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The city of Norfolk is located in this region.
Coastal Plain
The four major rivers in Virginia are __________.
Potomac, Rappahannock, York, and James
Two major bodies of water that border the state of Virginia are ________and ______.
Chesapeake Bay and Atlantic Ocean
This region is the source of many rivers.
Blue Ridge Mountains
Bordering, next to, and near are terms used to describe __________.
relative location
The Eastern Shore is an island or a peninsula?
Peninsula
The 5 states that border Virginia are. . .
Maryland, West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, and North Carolina
This region's name means "land at the foot of the mountains".
Piedmont
Livestock, fruit, and poultry farming are associated with this region.
Valley and Ridge
This natural border separates the Piedmont and Coastal Plain regions.
The Fall Line
Lumbering and farming are associated with this region.
Piedmont
Which region has a high plateau?
Appalachian Plateau
Vegetable&tobacco farming, fishing and shipbuilding are associated with which region?
Coastal Plain
Name the 5 regions of Virginia.
Coastal Plain, Piedmont, Blue Ridge Mountain, Valley and Ridge, and Appalachian Plateau
Which region has old, rounded mountains
Blue Ridge Mountains
The Blue Ridge Mountains are located between the ___________ region and the Valley and Ridge region.
Appalachian Plateau
Which region has rolling hills?
Piedmont
Which region has flat land?
Coastal Plain
The Coastal Plain is east or west of the Fall Line?
East
The Piedmont region is east or west of the Blue Ridge Mountains
East
Which region has mountains and valleys?
Valley and Ridge
The Valley and Ridge region is located east or west of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
West
The Appalachian Plateau is a region famous for its ______.
coal mining or coal deposits