Study Guide for Southwest Region

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Study Guide for Southwest Region
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  1. what is the capital of Arizona
    Phoenix
  2. What is the capital of New Mexico
    Sante Fe
  3. What is the capital of Oklahoma
    Oklahoma City
  4. The Natural Resources in this area are
    petroleum, gold, silver, copper, cotton, sheep, cattle,trees and wheat
  5. What are some cultural events and holidays celebrated in this area
    powwows, hopi pray for rain in August, Cinco de Mayo, Mexico's Independence Day, March 2nd Texas Independence Day
  6. Two major rivers that run through this region are
    The Colorado River  and the Rio Grande
  7. Where does the Colorado River start and end:  a
    Starts in the Rocky Mountains and flows through five states before emptying out into the Gulf of Mexico.
  8. Where does the Rio Grande start and end:
    Starts in the Rocky Mountains and flows 1900 miles to form the border between Texas and Mexico.
  9. What products come from petroleum:
    heating oil, gasoline, paints and plastic
  10. An underground area of rock, sand, or gravel that contains water
    Aquifer
  11. A sun baked clay brick
    Adobe
  12. A hill with a flat top that is smaller than a mesa
    Butte
  13. A deep valley with steep rocky walls
    Canyon
  14. A long period of time with little or no rain
    drought

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