US Citizenship Test Review (Part 7 of 8) – Geography

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Okay, when you see the word “geography”, you’re already know it is something relating to the earth.  When we know it relates to the earth, must be something relating to the land, soil, river, water,…  Now, just close your eyes and image the map of the US country in your head a little bit.

Okay, let’s go inside this section.

Now starting with north of US.  US north is bordering with Canada and states are bordering with Canada are Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, Montana, Idaho, Washington, Alaska.

Next, we move to the left side of the map (west of US) and go down down down of it.  The country which borders with US on this side is Mexico and the states border with Mexico are California, Arizona, New Mexico and Texas.

Now, let’s talk about the water.  Just starting where we just get off.  From there (US-Mexico border), go to the east, we meet two states which most of us know well and also easy misspelling.  Those states are Mississippi and Missouri.

  1. Name one of the two longest rivers in the United States.
    ▪ Missouri (River)
    ▪ Mississippi (River)
  2. What ocean is on the West Coast of the United States? – Pacific (Ocean)
  3. What ocean is on the East Coast of the United States? – Atlantic (Ocean)
  4. Name one U.S. territory.
    ▪ Puerto Rico
    ▪ U.S. Virgin Islands
    ▪ American Samoa
    ▪ Northern Mariana Islands
    ▪ Guam
  5. Name one state that borders Canada.
    ▪ Maine
    ▪ New Hampshire
    ▪ Vermont
    ▪ New York
    ▪ Pennsylvania
    ▪ Ohio
    ▪ Michigan
    ▪ Minnesota
    ▪ North Dakota
    ▪ Montana
    ▪ Idaho
    ▪ Washington
    ▪ Alaska
  6. Name one state that borders Mexico.
    ▪ California
    ▪ Arizona
    ▪ New Mexico
    ▪ Texas
  7. What is the capital of the United States? – Washington, D.C.
  8. Where is the Statue of Liberty?*
    ▪ New York (Harbor)
    ▪ Liberty Island
    [Also acceptable are New Jersey, near New York City, and on the Hudson (River).]

It was originally posted at McDall.

May 27, 2017 8:46 pm