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Virginia's government is made up of three parts called__________________.
branches
trees have them
The ________ _____________is the legislative branch of Virginia's government.
General Assembly
The duty of the legislative branch is to make _________________.
laws
it is not a good idea to break them
The General Assembly is divided into two parts the ___________________________ and the _________ ___ ___________.
Senate
House of Delegates
The_________________ heads the Executive Branch of the state government.
Governor
The Executive Branch makes sure the state _____________ are carried out.
laws
it better not to break any of them
The_________________ heads the Executive Branch of the state government.
Governor
The _________________ Branch is the state's court system.
Judicial
The Judicial Branch decides cases about people accused of breaking the _________ and whether or not a law agrees with Virginia's Constitution.
law
Another name for the Tidewater region is ___________ _____________.
Coastal Plain
A major product of the Tidewater region is __________________.
seafood
The five regions of Virginia are_______ _______,________ __ _______,_______ _______ _______,________, and__________ ________.
Coastal Plain
Valley and Ridge
Blue Ridge Mountains
Piedmont
Appalachian Plateau
Industries important to the Tidewater region include_____________, _______ and ______ ________ _________.
shipbuilding
tourism
federal military installations
What is a big big big boat?
Who keeps our U.S.A. safe?
Important products in the Piedmont region are_________ ___________, and __________ ______________.
tobacco products
information technology
It was a cash crop for the colonists.
Computers are part of this product.
Important industries in the Piedmont region include__________, ________ ___ _______ __________, ____________ and_________.
technology,
federal and state government,
farming,
textiles
How is food grown?
What are clothes made of?
How are we able to make so many new things at once?
What keeps our laws organized and obeyed?
The Blue Ridge Mountain region is known for their delicious agricultural product of __________________.
apples
Did Johnny Appleseed plant these?
_________________ is an industry important to the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Recreation
skiing, hiking, fishing, camping
______________ and _______________ are major products of the Valley and Ridge region.
Poultry
apples
hens and roosters
pie
you can go bobbing for these
_______________ is a major industry of the Valley Ridge region.
Farming
potatoes lettuce carrots pumpkins
The Applachian Plateau is known for the product_____________.
coal
Sometimes it falls off railroad cars along the train tracks.
Black rocks.
The major industry in the Appalachian Plateau is_______ _________.
coal mining
it is done underground