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Section 1

Question Answer
Which process formed the Great Lakes thousands of years ago?melting glaciers
What is a prairie?a landform covered mostly with grasses and flowers
What is a droughta long period with little or no rain
Which mineral is plentiful in the Midwest?Iron Ore
Who moved from place to place, following herds of buffalo in the midwest?Sioux
What did most early settlers make their houses out of?Sod
Which word means moving from one place to another?migration
What was important to the growth of the Great plains making an easier way for settlers to reach the Midwest?railroads
Which Midwest city connected ten major railroad lines in the mid-1800's?Chicago
What is an entrepreneur?Someone who starts a new business
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Section 2

Question Answer
What is mass production?the process in which a product is made more quickly and cheaply using machines
What is Henry Ford known for?Setting up the automobile factory in Detroit
True or False: The Midwest averages 300 tornadoes a year.True
True or False: Tornadoes are usually not destructiveFalse
True or False: Native Americans used buffalo for foodTrue
True or False: Native Americans used buffalo to play withFalse
True or False: Native Americans used buffalo for toolsTrue
True or False: Native Americans used buffalo for clothingTrue
True or False: Native Americans used buffalo for decorationsFalse
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