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Advanced Ten: Shockers about Tennessee Geography

... Clay, Hancock, Houston, Lake, Moore, Perry, Pickett, Trousdale and Van Buren. Knoxville is a great town. But it is not located on a rocky top. 6) Elevation-wise, Knoxville is lower than Cookeville, Kingsport, Erwin and Cro…

Advanced Six: Mining

... ridden in a car along Interstate 40, between Nashville and Knoxville, you've seen the largest limestone mine in the state... the world comes from East Tennessee, which is the reason Knoxville is known as the "Marble City.&q…

Advanced Four: Counties

... that lie close to Tennessee's four largest cities (Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville and Chattanooga) grow faster than those that do not...…

Advanced Three: Physical Regions

Advanced Three: Physical Regions

... who lived on the other side of Clinch Mountain. The city of Knoxville lies at the heart of the Valley and Ridge. Knoxville is close to where the Holston and French Broad...…