River Rat Map Quiz #3

Difficulty Level One: Why do you think so many big cities in the U.S. are located along major rivers or on the shores of large lakes or oceans?

Difficulty Level Two: What percentage of the country's largest 56 cities are located along the banks of large rivers? What percentage are on lake shores? What percentage are on ocean shores? What percentage are not located beside any of these bodies of water?

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