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Region. Question 1 - 10. An area with common characteristics is called a…. Answer 1 – 10. A Region. Question 1 - 20. A type of region with set boundaries, like a fence. Answer 1 – 20. Formal Region. Question 1 - 30. A type of region that is determined how people see or perceive an area.

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Region

Region


Question 1 10

Question 1 - 10

  • An area with common characteristics is called a….


Answer 1 10

Answer 1 – 10

  • A Region


Question 1 20

Question 1 - 20

  • A type of region with set boundaries, like a fence.


Answer 1 20

Answer 1 – 20

  • Formal Region


Question 1 30

Question 1 - 30

  • A type of region that is determined how people see or perceive an area.

  • Example: Slower Lower Delaware


Answer 1 30

Answer 1 – 30

  • Perceptual Region


Question 1 40

Question 1 - 40

  • How a region is used.

    Example: Farming


Answer 1 40

Answer 1 – 40

  • Functional Region


Question 1 50

Question 1 - 50

  • When an area focuses on ONE type of product to produce, this is called….


Answer 1 50

Answer 1 – 50

  • Specialization


Question 2 10

Question 2 - 10

What are the names of 5 states found in the Northeast region?


Answer 2 10

Answer 2 – 10

  • Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Massachusetts


Question 2 20

Question 2 - 20

This major Northeast City is known for medical, technology, and sciences.


Answer 2 20

Answer 2 – 20

  • Boston


Question 2 30

Question 2 - 30

  • This major Northeast City is known for shipping, factories, and healthcare.


Answer 2 30

Answer 2 – 30

  • Philadelphia


Question 2 40

Question 2 - 40

Rivers have a major impact on the economy of the northeast because…..


Answer 2 40

Answer 2 – 40

  • Shipping industries are set up along the northeast creating jobs and trade relationships.


Question 2 50

Question 2 - 50

  • The northeast can best be characterized by it’s….


Answer 2 50

Answer 2 – 50

  • Major Cities


Question 3 10

Question 3 - 10

  • Name 5 states make up the Western US….


Answer 3 10

Answer 3 – 10

  • California, Washington, Oregon, Arizona, New Mexico, Montana, Nevada


Question 3 20

Question 3 - 20

  • What types of physical features make up the Western US?


Answer 3 20

Answer 3 – 20

  • Rocky Mountains, Coastal Range, Volcanos, Forests, Deserts


Question 3 30

Question 3 - 30

  • What natural resource caused a “Rush” to the West in the 1840s?


Answer 3 30

Answer 3 – 30

  • Gold


Question 3 40

Question 3 - 40

  • What types of challenges are facing the urban areas in the West?


Answer 3 40

Answer 3 – 40

  • Pollution!


Question 3 50

Question 3 - 50

  • Why has the West been known as a land of opportunity?


Answer 3 50

Answer 3 – 50

  • - Gold Rush

  • -Settlers moving out West

  • -Hollywood


Question 4 10

Question 4 - 10

  • Which is NOT a state found in the Midwest?

    Illinois

    Delaware

    Ohio

    Michigan


Answer 4 10

Answer 4 – 10

  • Delaware


Question 4 20

Question 4 - 20

  • What main physical feature dominates the Midwest?


Answer 4 20

Answer 4 – 20

  • The Great Plains


Question 4 30

Question 4 - 30

  • Because of the type of land found in this region, what industry makes up most of the Midwest?


Answer 4 30

Answer 4 – 30

  • Farming


Question 4 40

Question 4 - 40

  • Besides Farming, the Midwest is known for its major cities. What are those cities?


Answer 4 40

Answer 4 – 40

  • Chicago, St. Louis, Detroit, and The Twin Cities.


Question 4 50

Question 4 - 50

  • What are some examples factories found in the Midwest?


Answer 4 50

Answer 4 – 50

  • Pillsbury

  • Chrysler

  • General Motors

  • Ford


Question 5 10

Question 5 - 10

  • These states make up what region of the United States?

    Maryland

    North Carolina

    South CarolinaVirginia

    MississippiAlabamaGeorgiaLouisiana


Answer 5 10

Answer 5 – 10

  • The South


Question 5 20

Question 5 - 20

  • What bodies of water impact the Southern Region?


Answer 5 20

Answer 5 – 20

  • Mississippi River

  • Gulf of Mexico


Question 5 30

Question 5 - 30

  • What impact do the physical features of the South have on its people? *Think- how can they be dangerous and helpful*


Answer 5 30

Answer 5 – 30

  • - Water for farming

  • -Rivers could flood

  • -Hurricanes across the Gulf


Question 5 40

Question 5 - 40

  • What resources make the South an attractive place to live?


Answer 5 40

Answer 5 – 40

  • - Warm climate

  • -Lots of entertainment

  • -Jobs

  • -Beaches

  • -Historical Sites


Question 5 50

Question 5 - 50

  • How is the Southeast different from the Southwest?

  • *think of geography*


Answer 5 50

Answer 5 – 50

  • Southeast has more access to water and farming, while the Southwest is more of a desert.


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