Chapter3NortheastRegionSocialStudiesFlashCards.txt

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Chapter 3 Northeast Region
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  1. Hartford
    Connecticut
  2. Dover
    Delaware
  3. Augusta
    Maine
  4. Annapolis
    Maryland
  5. Boston
    Massachusetts
  6. Concord
    New Hampshire
  7. Trenton
    New Jersey
  8. Albany
    New York
  9. Harrisburg
    Pennsylvania
  10. Providence
    Rhode Island
  11. Montpelier
    Vermont
  12. Name the two capitals and their state from the Northeast Region that are not from the original 13 colonies.
    Augusta, Maine and Montpelier, Vermont
  13. a body of water surrounded by land on three sides.
    Bay
  14. the arts, beliefs, and customs that make up a way of life for a group of people.
    Culture
  15. great difference; variety
    Diverse
  16. a line joining the waterfalls on numerous rivers where an upland meets a lowland.
    Fall Line
  17. something used to produce energy.
    Fuel
  18. a large mass of ice that moves slowly.
    Glacier
  19. all the businesses that make one kind of product or provide one kind of service.
    Industry
  20. a large urban area formed by several cities.
    Megalopolis
  21. something that is done to help another person.
    Service
  22. describes a community near a city.
    Suburban
  23. a city and its surroundings.
    Urban
  24. Name 3 service jobs that the Northeast Region has.
    Doctors, Dentist, Teacher, People who work in stores, Firemen, Policemen, Chefs, Waitress
  25. Name the 3 attractions one might be interested in doing if they visited the Northeast Region.
    Visiting the Statue of Liberty, Visiting Paul Revere's home, Hiking in the Appalachian Mountains, Visiting the Hersey Factory, Seeing Niagara Falls, Going snowboarding in the winter, Seeing lighthouses
  26. Name 3 resources the Northeast Region is known for.
    Maple syrup, dairy, fruit, vegetables and mushrooms, lobsters and other sea food.
  27. Name the 9 out of the 11 states in the Northeast Region that have a coastline along the Atlantic
    Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland.
  28. Is the climate of coastal Maryland warmer or cooler than the mountains of Maine?
    Warmer
  29. Name the landmark that between 1892-1954 many immigrants from around the world stopped to visit.
    Ellis Island in New York City's Harbor
  30. Name two Native American tribes from the Northeast Region
    Iroquois and Lenape
  31. Does the Northeast Region have more or less land than any other U.S. region?
    Less
  32. Who is known for building textile factories in Massachusetts which started quite a bit of industry in this region?
    Francis Lowel
  33. Name two small mountain ranges in the Northeast Region
    Green Mountains and Adirondack Mountains
  34. Two cities which started out as ship harbors are...
    Baltimore and New York City
  35. Name the large mountains that extend from Maine to Alabama
    Appalachian Mountains
  36. Connecticut
  37. Delaware
  38. Maine
  39. Maryland
  40. New Hampshire
  41. New Jersey
  42. New York
  43. Pennsylvania
  44. Rhode Island
  45. Vermont
  46. Massachusetts

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