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Why was the Pacific Ocean called the Pacific Ocean?

The name is derived from the Latin name Tepre Pacificum, 'peaceful sea', bestowed upon it by the Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan.    Pacific means peaceful. Ferd (MORE)

Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

What continent can you not be found on if you are facing east and the pacific ocean is in front of you AsiaAustraliaor south America?

Assuming the question was meant to be worded as follows: What continent can you not be found on if you are facing east and the pacific ocean is in front of you: Asia, Australi (MORE)

What connects the pacific ocean from the Atlantic ocean?

the pacific and Atlantic ocean or not connected because the  central America blocks it.... The Panama Canal connects the  Atlantic and Pacific Oceans!  +++  Wrong! They AR (MORE)

Does the Indian Ocean and North and South Pacific touch the shores of Australia?

  The Indian Ocean meets Australia's western coast, whilst the South Pacific meets the eastern coast.
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