Southeast Region Facts

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Region Quizzes & Trivia

To all the current History students out there who are almost doing their exams and need practice on the subject, this quiz is for you. It is specifically designed to help you gauge your knowledge.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Islands that formed off the coatst of the Atlantic Ocean are:
    • A. 

      Outer coastal plains

    • B. 

      Barrier islands

    • C. 

      Coal

    • D. 

      Inner coastal plains

  • 2. 
    An area that is inland from the shore, very flat and has very low elevation is known as:
    • A. 

      Outer coastal plains

    • B. 

      Barrier islands

    • C. 

      Inner coastal plains

    • D. 

      Sea level

  • 3. 
    ____________ are lands that are sometimes covered with water.
    • A. 

      Oceans

    • B. 

      Lakes

    • C. 

      Rivers

    • D. 

      Wetlands

  • 4. 
    Farther inalnd from the Outer Coastal Plain is Inner Coastal Plain.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The word _________________ means "foot of the mountain".
    • A. 

      Wetlands

    • B. 

      Piedmont

    • C. 

      Coastal plains

    • D. 

      Plateau

  • 6. 
    On a map, waterfalls of this region seem to be arranged on a line.  This line is called the ___________ line.
    • A. 

      Fall

    • B. 

      Temper

    • C. 

      Mountain

    • D. 

      Land

  • 7. 
    The elevation of the land decreases as you go further inalnd from the coast.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Parts of the Appalachian Mountain Range are rich with natural resources such as:
    • A. 

      Gold

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Coal

    • D. 

      Temper

    • E. 

      Silver

  • 9. 
    Elevation is the height above sea level.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Key West is an island off the southern coast of Florida - it is one of a chain of islands called the Florida Keys.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    A ________________ is a low island
  • 12. 
    _____________ is one of the rainiest states.
    • A. 

      Mississippi

    • B. 

      Maine

    • C. 

      Texas

    • D. 

      Louisiana

  • 13. 
    A tornado is a violent storm that forms over the ocean.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Hurricanes mainly occur from June to the end of November.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False