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Is West Virginia in the west region?

No it is in Appalachia. It is only called "West" because it was originally the western part (more precisely the north western part) of the state of Virginia. It first became (MORE)

Why is West Virginia West Virginia?

At the time of the American revolution the territory of Virginia  (the largest colony and state) included what is now west virginia  and part of southern Ohio. When the stat (MORE)

Is Utah mid west or west?

Utah is a western state. The term "Midwest" refers to the states of Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois and Wisconsin that are all located east of the Mississippi river. Some so (MORE)