Flashcards in The United States Deck (53)
what region is the financial center, highly industrialized, manufacturing, good transportation system?
what region has plenty of raw materials, attracts many new industries because of cheaper labor, less strict environmental laws, tourism, and agriculture still important?
what region has farming, Dairy belt and cornbelt, industrial goods, Rust Belt?
what region has interior states, raising livestock, wheat belt, mining, tourism?
Tour false: the US is the largest economy in the world?
true or false: the use of fertilizers and dams has both positive and negative Effects on the economy
true or false: 99% are immigrants are descendants of immigrants in the US
what are the four most common ethnicities in the US?
European Hispanic Asian and African American
true or false: English is the main language but we do not have an official language because many people are bilingual
how many religious groups are in the US?
what is the most popular religion in the US?
true or false: Northeast is the most densely populated region but more moving south or west
does the US have a high or low standard of living?
is a US a developed or developing country?
true or false: the US has the largest education system in the world
true false: the US consumes more energy than any other country
_Are growing – cities are crowded
_To the US is a huge challenge
is the US a member of NAFTA?
what is our government?
are we the world's only superpower?
true or false: the US relies heavily on global trade and alliances