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U.S. GEOGRAPHY

U.S. GEO

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CONTINENTS

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WORLD GEOGRAPHY

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CULTURALLY IMPORTANT

CULTURE

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CULTURALLY IMPORTANT

PLACES AND ISSUES

U.S. CITIES

U.S. CITIES

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INFORMATION GIVEN.

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Response 1

THIS STATE BORDERS LAKE

MICHIGAN - ILLINOIS OR IOWA

ILLINOIS

THIS CONTINENT HAS THE

LARGEST LAND AREA WITHIN

THE TROPICS

AFRICA

THIS ISLAND COUNTRY, WITH A

BUDDHIST MAJORITY, WAS

KNOWN AS CEYLON

(SAY-LAHN) BEFORE 1972.

SRI LANKA

TAMIL (TAH-MUHL)

SEPARATISTS ARE IN

CONFLICT WITH THE

SINHALESE MAJORITY IN THIS

ISLAND COUNTRY OFF THE

COAST OF INDIA

SRI LANKA

THIS CITY IS LOCATED AT A

HIGHER ELEVATION - DENVER

OR ST. LOUIS

DENVER

THIS STATE IS NOT A LEADING

COPPER PRODUCER FOR THE

U.S. - ARIZONA, KANSAS, OR

NEW MEXICO

KANSAS

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Response 2

THIS STATE IS MORE DENSELY

POPULATED -

MASSACHUSETTS OR

MONTANA

MASSACHUSETTS

THE SOUTH SHETLAND

ISLANDS, WHICH ARE CLAIMED

BY THE UNITED KINGDOM,

CHILE, AND ARGENTINA, ARE

OFF THE COAST OF THIS

CONTINENT

ANTARCTICA

THIS COUNTRY ON THE

SCANDINAVIAN PENINSULA IS

LARGEST IN AREA.

SWEDEN

BRAHMA, SHIVA (SHEE-VAH),

AND VISHNU (VISH-NOO) ARE

THREE MAIN DEITIES OF INDIA'S

PRINCIPAL RELIGION. NAME

THIS RELIGION

HINDUISM

THIS CITY IS LOCATED ON THE

DELAWARE RIVER -

PITTSBURGH OR WILMINGTON

WILMINGTON

THIS STATE DOES NOT

BORDER MEXICO - CALIFORNIA,

NEW MEXICO, OR FLORIDA

FLORIDA

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THIS STATE IS FAMOUS FOR

ITS SYSTEM OF HISTORIC

SPANISH MISSIONS -

CALIFORNIA OR ALABAMA

CALIFORNIA

THE MOZAMBIQUE AND

BENGUELA (BEN-GWAY-LAH)

CURRENTS FLOW ALONG THE

COAST OF THIS CONTINENT

AFRICA

SAMARKAND

(SAH-MAR-KAHND), LOCATED

ON THE FAMOUS SILK ROAD, IS

A POPULAR TOURIST

DESTINATION IN THIS CENTRAL

ASIAN COUNTRY

UZBEKISTAN

THE MOST POPULOUS

COUNTRY IN THE ARAB WORLD

BORDERS BOTH THE RED SEA

AND THE MEDITERRANEAN

SEA. NAME THIS COUNTRY

EGYPT

THIS CAPITAL CITY IS

LOCATED ON THE SHORES OF

THE NARRAGANSETT

(NAR-EH-GAN-SET)BAY AND

FOUNDED BY ROGER WILLIAMS

IN 1636 - BALTIMORE OR

PROVIDENCE

PROVIDENCE

THIS STATE DOES NOT

EXPERIENCE FREQUENT

EARTHQUAKES - CALIFORNIA,

ALASKA, OR MASSACHUSETTS

MASSACHUSETTS

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Response 4

THIS CITY IS LOCATED IN A

HUMID SUBTROPICAL CLIMATE

ZONE - ORLANDO OR SEATTLE

ORLANDO

ALTHOUGH IT CAN TRACE ITS

INFLUENCES FROM MANY

AREAS OF THE WORLD, JAZZ

MUSIC WAS CREATED ON THIS

CONTINENT

NORTH AMERICA

THIS ISLAND COUNTRY OF THE

GREATER ANTILLES USES

ENGLISH AS ITS OFFICIAL

LANGUAGE.

JAMAICA

MORE THAN ONE-THIRD OF

CANADA'S POPULATION LIVES

IN THE ONLY PROVINCE THAT

BORDERS THE GREAT LAKES.

NAME THIS PROVINCE

ONTARIO

THIS CITY IS FAMOUS FOR ITS

STEEP HILLS AND CABLE CARS

- SAN FRANCISCO OR OMAHA

SAN FRANCISCO

THIS STATE DOES NOT SHARE

A BORDER WITH TEXAS -

ARKANSAS, NEW MEXICO, OR

MISSOURI

MISSOURI

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Response 5

THE LONGEST SUSPENSION

BRIDGE IN THE U.S., THE

VERRAZANO-NARROWS, IS

LOCATED AT THE MOUTH OF

THIS RIVER IN NEW YORK -

HUDSON RIVER OR OHIO RIVER

HUDSON RIVER

MOST PEOPLE OF THIS

CONTINENT SPEAK EITHER

PORTUGUESE OR SPANISH

SOUTH AMERICA

LAKE TITICACA

(TEE-TEE-KAH-KAH) IS

LOCATED ON THE BORDER OF

BOLIVIA AND THIS OTHER

COUNTRY. NAME THE OTHER

COUNTRY.

PERU

ZIONISM IS A POLITICAL

MOVEMENT THAT LED TO THE

CREATION OF THIS COUNTRY

IN SOUTHWEST ASIA IN 1948.

ISRAEL

THIS CITY WAS RULED BY

ROYALTY AT ONE TIME -

HONOLULU OR WICHITA

HONOLULU

THIS STATE IS NOT A LEADING

PRODUCER OF OIL - RHODE

ISLAND, OKLAHOMA, OR

TEXAS

RHODE ISLAND

 CATEGORY:   

CAPITALS  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

COLUMBIA IS THE CAPITAL OFTHIS SOUTHERN STATE     

 Response:   

SOUTH CAROLINA

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PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY

PHYSI-

CAL GEO-

GRAPHY

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UNITED STATES GEOGRAPHY

U.S. GEO

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WORLD GEOGRAPHY

WORLD

GEO

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CULTURALLY IMPORTANT

CULTURE

IDENTIFY GEOGRAPHY ABOUT

CULTURALLY IMPORTANT

PLACES AND ISSUES

U. S. CITIES

U. S. CITIES

IDENTIFY FROM THE

INFORMATION GIVEN.

CONTINENTS

CONTI-

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Response 1

THIS IS THE TERM FOR THE

FROZEN GROUND IN ARCTIC

AREAS WHERE SOIL

TEMPERATURES REMAIN

BELOW FREEZING MOST OR

ALL OF THE YEAR

PERMAFROST

THE GREAT DISMAL SWAMP

LIES ON THE BORDER BETWEEN

NORTH CAROLINA AND THIS

STATE TO THE NORTH -

KENTUCKY OR VIRGINIA

VIRGINIA

THIS COUNTRY, KNOWN FOR

ITS FJORDS, HAS THE

LONGEST COASTLINE IN

EUROPE

NORWAY

THE KUNA, A PEOPLE KNOWN

FOR THEIR COLORFUL CLOTH

DESIGNS, ARE NATIVE TO THE

SOUTHERNMOST COUNTRY IN

CENTRAL AMERICA. NAME THIS

COUNTRY.

PANAMA

THIS CITY HAS A HARBOR

THAT IS AN IMPORTANT PORT

ON THE EAST COAST -

ORLANDO OR CHARLESTON

CHARLESTON

KURDISH AND PERSIAN

LANGUAGES ARE SPOKEN BY

PEOPLE IN THE

SOUTHWESTERN PART OF THIS

CONTINENT

ASIA

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Response 2

THIS AGENT OF EROSION IS

PRIMARILY RESPONSIBLE FOR

CREATING LIMESTONE CAVES

WATER

JACKSON, BILOXI, AND

VICKSBURG ARE MAJOR CITIES

IN THIS STATE - WEST VIRGINIA

OR MISSISSIPPI

MISSISSIPPI

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE IS A

SHIPBUILDING CENTER ON THE

NORTH SEA COAST OF THIS

COUNTRY

UNITED KINGDOM

MANY LEGAL TERMS COME

FROM THE LANGUAGE OF

ANCIENT ROME. NAME THIS

LANGUAGE.

LATIN

THIS CITY HAS WEATHER

AFFECTED BY ITS LOCATION

ON A LAKE - CHICAGO OR

ATLANTA

CHICAGO

ON THIS CONTINENT YOU

WOULD FIND THE LONGEST

MOUNTAIN SYSTEM ABOVE

SEA LEVEL AND THE

SOUTHERNMOST CITY IN THE

WORLD

SOUTH AMERICA

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Response 3

THIS COMMONLY SERVES AS

THE BASELINE FOR MEASURING

ELEVATIONS OF EARTH'S

LANDFORMS.

SEA LEVEL

THIS CAPITAL CITY IS IN THE

EASTERN TIME ZONE - DES

MOINES (DIH-MOYN) OR

ALBANY

ALBANY

THE CONFLUENCE OF THE

BLUE NILE AND THE WHITE NILE

RIVER LIES NEAR KHARTOUM

(KAR-TOOM) IN THIS AFRICAN

COUNTRY.

SUDAN

ABOUT HALF OF THE PEOPLE

IN SOUTH AMERICAN LIVE IN

THIS COUNTRY.

BRAZIL

THIS CITY IS LOCATED NEAR

THE CHESAPEAKE BAY ON THE

BANKS OF THE SEVERN RIVER -

ANNAPOLIS OR COLUMBUS

ANNAPOLIS

AFTER ASIA, THIS CONTINENT

HAS THE LARGEST

POPULATION IN THE WORLD

AFRICA

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Response 4

THIS IS THE TERM FOR A

STREAM OR RIVER THAT

FLOWS INTO A LARGER

STREAM OR RIVER

TRIBUTARY OR BRANCH

OR CONTRIBUTORY

THE RIO GRANDE EMPTIES INTO

THIS BODY OF WATER -

PACIFIC OCEAN OR GULF OF

MEXICO

GULF OF MEXICO

THIS ASIAN COUNTRY

TRADITIONALLY ORGANIZED

ITS CITIZENS INTO A STRICT

CASTE SYSTEM RELATED TO

HINDUISM

INDIA

THE ORACLE OF ZEUS AT

DODONA (DE-DOH-NUH) IS

LOCATED IN THIS EUROPEAN

COUNTRY

GREECE

THIS CITY WAS AN IMPORTANT

CONFEDERATE PORT DURING

THE CIVIL WAR - MOBILE OR

SAN FRANCISCO

MOBILE

THIS CONTINENT INCLUDES

THE LANDLOCKED COUNTRIES

OF BHUTAN (BOO-TAWN) AND

LAOS

ASIA

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Response 5

MALTA, MADAGASCAR, AND

SRI LANKA ARE ALL EXAMPLES

OF THIS TYPE OF PHYSICAL

FEATURE

ISLAND

THIS STATE ON THE ATLANTIC

OCEAN HAS A SHORTER

COASTLINE - GEORGIA OR

NORTH CAROLINA

GEORGIA

THE GOBI DESERT IS THE MAIN

PHYSICAL FEATURE IN THE

SOUTHERN HALF OF A

COUNTRY KNOWN ALSO AS

THE HOMELAND OF GENGHIS

KHAN. NAME THIS COUNTRY.

MONGOLIA

THE MANCHU ARE AN ETHNIC

GROUP OF THIS ASIAN

COUNTRY.

CHINA

THIS CITY WAS ONCE A

SPANISH FORT AND IS NOW

HOME TO AN IMPORTANT

NAVAL BASE - HONOLULU OR

SAN DIEGO

SAN DIEGO

AN ISTHMUS CONNECT ASIA

WITH THIS OTHER CONTINENT

AFRICA

 CATEGORY:   

CAPITALS  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

COLUMBIA IS THE CAPITAL OFTHIS SOUTHERN STATE     

 Response:   

SOUTH CAROLINA

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