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  1. Region

  2. Question 1 - 10 • An area with common characteristics is called a….

  3. Answer 1 – 10 • A Region

  4. Question 1 - 20 • A type of region with set boundaries, like a fence.

  5. Answer 1 – 20 • Formal Region

  6. Question 1 - 30 • A type of region that is determined how people see or perceive an area. • Example: Slower Lower Delaware

  7. Answer 1 – 30 • Perceptual Region

  8. Question 1 - 40 • How a region is used. Example: Farming

  9. Answer 1 – 40 • Functional Region

  10. Question 1 - 50 • When an area focuses on ONE type of product to produce, this is called….

  11. Answer 1 – 50 • Specialization

  12. Question 2 - 10 What are the names of 5 states found in the Northeast region?

  13. Answer 2 – 10 • Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Massachusetts

  14. Question 2 - 20 This major Northeast City is known for medical, technology, and sciences.

  15. Answer 2 – 20 • Boston

  16. Question 2 - 30 • This major Northeast City is known for shipping, factories, and healthcare.

  17. Answer 2 – 30 • Philadelphia

  18. Question 2 - 40 Rivers have a major impact on the economy of the northeast because…..

  19. Answer 2 – 40 • Shipping industries are set up along the northeast creating jobs and trade relationships.

  20. Question 2 - 50 • The northeast can best be characterized by it’s….

  21. Answer 2 – 50 • Major Cities

  22. Question 3 - 10 • Name 5 states make up the Western US….

  23. Answer 3 – 10 • California, Washington, Oregon, Arizona, New Mexico, Montana, Nevada

  24. Question 3 - 20 • What types of physical features make up the Western US?

  25. Answer 3 – 20 • Rocky Mountains, Coastal Range, Volcanos, Forests, Deserts

  26. Question 3 - 30 • What natural resource caused a “Rush” to the West in the 1840s?

  27. Answer 3 – 30 • Gold

  28. Question 3 - 40 • What types of challenges are facing the urban areas in the West?

  29. Answer 3 – 40 • Pollution!

  30. Question 3 - 50 • Why has the West been known as a land of opportunity?

  31. Answer 3 – 50 • - Gold Rush • -Settlers moving out West • -Hollywood

  32. Question 4 - 10 • Which is NOT a state found in the Midwest? Illinois Delaware Ohio Michigan

  33. Answer 4 – 10 • Delaware

  34. Question 4 - 20 • What main physical feature dominates the Midwest?

  35. Answer 4 – 20 • The Great Plains

  36. Question 4 - 30 • Because of the type of land found in this region, what industry makes up most of the Midwest?

  37. Answer 4 – 30 • Farming

  38. Question 4 - 40 • Besides Farming, the Midwest is known for its major cities. What are those cities?

  39. Answer 4 – 40 • Chicago, St. Louis, Detroit, and The Twin Cities.

  40. Question 4 - 50 • What are some examples factories found in the Midwest?

  41. Answer 4 – 50 • Pillsbury • Chrysler • General Motors • Ford

  42. Question 5 - 10 • These states make up what region of the United States? Maryland North Carolina South CarolinaVirginia MississippiAlabamaGeorgiaLouisiana

  43. Answer 5 – 10 • The South

  44. Question 5 - 20 • What bodies of water impact the Southern Region?

  45. Answer 5 – 20 • Mississippi River • Gulf of Mexico

  46. Question 5 - 30 • What impact do the physical features of the South have on its people? *Think- how can they be dangerous and helpful*

  47. Answer 5 – 30 • - Water for farming • -Rivers could flood • -Hurricanes across the Gulf

  48. Question 5 - 40 • What resources make the South an attractive place to live?

  49. Answer 5 – 40 • - Warm climate • -Lots of entertainment • -Jobs • -Beaches • -Historical Sites