Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

Landforms - South

Appalachian Mtns
Atlantic Coastal Plan
Gulf Coastal Plain
Florida Peninsula

Waterforms - South

Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Mississippi River
Rio Grande
Chesapeake Bay (DE, MD, VA)
Potomac River (MD, VA)

Climate - South

Humid Subtropical (majority)

Climate - South

Tropical Savanna - (tip of south Florida)

Climate - South

Steppe - West Texas and Oklahoma

Tourism

climate, beaches, culture, and history of region

Agriculture

number one item in South's economy

Agriculture - examples

citrus fruits, peaches, pecans, cotton, tobacco, cattle (livestock)

Industrialized and Service Industries

more jobs in these two areas because it is less crowded and cheaper

Natural Resource

oil - Texas

St. Augustine, FL

Fountain of Youth - Ponce deLeon - oldest city in United States

Montgomery, AL

birthplace of Civil Rights Movement

Religion

Bible Belt; Christians/Baptists

Political View

Conservative and Republican

Nashville, TN

Country Music Capital of World

Major Cities in South

Charlotte, Atlanta, Miami, Tampa, Richmond, Nashville, Houston, Dallas

Remember the Alamo

battlecry as Texas received independence from Mexico

Hispanic influence

Florida - Cuban and Puerto Rican
Texas - Mexican

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set