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PA Journey & Geography. Review. What made the railway system obsolete?. A. Canals B. Steamboats C. Automobile. What made the railway system obsolete?. A. Canals B. Steamboats C. Automobile. What is the name of the most prominent of the mountains in Pennsylvania?. A. Blue B. Rocky

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PA Journey & Geography

Review


  • What made the railway system obsolete?

  • A. Canals

  • B. Steamboats

  • C. Automobile


  • What made the railway system obsolete?

  • A. Canals

  • B. Steamboats

  • C. Automobile


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

  • A. Blue

  • B. Rocky

  • C. Allegheny


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

  • A. Blue

  • B. Rocky

  • C. Allegheny


  • National Forest located in PA:

  • A. Allegheny National Forest

  • B. Appalachian National Forest

  • C. Shawnee State Forest


  • National Forest located in PA:

  • A. Allegheny National Forest

  • B. Appalachian National Forest

  • C. Shawnee State Forest


  • Which of the following is an example of a natural feature?

  • State highway

  • River

  • County boundary


  • Which of the following is an example of a natural feature?

  • State highway

  • River

  • County boundary


  • What made the canal system obsolete within twenty years?

  • A. Trains

  • B. Automobiles

  • C. Steamboats


  • What made the canal system obsolete within twenty years?

  • A. Trains

  • B. Automobiles

  • C. Steamboats


  • Which River forms the eastern boundary of Pennsylvania?

  • A. Delaware

  • B. Susquehanna

  • C. Erie


  • Which River forms the eastern boundary of Pennsylvania?

  • A. Delaware

  • B. Susquehanna

  • C. Erie


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

  • A. I-99

  • B. PA 6-500

  • C. I-76, the PA Turnpike


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

  • A. I-99

  • B. PA 6-500

  • C. I-76, the PA Turnpike


  • River that flows through the entire central part of PA (Harrisburg Area)?

  • A. Susquehanna

  • B. Monongahela

  • C. Ohio


  • River that flows through the entire central part of PA (Harrisburg Area)?

  • A. Susquehanna

  • B. Monongahela

  • C. Ohio


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

  • A. Harrisburg, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh

  • B. Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Harrisburg

  • C. Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Erie


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

  • A. Harrisburg, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh

  • B. Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Harrisburg

  • C. Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Erie


  • Which state is north of Pennsylvania?

  • New Jersey

  • West Virginia

  • New York


  • Which state is north of Pennsylvania?

  • New Jersey

  • West Virginia

  • New York


  • What did Edwin Drake find in Titusville in 1859?

  • A. Gold

  • B. Nichol

  • C. Oil


  • What did Edwin Drake find in Titusville in 1859?

  • A. Gold

  • B. Nichol

  • C. Oil


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • The natural feature that forms the northwest border of Pennsylvania is

  • A. Lake Erie

  • B. Atlantic Ocean

  • C. Appalachian Mountains


  • The natural feature that forms the northwest border of Pennsylvania is

  • A. Lake Erie

  • B. Atlantic Ocean

  • C. Appalachian Mountains


  • Mountains located in northeast PA

  • A. Potomac

  • B. Pocono

  • C. Allegheny


  • Mountains located in northeast PA

  • A. Potomac

  • B. Pocono

  • C. Allegheny


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

  • A. Ohio, Monongahela, Allegheny

  • B. Youghiogheny, Ohio, Susquehanna

  • C. Allegheny, Ohio, Susquehanna


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

  • A. Ohio, Monongahela, Allegheny

  • B. Youghiogheny, Ohio, Susquehanna

  • C. Allegheny, Ohio, Susquehanna


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

  • A. Kinuza Dam

  • B. Pymatuning Reservoir

  • C. Raystown Lake


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

  • A. Kinuza Dam

  • B. Pymatuning Reservoir

  • C. Raystown Lake


  • Which of the following is NOT one of Pennsylvania’s largest urbanized areas?

  • A. Pittsburgh

  • B. Philadelphia

  • C. Johnstown


  • Which of the following is NOT one of Pennsylvania’s largest urbanized areas?

  • A. Pittsburgh

  • B. Philadelphia

  • C. Johnstown


  • 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


  • 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


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

  • A. Forebay

  • B. Overhang

  • C. Backbay


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

  • A. Forebay

  • B. Overhang

  • C. Backbay


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

  • A. Natural Gas

  • B. Coal

  • C. Oil


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

  • A. Natural Gas

  • B. Coal

  • C. Oil


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