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VIRGINIA HISTORY

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ALL AROUND OUR STATE

ALL

AROUND

THIS LAND IS OUR LAND

THIS LAND

EARLY SETTLERS

SETLERS

CONFLICTS

CON

FLICTS

PRESIDENTS

PRESI

DENTS

NOTABLE NICKNAMES

NICK

NAMES

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Response 1

THE STATES THAT BORDER

VIRGINIA TO THE WEST

KENTUCKY AND WEST

VIRGINIA

THE REGION OF

SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA RICH

IN COAL DEPOSITS

ALLEGHENY/APPALACHI

AN PLATEAU

THE COMPANY THAT

FINANCED THE

ESTABLISHMENT OF THE FIRST

PERMANENT COLONY AT

JAMESTOWN

VIRGINIA COMPANY OF

LONDON

THE VIRGINIA TOWN WHERE

THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR

ENDED

YORKTOWN

THIS VIRGINIAN WAS OUR 28TH

PRESIDENT

WOODROW WILSON

A SOLDIER KNOWN AS

"STONEWALL"

THOMAS STONEWALL

JACKSON

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Response 2

VIRGINIA'S BORDERS TO THE

NORTH

WASHINGTON D.C., AND

MARYLAND

THE REGION OF BLUE RIDGE

MOUNTAINS, VALLEYS,

CAVERNS, AND THE

SHENANDOAH RIVER

RIDGE AND VALLEY

REGION

LEADER OF THE JAMESTOWN

COLONY

JOHN SMITH

THE SITE OF THE END OF THE

CIVIL WAR

APPOMATTOX

HE WROTE THE DECLARATION

OF INDEPENDENCE

THOMAS JEFFERSON

VIRGINIA IS CALLED THIS

BECAUSE EIGHT PRESIDENTS

WERE BORN HERE

MOTHER OF PRESIDENTS

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THE BODIES OF WATER THAT

BORDER VIRGINIA TO THE EAST

CHESAPEAKE BAY AND

ATLANTIC OCEAN

THE REGION, SOMETIMES

CALLED THE COASTAL PLAIN,

THAT INCLUDES THE

CHESAPEAKE BAY AND THE

JAMES, YORK, RAPPAHANOCK,

AND POTOMAC RIVERS

TIDEWATER REGION

THE PERSON WHO NAMED

VIRGINIA FOR QUEEN

ELIZABETH I, THE "VIRGIN

QUEEN"

SIR WALTER RALEIGH

LEADER OF THE

CONFEDERATE FORCES

DURING THE CIVIL WAR

ROBERT E. LEE

YOU MIGHT SEE HIM WHEN

YOU SPEND A BUCK

GEORGE WASHINGTON

KNOWN AS "FATHER OF HIS

COUNTRY"

GEORGE WASHINGTON

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THE STATES THAT BORDER

VIRGINIA TO THE SOUTH

TENNESSEE AND NORTH

CAROLINA

VIRGINIA'S REGION OF

PLATEAU, ROLLING HILLS,

RAPIDS AND THE FALL LINE

PIEDMONT REGION

THE COLONIST WHO

INCREASED TOBACCO

FARMING IN VIRGINIA

JOHN ROLFE

I WAS THE 16TH PRESIDENT

DURING THE CIVIL WAR

ABRAHAM LINCOLN

THIS FOURTH PRESIDENT IS

NICKNAMED "THE FATHER OF

THE CONSTITUTION"

JAMES MADISON

VIRGINIA WAS NAMED AFTER

THIS QUEEN'S NICKNAME

QUEEN ELIZABETH I

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Response 5

THE RIVER FORMING PART OF

VIRGINIA'S NORTHEASTERN

BORDER

POTOMAC RIVER

THE CAPITAL OF VIRGINIA

RICHMOND

THEY PROVIDED THE MAIN

SOURCE OF LABOR IN

CULTIVATING TOBACCO

AFRICAN SLAVES

THE FIRST BATTLE OF THE

CIVIL WAR

BATTLE OF BULL

RUN/MANASSAS

HE WAS OUR NATION'S 10TH

PRESIDENT, BORN IN ORANGE

COUNTY

ZACHARY TAYLOR

THIS BABY WAS NAMED AFTER

VIRGINIA, SINCE SHE WAS THE

FIRST ENGLISH BABY BORN

HERE

VIRGINIA DARE

 CATEGORY:   

FAMOUS VIRGINIANS  

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HE WAS THE FIRST AFRICANAMERICAN GOVERNOR INVIRGINIA.    

 Response:   

L. DOUGLAS WILDER

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LANDMARKS

LAND

MARKS

WEATHER OR NOT

WEATHER

OR NOT

CREEPING CRITTERS

CRITERS

INDIAN POW WOW

INDIANS

NATURAL RESOURCES

RESOUR

CES

VIRGINIA TRIVIA

VA TRIVIA

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Response 1

GEORGE WASHINGTON'S HOME

MOUNT VERNON

SUMMER IN VIRGINIA IS VERY

_____

HUMID

BLACK BEAR, DEER, AND

SMALL GAME CAN BE FOUND

HERE

MOUNTAINS

THIS LARGE INDIAN TRIBE

LIVED ALONG THE COAST

POWHATAN

INTENSE CULTIVATION OF

TOBACCO AND COTTON HAS

LED TO THE EROSION OF THIS

NATURAL RESOURCE IN SOME

AREAS

TOP SOIL

THE VIRGINIA STATE FLOWER

DOGWOOD

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Response 2

THIS IS WHERE YOU WILL FIND

THE TOMB OF THE UNKNOWNS

ARLINGTON NATIONAL

CEMETERY

PRECIPITATION AVERAGES 35

INCHES EACH YEAR IN THIS

REGION

RIDGE AND VALLEY

THE STATE HAS A LARGE

VARIETY OF THESE

TWEETIE-PIES

SONGBIRDS

THE POWHATAN THOUGHT

THIS CROP WAS SACRED

TOBACCO

THE CHESAPEAKE BAY, THE

ATLANTIC OCEAN, AND MANY

RIVERS MAKE VIRGINIA A TOP

TEN PRODUCER OF THESE

FOODS

FISH, SEAFOOD

THE CAPITAL, NOT THE

CAPITOL

RICHMOND

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Response 3

MONTICELLO WAS THE HOME

OF THIS PRESIDENT

THOMAS JEFFERSON

THE SEASON IN VIRGINIA THAT

AVERAGES 190 DAYS

GROWING SEASON

QUAIL, DOVES, GROUSE AND

WOODCOCKS ARE

CONSIDERED THESE

GAME BIRDS

POWHATAN PRINCESS

POCAHONTAS WAS GIVEN THIS

NAME BY THE ENGLISH

SETTLERS

REBECCA

THIS NATURAL RESOURCE

COVERS NEARLY TWO THIRDS

OF VIRGINIA AND PROVIDES

RAW MATERIALS FOR WOOD,

PAPER AND PULP INDUSTRIES

FORESTS

COLONIAL VIRGINIANS USED

THIS VALUED CROP FOR

BARTER AND AS MONEY

TOBACCO

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Response 4

THE SECOND CAPITAL OF

COLONIAL VIRGINIA

WILLIAMSBURG

SNOWFALLS ARE MODERATE

EXCEPT HERE

WESTERN MOUNTAINS

THE CARDINAL IS THIS IN

VIRGINIA

STATE BIRD

A COLONIST WHO MARRIED

POCAHONTAS

JOHN ROLFE

THIS NATURAL RESOURCE IS

MINED IN THE RIDGE AND

VALLEY REGION AND THE

ALLEGHENY/APPALACHIAN

PLATEAU

COAL

TEXTILES, TRANSPORTATION

EQUIPMENT, CHEMICALS,

GOVERNMENT

MAJOR INDUSTRIES

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Response 5

THE CAPITAL OF THE UNITED

STATES

WASHINGTON, D.C.

TYPE OF STORM THAT

SOMETIMES SLAMS VIRGINIA'S

COAST

HURRICANES

THIS RECREATIONAL SPORT IS

PRACTICED ON MANY OF

VIRGINIA'S RIVERS

FISHING

THE LANGUAGE GROUP THAT

THE POWHATANS BELONGED

TO

ALGONQUIAN

NAME THE BIGGEST REASON

THAT FORESTS ARE BEING

DESTROYED IN VIRGINIA

DEVELOPMENT

TOBACCO, SOYBEANS,

PEANUTS, CORN, APPLES

MAJOR CROPS

 CATEGORY:   

FAMOUS VIRGINIANS  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

HE WAS THE FIRST AFRICANAMERICAN GOVERNOR INVIRGINIA.    

 Response:   

L. DOUGLAS WILDER

JEOPARDY! is a registered trademark of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. © 2010 Jeopardy Productions, Inc. All Rights reserved. Classroom Jeopardy! © Educational Insights