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Population Density of the Northeastern USA

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The population of the United States is mostly concentrated in the Northeast.

Which human and physical factors explain this distribution?

A

The Northeast is rich in natural resources, such as coal, leading to the formation of the industries that exploit these resources.

B

The Northeast has temperate climates, which makes the agricultural systems of the region more productive.

C

Historically, the Northeast has maintained stable local and state governments.

D

Northeastern urban settlements have developed evenly over time.

E

All of the above