This is a general list of items to know and pages to
read for Exam 2.
This list is not intended to be a complete itemization of all questions on this exam. However, knowing this material will serve as a good starting point in preparation for study.
Regional Landscapes of the United States and Canada (6th ed.) by Birdsall et al.
-- Chapter 5 (All pages)
-- Chapter 6 (All pages)
-- Chapter 7 (All pages)
-- Chapter 8 (All pages)
Be able to identify, know the meaning of, or otherwise give examples of the following:
Primary, Secondary, Tertiary Sector Activities
Relative statistical comparisons of Canada to the U.S.
Linguistic dominance in Canada's national core
Frost free period
Niagara Fruit Belt
Bay of Fundy
Cod and haddock
Pulp vs. lumber
Fall foliage season
Blue Ridge Province
Ridge and Valley Province
Cultural differences between northern and southern Appalachians?
Anthracite, bituminous, lignite coal. Differences? Locations?
Strip mining vs. surface mining
Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act, 1977
Tennessee Valley Authority
Ozark tristate mining district
Zinc and lead production
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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