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The Midwest of America: Cities of the Midwest States Video

Video title: Cities of the North Central Region

Watch this U.S. Geography video entitled The Cities of the Midwest and study the names and locations of the principal cities and geographic features of the Midwest, a region comprising Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

With this title you will identify the names and locations of the principal cities in the MidWest region. Discover some of the ways that geography, transportation routes and the availability of natural resources have determined the usage of the land and the patterns of city development in the Midwest.

 

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The Midwest of America: Cities of the Midwest States Video. Learning Objectives for this video:

  • Midwest Cities. Learn about Cities of the North Central Region of America's Midwestern States. Discover how westward expansion and the Industrial Revolution helped to develop America's Mid-West region and examine the economic importance of the major natural resources of the Midwest States.
  • Identify the names and locations of the principal cities and geographical features of the Midwest, a region comprising Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
  • Learn why the Midwest is called 'the heartland' and understand this region's significant economic role as an industrial and shipping center.
  • Discover some of the ways that geography, transportation routes, and the availability of natural resources have determined usage of the land and patterns of city settlement in the Midwest.
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