Social Studies Chap. 3 Northeast Region Test

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  1. Know all the states by their shape.
    Got it!!
  2. Which region in the U.S. has the least amount of space?
    The Northeast Region
  3. This gentleman is known for building textile factories in Massachusetts which started a lot of industry in this region.  Who is he?
    Francis Lowel
  4. The Appalachian Mountains are made up of a few smaller mountain ranges.  What two mountain ranges are in the Northeast Region.
    Green Mountains and Adirondack mountains.
  5. Name two cities which started out as ship harbors...
    Baltimore and New York City
  6. Name the large mountains that extend from Maine to Alabama.
    Appalachian Mountains.
  7. Name 3 attractions one might be interested in doing if they visited the Northeast region.
    • Statue of liberty
    • Paul Revere's home
    • Hike in the Appalachian Mountains
    • Hershey Factory
    • Niagara Falls
    • Snowboarding
    • See lighthouses
  8. All the business that make one kind of product or provide one kind of service are called...
    Industry
  9. A large urban area formed by several cities is called a...
    Megalopolis
  10. Something that is done to help another person is considered a...
    Service
  11. This word describes a community near a city.
    Suburban
  12. This word is a city and its surroundings...
    Urban
  13. Name 3 service jobs that the Northeast Region has...
    • Some ideas...doctors
    • dentists,
    • teachers
    • people who work in stores
    • firemen,
    • policemen
    • chefs
    • waitresses
  14. A body of water surrounded by land on three sides is called a...
    Bay
  15. The arts, beliefs, and customs that make up a way of life for a group of people is called a...
    Culture
  16. A word meaning great difference or variety
    Diverse
  17. A line joining the waterfalls on numerous rivers where an upland meets a lowland is called a...
    Fall line
  18. Something used to produce energy is called a...
    Fuel
  19. A large mass of ice that moves slowly is called a ...
    Glacier
  20. Name the two capitals and their state from the Northeast Region that are not one of the original 13 colonies.
    Augusta, Maine and Montpelier, Vermont
  21. The capital of New Jersey
    Trenton
  22. The capital of New York
    Albany
  23. The capital of Pennsylvania
    Harrisburg
  24. The capital of Rhode Island
    Providence
  25. The capital of Vermont
    Montpelier
  26. The capital of Connecticut
    Hartford
  27. The capital of Delaware
    Dover
  28. The capital of Maine
    Augusta
  29. The capital of Maryland
    Annapolis
  30. The capital of Massachusetts
    Boston
  31. The capital of New Hampshire
    Concord
  32. Some native american tribes from this region are...
    The Lenape and Iroquois
  33. The first stopping point of immigrants in the early 1900's was...
    Ellis Island
  34. Which climate would be colder...the coastline or the mountains?
    The mountains
  35. Which northeastern states have coastline?
    Maine, New York, Maryland, New Jersey, Delaware, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Hampshire
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