South Carolina People and Places 1. The map to the above shows South Carolina’s three3 main geographical regions (the Coastal Plains, Piedmont Plateau, and the Blue Ridge Mountains). It also provides census information on the state’s ten most populated cities (data from the year 2000). According to the map, South Carolina’s most populated urban areas are located in which geographical region?
A) The Coastal Plains
2. During the 19th and 20th centuries, a number of textile mills were constructed in the upstate of South Carolina. What specific characteristics of the land made this location fit for the textile industry?