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What are the boarding
bodies of water? 
(hint: there are 2)

What are the bordering


bodies of water to Virginia?



1. Atlantic Ocean


2. Chesapeake Bay

Hint: there are 2

Bordering States of Virginia?
Bordering States of Virginia?

1. Maryland


2. West Virginia


3. Kentucky


4. Tennessee


5. North Carolina

Hint: Mustard With Ketchup Taste Nasty

Key terms for Relative Location?

- next to, near, and bordering



Five Regions of Virginia

Five Regions of Virginia

1. Coastal Plain (Tidewater)
2. Piedmont
3. Blue Ridge Mountains
4. Valley & Ridge
5. Appalachian Plateau

1. Coastal Plain (Tidewater)


2. Piedmont


3. Blue Ridge Mountains


4. Valley & Ridge


5. Appalachian Plateau

Hint: There are five


*All Rich Boys Play Tennis

Natural border between the Coastal Plain (Tidewater) and Piedmont Regions is called?

Fall Line

Fall Line

*Has waterfalls that prevent further travel on the river

A piece of land bordered by water on 3 sides?

- Peninsula

Provides transportation links between VA and other places (e.g., Europe, Africa, Caribbean)?

-Atlantic Ocean

-Atlantic Ocean

Provides a safe harbor and was a source of food and transportation?

-Chesapeake Bay

-Chesapeake Bay

Chesapeake Bay Tunnel

Chesapeake Bay Tunnel

Four rivers in VA?




*Great source of food and provided a pathway for exploration and settlement.

1. Potomac River


2. Rappahannock River


3. York River


4. James River

Please Remember Your Jacket

Location of York River?

-Yorktown

Location of James River?

-Richmond and Jamestown located along James River

Location of Potomac River?

-Alexandria

Location of Rappahannock River?

-Fredricksburg

Fred Likes to Rap!

Shallow natural lake surrounded by the Dismal Swamp?

- Lake Drummond

- Lake Drummond

Located in the Coastal Plain and surrounds Lake Drummond?

-Dismal Swamp

-Dismal Swamp

A peninsula bordered by the Chesapeake Bay to the west and the Atlantic Ocean to the east?

-Eastern Shore

-Eastern Shore

What American leader explored and surveyed the Dismal Swamp?

-George Washington