Circle the best answer for each question.

  1. Which region is protected by the Green Mountains and the Adirondack Mountains?

a. Valley of Vermont     b. Taconic Mountains     c. Vermont Lowlands     d. Vermont Piedmont.

 

  1. Which mountains are in the form of a chain or spine?

a. The southern Green Mountains     b. Taconic Mountains     c. Northeast Highlands    

d. The northern Green Mountains.

 

  1. Mt. Equinox is located in the:

a. Valley of Vermont     b. Taconic Mountains     c. Vermont Lowlands     d. Northeast Highlands.

 

  1. Which river flows through the Valley of Vermont?

a. Winooski River     b. Connecticut River     c. White River     d. Otter Creek.

 

  1. The word "piedmont" means:

a. glacial valley     b. the foot of the mountains     c. hills and valleys     d. slate quarry.

 

  1. Which region is mostly in Essex County and has a bedrock of granite?

a. Vermont Lowlands     b. Valley of Vermont     c. Northeast Highlands     d. Green Mountains.

 

  1. A monadnock is a:

a. deep valley     b. isolated mountain of igneous rock     c. physiographic region

d. kind of metamorphic rock found in the Valley of Vermont.

 

  1. The tallest mountain peak in Vermont is:

a. Mt. Mansfield     b. Camels Hump     c. Killington Peak     d. Mt. Equinox.

 

  1. Which region is basically an extension of the Vermont Lowlands?

a. Northeast Highlands     b. Taconic Mountains     c. Green Mountains     d. Valley of Vermont.

 

  1. There are many lakes located in the northern part of this region.  Which is it?

a. Vermont Piedmont     b. Taconic Mountains     c. Vermont Lowlands     d. Valley of Vermont.