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What are the 7 continents?
- North America
- South America
What are the 5 oceans?
List the 8 regions of North America.
- Appalachin HighlandsCoastal PlainCanadian shieldInterior LowlandsGreat PlainsRocky MountainsBasin and RangeCoastal Range
What are the 7 major rivers of the United States?
- MississippiMissouriOhioColumbiaColoradoRio GrandeSt. Lawrence
WHat 2 oceans border the United States?
Pacific and Atlantic
Which river was the gateway to the west?
The Ohio River
Which rivers were used to transport farm and industrial products?
Mississippi and Missouri
Which river was explored by Lewis and Clark?
The Columbia River
Which river forms the border with Mexico?
The Rio Grande River
Which river forms part of the U.S. border with Canada?
The St. Lawrence River
Which river was explored by the Spanish?
The Colorado River
Name the region of North America with rugged mountains containing the continental divide.
Hills worn by erosion and hundreds of lakes from ancient glaciers define this region of the United States that wraps around the Hudson Bay.
Which region of the United States has rolling flatlands, many rivers, broad river valleys, and grassy hills?
Flat land gradually rising in elevation westward characterizes which North American region?
This region has the Gulf of Mexico and broad lowlands that provide many excellent harbors.
What North American region has areas of varying elevation containing isolated mountain ranges and Death Valley?
Basin and Range
This region has rugged mountains along the pacific coast but contains some very fertile valleys.
This region has the oldest mountain range in North America. It runs from eastern Canada to Alabama.
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