Geography: Political, Population, Culture, Regions, & Economy

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Northeast

The population of the United States is concentrated in this region.

What percentage of Americans are immigrants or decendants of immigrants?

99%

Urban areas

The most densly populated (crowded) areas of the United States are in which areas?

desert & mountain regions of the West

The least densly populated (least crowded) region of the United States.

urban to suburban

Recently, many Americans who are raising families are moving from ________ to _________ areas.

South to West

Many Americans have been moving TO what regions?

Northeast/ Mid-West

Many Americans have been moving FROM what regions?

Rust Belt

This region is known for the recent closure of many factories and industries of the Mid-West.

Breadbasket of the U.S., Corn Belt, Rust Belt

Nicknames of the Mid-West

South

This region is known as the Sun Belt.

How has the South changed in recent years?

It is becoming more urbanized.

If a tourist were visiting the Northeast, what would he find?

Washington, D.C., historic cultural sites, Broadways plays in New York City

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