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Why is japanconsidered to be an archipelago?
Japan consist of 6,852 islands, the four biggest are Honshu, Hokkaido, Shikoku and Kyushu.
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The Aleutian Islands, part of Alaska, is an archipelago.
Yes, because it is a chain of small islands
The largest Archipelago Indonesia is the world's largest archipelago with over 13,000 islands & totals around 18,000 islands. It streches across 3,500 miles and is a country. …
An archipelago is a group, chain or cluster of islands surrounded by a large body of water, usually the open sea.
The archipelago doctrine defines and elucidates the archipelago as a body of water studded with islands and the outermost portion of the archipelago are connected with s…traight baselines and consider all waters covered therein as internal waters thereof.
a scattered group of islands
Chagos Archipelago south of India. A chain of islands.
Archipelagos are the countries or states that consists of many islands like Philippines and Indonesia.
The Philippine Islands
Originally meaning an island-studded sea, such as the Aegean Sea, but now referring to a group of islands, such as the Bismarck Archipelago, to the east of Papua New Guinea. … For the source and more detailed information concerning this subject, click on the related links section (Answers.com) indicated below this answer box. Archipelagos are located far from a plate boundary (in the middle of a Tectonic Plate) such as the Hawaiin islands in the middle of the Pacific Ocean Plate.
Archipelago is actually a chain of islands, or a cluster of islands. Technically islands that are created through movement of our plates. Before many used Archipelago to refer… to the Aegean Islands. Now it is generally used to refer to any island group or to a certain Sea containing a large number of scattered islands.
No, it's a single island. To be an archipelago you need multiple islands. It's located just very slightly off the tip of the West Malaysian peninsula though.
An archipelago is a group, or chain, of islands. An example sentence would be: She wanted to go to an archipelago for their honeymoon.
No, China is a mainland country in Asia. Archipelagos are made up of multiple islands, so Japan is a perfect example.