Eight Regions of the United States

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Published on October 3, 2007

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Eight Regions of North America:  Eight Regions of North America SOL USI.2b 8 Regions of North America:  8 Regions of North America Coastal Range Basin and Range Rocky Mountains Great Plains Interior Lowlands Canadian Shield Appalachian Mountains Coastal Plains Coastal Range:  Coastal Range West of the Rocky Mountains Stretches from Canada to California Made up of Rugged Mountains and Fertile Valleys Slide5:  Coastal Range Slide6:  Coastal Range Basin and Range:  Basin and Range West of the Rocky Mountains East of the Sierra Nevadas and the Cascades Varying elevations and isolated mountain ranges Death Valley Death Valley is the lowest point in North America Slide8:  Basin and Range Rocky Mountains:  Rocky Mountains West of the Great Plains East of the Great Basin Rugged Mountains with High Elevations Includes the Continental Divide The Continental Divide determines the directional flow of rivers Slide10:  Rocky Mountains Great Plains:  Great Plains West of the Interior Lowlands East of the Rocky Mountains Flatlands that increase in elevation slightly to the west Known for grasslands Slide12:  Great Plains Slide13:  Great Plains Interior Lowlands:  Interior Lowlands West of the Appalachian Mountains East of the Great Plains Lowlands of rolling flatlands Rivers Broad valleys and Grassy hills Slide15:  Interior Lowlands Slide16:  Interior Lowlands Canadian Shield:  Canadian Shield Wraps around the southern portions of the Great Lakes and the Hudson Bay Hills worn by erosion Hundreds of glacier carved lakes Some of the oldest rock formations in North America Slide18:  Canadian Shield These are Trees. Thousands of Lakes Slide19:  Canadian Shield, rock formations Appalachian Mountains:  Appalachian Mountains West of the Coastal Plains Range from Canada to western Alabama Oldest mountains in North America Old eroded mountains Slide21:  Appalachian Mountains Slide22:  Appalachian Mountains in the fall. Coastal Plains:  Coastal Plains Stretches along the Atlantic Ocean Broad lowland with excellent harbors Borders the Gulf of Mexico Long sandy beaches Slide24:  A bay in the Coastal Plains Slide25:  Inlets, bays and capes along the Coastal Plains

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