What geographic factors may have been important when selecting the site of New York City NY?
The site of what is presently called New York City was chosen because it lies at the mouth of the Hudson River. The Hudson River was useful for the Dutch settlers as a lifeline for the beaver skin trade with the natives upriver.
Which states have a capital city near the geographic center of the stateMissouri.Texas Wyomingor Maine?
The city of Rome is very important to Roman Catholics and is where the Pope lives but Roman Catholicism itself is not based on a geographic region. Eastern and Greek Orthodox both started or are mostly in certain regions. However it is more about where these religions are more popularly practiced than the geographic location itself.
Which of the following states have a capital city near the geographic center of the state Missouri Texas Wyoming?
The geographical factors that was most important to the growth and length of time the Byzantine Empire existed was the location of its capital of Constantinople. The city was strategically located on a peninsula in the Bosphorus where Europe meets Asia Minor. This was a perfect location as it stood along the trade routes between Europe and Asia Minor. In addition to this, the city was well fortified against attacks by this same location. The…