The Appalachian region extends from parts of New York to Mississippi, and it covers a land area of approximately 205,000 sq. mi. This region is found along the Appalachian Mountains, and it spans 13 states, including Ten... More » Geography United States

The highest point in the world is Mount Everest at 29,035 feet high, and is located in Nepal. The highest point of a mountain is called the peak, or summit. When there is a series of mountains close together, this is ref... More » Science Earth Science

Some interesting facts about the Blue Ridge Mountains are that they are part of the larger Appalachian Mountain range, and its highest peak is Mt. Mitchell found in North Carolina. The Blue Ridge Mountains extend from th... More » Geography United States
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