Weegy: The factors are: Increased immigration, the Homestead Act, and the discovery of gold. :) User: Why is Panama's geographic location important?-
It connects the continents of North and South America.
The Panama Canal is there.
It is an important trading route.
It is the largest country is Central America.
It is the world's leading supplier of oil. Weegy: The answers are A, D, and E. A. It is the world's leading supplier of natural gas. ... (More)