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Teaching US Geography Series: The Great Plains

US Geography Series: The Great Plains

This is part 6 of a 10-part series that explores the geographic regions of the United States. The Great Plains region is located near the center of the United States. It includes the states of Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, and North Dakota.

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Why are the Great Plains less populated than other regions of the United States?


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