Governor's House Race #2

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  • 1. 
    The Blue Ridge Mountain region is located between which two regions?
    • A. 

      Coastal Plain and Piedmont

    • B. 

      Piedmont and Ridge & Valley

    • C. 

      Ridge & Valley and Coastal Plain

  • 2. 
    Which region is a source of many rivers?
    • A. 

      Blue Ridge

    • B. 

      Ridge & Valley

    • C. 

      Coastal Plain

  • 3. 
    The Great Valley of Virginia is located in the Ridge & Valley region?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    What landform is described as being a piece of land surrounded (or bordered) by water on three sides?
    • A. 

      Ridge

    • B. 

      Valley

    • C. 

      Peninsula

  • 5. 
    What body of water provided transportation links between Virginia and Europe?
    • A. 

      Atlantic Ocean

    • B. 

      Pacific Ocean

    • C. 

      Chesapeake Bay

  • 6. 
    What body of water provides a safe harbor and source of food and transportation?
    • A. 

      Atlantic Ocean

    • B. 

      Chesapeake Bay

    • C. 

      Gulf of Mexico

  • 7. 
    Richmond and Jamestown are located along the James River?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What four rivers flow into the Chesapeake Bay (please select four choices)?
    • A. 

      Potomac River

    • B. 

      Indian River

    • C. 

      Rappahannock River

    • D. 

      York River

    • E. 

      James River

  • 9. 
    The Appalachian Plateau region is located in southwestern Virginia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Which region is located west of the Blue Ridge region?
    • A. 

      Ridge & Valley

    • B. 

      Coastal Plain

    • C. 

      Peninsula

  • 11. 
    What landform is described as being an area of elevated land that is flat on top?
    • A. 

      Mountain

    • B. 

      Plateau

    • C. 

      Ridge

  • 12. 
    Yorktown is located along what river?
    • A. 

      James River

    • B. 

      York River

    • C. 

      Potomac River

  • 13. 
    Alexandria is located along the Potomac River.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Fredericksburg is located along what river?
    • A. 

      Potomac River

    • B. 

      York River

    • C. 

      Rappahannock River

  • 15. 
    What body of water seperates the Eastern Shore from the rest of Virginia?
    • A. 

      Chesapeake Bay

    • B. 

      Potomac River

    • C. 

      Atlantic Ocean

  • 16. 
    The dismal swamp and Lake Drummond are located in which region?
    • A. 

      Appalachian Plateau

    • B. 

      Coastal Plain

    • C. 

      Blue Ridge

  • 17. 
    George Washington explored and surveyed which body of water?
    • A. 

      Dismal Swamp

    • B. 

      Atlantic Ocean

    • C. 

      Chesapeake Bay

  • 18. 
    Which 3 animals may be found in the Dismal Swamp (please choose three answers)?
    • A. 

      Deer

    • B. 

      Horses

    • C. 

      Bears

    • D. 

      Ducks

    • E. 

      Goats

  • 19. 
    Which natural lake is surrounded by the Dismal Swamp?
    • A. 

      Lake Erie

    • B. 

      Lake Drummond

    • C. 

      Lake Anna

  • 20. 
    The Eastern Shore is a peninsula type of landform.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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