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30

what region is the financial center, highly industrialized, manufacturing, good transportation system?

northeast

31

what region has plenty of raw materials, attracts many new industries because of cheaper labor, less strict environmental laws, tourism, and agriculture still important?

south

32

what region has farming, Dairy belt and cornbelt, industrial goods, Rust Belt?

midwest

33

what region has interior states, raising livestock, wheat belt, mining, tourism?

West

34

Tour false: the US is the largest economy in the world?

true

35

true or false: the use of fertilizers and dams has both positive and negative Effects on the economy

true

36

true or false: 99% are immigrants are descendants of immigrants in the US

true

37

what are the four most common ethnicities in the US?

European Hispanic Asian and African American

38

true or false: English is the main language but we do not have an official language because many people are bilingual

true

39

how many religious groups are in the US?

1200

40

what is the most popular religion in the US?

christianity

41

true or false: Northeast is the most densely populated region but more moving south or west

true

42

does the US have a high or low standard of living?

high

43

is a US a developed or developing country?

developed

44

true or false: the US has the largest education system in the world

true

45

true false: the US consumes more energy than any other country

true

46

_Are growing – cities are crowded

suburbs

47

_To the US is a huge challenge

immigration

48

is the US a member of NAFTA?

yes

49

what is our government?

democratic

50

are we the world's only superpower?

yes

51

true or false: the US relies heavily on global trade and alliances

true

52

is a US a member of UN?

yes