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Great Smoky Mountains

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The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is located on the border of North Carolina and Tennessee. A great variety of elevation gives this national park over 10,000 species of plant and animal life. Hiking the Appalachian trail is a favorite activity here and 9 million visitors experience it every year, which is double the attendance of any other national park.

  1. 1. What trail is the park famous for?
    1. a. The Tennessee Trail
    2. b. The Smokey Trail
    3. c. The Appalachian Trail
  2. 2. How many species of plant and animal life live there?
    1. a. 20000
    2. b. 10000
    3. c. 1000
  3. 3. Where is the Great Smoky Mountains National Park?
    1. a. Tennessee and North Carolina
    2. b. Texas
    3. c. Oregon