming occurs
rural
the city surrouding neighborhoods and towns ae called
metroplotian
what is the national capital of the united states
washington dc
district of Columbia
what is the name of this famous building?
capital building
what branch is housed in this building
house of rep.
sente
what is a person that travels regulary by a train ect.. too another point called
comuter
cambridge is home of americas oldest university
harvard
what happened in callaforina in 18(49)49ers which lead to pop. in the west
GOLD RUSHHH!!!!!!!!!
the famous stock exchange located inon wall street is located in which major city
new york city
The Declaration of Independence and the Cosntiution were adopeted in the famous city.
Phillidelphia, PA
Name the landmark, city and state
Golden Gate Bridge, San Fransisco, CA
For many years, the Souths most important crop was ___?
Cotton
In the 1890's, the ___ - a kind of beetle, began to attack the South's most important crop.
Boll Weevil
Raising animals, such as cattle and sheep is referred to as...
Ranching
Farmer John grows a diversity of crops. What does this mean?
Many different types created
What has happened to most of the available farmland in the NE?
Expanded cities through the area
This low region lies close to the sea level. It runs from New York to Mexico, along the coastline and provides excellent soil for farming.
Coastal Plains
From 1892 - 1943, the first stop for millions of immigrants to the US was ____ Island.
Ellis Island
Lewis and Clark departed on 1803 to explore which piece of recently purchased land?
Louisiana Purchase
Major coal -mining areas are found in this mountain range in the NE - particularly in W. VA and PA.
Appalachian Mountains
In 1754 - Britain and France went to war over land in N. America - Name the war.
French and Indian War
Who won the French Indian War?
Britain
These two state are major leaders in teh fishing, oil and sulfur industries.
Texas and Louisianna
Which region of the country includes the Corn Belt and the Dairy Belt.
Midwest
What is the tallest builidng in the US and where is it located
Sears Tower, Chicago, ILL
This river permits shipt so go between the Great Lakes and Atlantic Ocean.
Saint Lawarence
If the elevation of the Great Lakes are different how to ships get through?
They change it with the use of dams, canals and locks.
Name the national monument, the state and the presidents.
Mt. Rushmore, S. Dakato, Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln, Roosevelt
Who was the president during the Civil War?
Lincoln