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PA Geography. Review Game. PART 2. Pennsylvania Geography. 22Q. Define Grid A. a system of lines drawn on a map B. space is equal to so many actual miles C. a natural feature on the earth’s surface D. an area that shares a common feature throughout. Sorry.

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PA Geography

Review Game. PART 2


Pennsylvania Geography

  • 22Q. Define Grid

    • A.a system of lines drawn on a map

    • B. space is equal to so many actual miles

    • C. a natural feature on the earth’s surface

    • D. an area that shares a common feature throughout


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  • 22A. Define Grid

    • A.a system of lines drawn on a map

    • B. space is equal to so many actual miles

    • C. a natural feature on the earth’s surface

    • D. an area that shares a common feature throughout


Pennsylvania Geography

23Q. Define map scale

  • A. a system of lines drawn on a map

  • B. space is equal to so many actual miles

  • C. a natural feature on the earth’s surface

  • D. an area that shares a common feature throughout


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23A. Define map scale

  • A. a system of lines drawn on a map

  • B. space is equal to so many actual miles

  • C. a natural feature on the earth’s surface

  • D. an area that shares a common feature throughout


Pennsylvania Geography

  • 24Q. Define LAND FORMS

    • A. space is equal to so many actual miles

    • B. a natural feature on the earth’s surface

    • C. an area that shares a common feature throughout

    • D. a flat stretch of land


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  • 24A. Define LAND FORMS

    • A. space is equal to so many actual miles

    • B. a natural feature on the earth’s surface

    • C. an area that shares a common feature throughout

    • D. a flat stretch of land


Pennsylvania Geography

  • 25Q. Define REGION

    • A. a flat stretch of land

    • B. a long, narrow chain of hills or mountains

    • C. a large high plain

    • D. an area that shares a common feature throughout


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  • 25A. Define REGION

    • A. a flat stretch of land

    • B. a long, narrow chain of hills or mountains

    • C. a large high plain

    • D. an area that shares a common feature throughout


Pennsylvania Geography

  • 26Q. Define PLAIN

    • A. a system of lines drawn on a map

    • B. a natural feature on the earth’s surface

    • C. a flat stretch of land

    • D. a long, narrow chain of hills or mountains


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  • 26A. Define PLAIN

    • A. a system of lines drawn on a map

    • B. a natural feature on the earth’s surface

    • C. a flat stretch of land

    • D. a long, narrow chain of hills or mountains


Pennsylvania Geography

  • 27Q. Define RIDGE

    • A. an area that shares a common feature throughout

    • B. a flat stretch of land

    • C. a long, narrow chain of hills or mountains

    • D. a large high plain


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  • 27A. Define RIDGE

    • A. an area that shares a common feature throughout

    • B. a flat stretch of land

    • C. a long, narrow chain of hills or mountains

    • D. a large high plain


Pennsylvania Geography

  • 27Q. Define PLATEAU

    • A. an area that shares a common feature throughout

    • B. a flat stretch of land

    • C. a long, narrow chain of hills or mountains

    • D. a large high plain


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  • 27A. Define PLATEAU

    • A. an area that shares a common feature throughout

    • B. a flat stretch of land

    • C. a long, narrow chain of hills or mountains

    • D. a large high plain


Pennsylvania Geography

28Q

A. Allegheny Plateau

B. Ridge & Valley

C. Piedmont

D. Atlantic coastal plain

E. Erie plain


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28A

A. Allegheny Plateau

B. Ridge & Valley

C. Piedmont

D. Atlantic coastal plain

E. Erie plain


Pennsylvania Geography

29Q

A. Allegheny Plateau

B. Ridge & Valley

C. Piedmont

D. Atlantic coastal plain

E. Erie plain


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29A

A. Allegheny Plateau

B. Ridge & Valley

C. Piedmont

D. Atlantic coastal plain

E. Erie plain


Pennsylvania Geography

30Q

A. Allegheny Plateau

B. Ridge & Valley

C. Piedmont

D. Atlantic coastal plain

E. Erie plain


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30A

A. Allegheny Plateau

B. Ridge & Valley

C. Piedmont

D. Atlantic coastal plain

E. Erie plain


Pennsylvania Geography

31Q

A. Allegheny Plateau

B. Ridge & Valley

C. Piedmont

D. Atlantic coastal plain

E. Erie plain


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31A

A. Allegheny Plateau

B. Ridge & Valley

C. Piedmont

D. Atlantic coastal plain

E. Erie plain


Pennsylvania Geography

32Q

A. Allegheny Plateau

B. Ridge & Valley

C. Piedmont

D. Atlantic coastal plain

E. Erie plain


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32A

A. Allegheny Plateau

B. Ridge & Valley

C. Piedmont

D. Atlantic coastal plain

E. Erie plain


33 Q. What was the name of the architectural feature overhang of the German barn?

  • A. Forebay

  • B. Overhang

  • C. Hay loft

  • D. Backbay


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  • 33 A. What was the name of the architectural feature overhang of the German barn?

    • A. Forebay

    • B. Overhang

    • C. Hay loft

    • D. Backbay


34Q.How was Lancaster different from Philadelphia?

  • A. It was not laid in a grid pattern, but built topsy

  • B. It was not on a deep water port, but a smaller river.

  • C. Market town dependent entirely on network of roads.

  • D. Market town that was built in a straight line instead of a square


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  • 34A.How was Lancaster different from Philadelphia?

    • A. It was not laid in a grid pattern, but built topsy

    • B. It was not on a deep water port, but a smaller river.

    • C. Market town dependent entirely on network of roads.

    • D. Market town that was built in a straight line instead of a square


35Q. During the Industrial Period of the mid-19th century, what was the cheap fuel?

  • A. Natural Gas

  • B. Coal

  • C. Oil

  • D. Electric


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  • 35A. During the Industrial Period of the mid-19th century, what was the cheap fuel?

    • A. Natural Gas

    • B. Coal

    • C. Oil

    • D. Electric


36Q. What did Edwin Drake find in Titusville in 1859?

  • A. Gold

  • B. Nichol

  • C. Oil

  • D. Coal


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  • 36A. What did Edwin Drake find in Titusville in 1859?

    • A. Gold

    • B. Nichol

    • C. Oil

    • D. Coal


37Q. What made the canal system obsolete within twenty years?

  • A. Trains

  • B. Automobiles

  • C. Steamboats

  • D. Floods


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  • 37Q. What made the canal system obsolete within twenty years?

    • A. Trains

    • B. Automobiles

    • C. Steamboats

    • D. Floods


38 Q. What made the railway system obsolete?

  • A. Canals

  • B. Steamboats

  • C. Automobile

  • D. Trolleys


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  • 38A. What made the railway system obsolete?

    • A. Canals

    • B. Steamboats

    • C. Automobile

    • D. Trolleys


39Q. What was the name of the 1st long distance limited highway in the country?

  • A. Rt. 66

  • B. I-99

  • C. PA 6-500

  • D. PA Turnpike


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  • 39A. What was the name of the 1st long distance limited highway in the country?

    • A. Rt. 66

    • B. I-99

    • C. PA 6-500

    • D. PA Turnpike


40Q. What type of coal was found in large deposits in Western Pennsylvania? This was also the foundation for the iron and steel industries.

  • A. Anthracite coal

  • B. Bituminous coal

  • C. Aphrodite coal

  • D. Semi-Bituminous coal


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  • 40A. What type of coal was found in large deposits in Western Pennsylvania? This was also the foundation for the iron and steel industries.

    • A. Anthracite coal

    • B. Bituminous coal

    • C. Aphrodite coal

    • D. Semi-Bituminous coal


  • 41Q. Explain how a Beehive coke furnace works?


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  • 41Q. Explain how a Beehive coke furnace works?

  • To make coal into coke—this is essential for making iron and steel. Put coal in from top, seal off front of oven, burn coal with little oxygen for about 3 days. This burned off sulphur, water, and gas and makes a hard rock of carbon, which was coke


  • 1. Which river forms the eastern boundary of Pennsylvania?

  • Delaware

  • Susquehanna

  • Erie

  • Juniata


  • What is the name of the most prominent of the mountains in Pennsylvania?

  • Blue

  • Rocky

  • Allegheny

  • Pocono


  • Name the 3 largest cities in PA in order from largest to smallest:

  • Harrisburg, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh

  • Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Harrisburg

  • Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Erie

  • Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Erie


  • National Forest located in PA:

  • Allegheny National Forest

  • Appalachian National Forest

  • Shawnee State Forest

  • Buchannan State Forest


  • In Western PA this is one of the largest human-made lakes in PA?

  • a. Kinuza Dam

  • b. Pymatuning Reservoir

  • c. Raystown Lake

  • d.Youghiogheny Reservoir


  • Pittsburgh is known for its three rivers. What are the three rivers?

  • Ohio, Monongahela, Allegheny

  • Youghiogheny, Ohio, Susquehanna

  • Allegheny, Ohio, Susquehanna

  • Allegheny, Monongahela, Susquehanna


  • River that flows through the entire central part of PA?

  • Susquehanna

  • Monongahela

  • Ohio

  • Allegheny


  • The Susquehanna River empties into what bay?

  • San Francisco

  • Chesapeake

  • Potomac

  • Atlantic


  • Mountains located in northeast PA

  • Potomac

  • Pocono

  • Allegheny

  • Tuscarora


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