Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Review: Geography Review by Ruth Anderson British and American Culture 1.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "Review: Geography Review by Ruth Anderson British and American Culture 1."— Presentation transcript:

1 Review: Geography Review by Ruth Anderson British and American Culture 1

2 Review 1)What are the 4 parts of the UK? Scotland England Wales Northern Ireland 2

3 Review 2) What river runs through London? –The Thames London 3

4 Review 3) Most of Englands land is used to grow what 2 crops? –Wheat and Barley 4

5 Review 4) How much of the population in the UK live in cities? 80% 5

6 5) What is the capital of the UK? –London (which is also the capital of England) Review 6

7 6) London is a center for what? –Government, finance, culture 7

8 Review 7) What is the capital of Wales? –Cardiff 8

9 Review 8) What is the capital of Scotland? –Edinburgh 9

10 Review 9) What is the capital of Northern Ireland? –Belfast 10

11 Review 10) Draw a map of the UK. 11

12 11) Put the 8 major cities on your map: London Birmingham Manchester Liverpool Cardiff Belfast Glasgow Edinburgh London Liverpool Glasgow Birmingham Manchester Cardiff Edinburgh Belfast Review 12

13 12) Add the peoples of the UK: Scots Irish Welsh English London Liverpool Glasgow Birmingham Manchester Cardiff Edinburgh Belfast Review English Scots Irish Welsh 13

14 13) Add the languages: Gaelic Welsh English London Liverpool Glasgow Birmingham Manchester Cardiff Edinburgh Belfast Review English Scots Irish Welsh (Gaelic) Welsh ( Welsh ) English ( English ) 14

15 Review 14)In Eastern United States how high are the mountains? –They are low. 15

16 Review 15) Where in the U.S. will you find the Appalachian Mountains? –In the Eastern U.S. 16

17 Review 16) In which part of the U.S. will you find the Rocky Mountains? –In the West 17

18 Review 17) Where is Yellowstone National Park? –In the Rocky Mountains in the U.S. 18

19 Review 18) What is one of Yellowstones claims to fame? –It was the first National Park in the world. 19

20 Review 19) Where is the Grand Canyon? –In Arizona, in the Western U.S. 20

21 Review 20) What is the longest and most important river in the Gulf system in the U.S.? –The Mississippi River 21

22 Review 21) What is the most important agricultural region in the U.S.? –The Central Lowlands 22

23 Review 22) The rivers in what river system in the U.S. are good for power resources? And Why? –The Pacific River system. –Because the currents are swift. 23

24 Review 23) On average, what happens to the temperature the farther north you get in the U.S.? –It gets colder. 24

25 Review 24) On average, what happens to the temperature the farther south you get in the U.S.? –It gets hotter. 25

26 Review 25) Where is it wettest in the U.S.? –On the Gulf coast, the northwest coast and the eastern seaboard. 26

27 Review 26) Where is it driest in the U.S.? –The western plateaus and the western part of the Great Plains. 27

28 Review 27) What major natural resource does the U.S. need to import? –Petroleum (oil/gas) 28

29 Review 28) What is the capital of the U.S.? –Washington, D.C. 29

30 30 Boston New York Washington, DC Miami Houston Chicago Philadelphia San Francisco Los Angeles Seattle Atlanta The Great Lakes Central Lowlands Grand Canyon Yellowstone Natl Park Rocky Mountains Appalachian Range Mississippi River 29) Place these cities and features on a U.S. map

31 End of Geography Review 31


Download ppt "Review: Geography Review by Ruth Anderson British and American Culture 1."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google