What are the Regions of the United States?


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The term heartland is used to describe parts of the Midwestern region because:

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1. The term region refers to:

2. The northern part of the United States is known for its cooler climates because of its nearness to?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Students who want to check their understanding of the regions of the United States can take this quiz/worksheet. It will test you on your knowledge of the names, locations, geographical landmarks, and history of the regions.

Quiz & Worksheet

Those who take this quiz/worksheet can expect questions about these regions:

  • Northern Region
  • Southern Region
  • Pacific Northwest Region
  • Midwestern Region

Skills Practiced

The skills practiced while taking this quiz/worksheet include:

  • Reading comprehension - pull the most crucial information from the related lesson on the regions of the United States
  • Defining key concepts - accurately define the phrase 'region'
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast the four regions of the United States
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge of geographical landmarks to identify which region they are in

Additional Learning

If you want to know more about this subject, take a peek at the accompanying lesson plan, What are the Regions of the United States? It will help you meet these goals:

  • Define region
  • Identify each region and its geographical landmarks
  • Distinguish one region from another based on climate, resources and included states, among others
  • Learn the characteristics that make each region unique