Southern and Northern Economy

Shift

Climate

South had a climate of warm and sunny. While the north had a climate of sunny summers and snowy winters

Geography

The south was located near a abundance of land, and the North was located near mostly forest and frozen ground

Population

The north had a large population of 31 million while the south only had 12 million

economy

The south was wealthy off of the long growing season almost year round, While the north relied on money by many different industries

Culture

In the north boys went to secondary school and the wealthy went to college, In the south the best educated were the ones that were sons of planters

Transportation

In the south they used steamships and railroads,but in the north they used the same method of transportation