Asked in North America, South America
What is the largest nation in North America and in South America?
In North America, Canada the largest nation by land area. In South America, it is Brazil. For both the Americas, Canada is the largest. ...
Asked in United States of America
What is the second largest land area in the world?
The second largest land area of the world is the Americas (continents of North and South America). If you mean countries, China has the 2nd largest land area. ...
Asked in Lakes and Rivers
What is north Americas largest inland body of salt water?
I dont know for sure, but my guess would be Lake Ontario.
Asked in North America, Great Lakes
Are lake Maracaibo and lake Titicaca the largest lakes in the Americas?
No. They are the largest in South America, but the Great Lakes (Superior, Huron, Michigan, Erie, and Ontario) in North America are larger. ...
Is Brazil the third largest country by geographical area?
Yes, Brazil is the third largest country on the American continents. It's the largest country in South America. Its total area is 3,287,612 square miles [8,514,877 square kilometers]. It's the third largest country in the Americas [North and South]. Canada is the largest in the Americas with 3,855,100 square miles [9,984,670 square kilometers]. The United States is the second largest in the Americas with 3,717,813 square miles [9,629,091 square kilometers]. Brazil is the fifth largest country in the world. Greater in size are Russia,...
Asked in Land Mammals, Wild Cats
What is the largest wild cat in North America?
The largest cat in North America is the jaguar. It has been seen in extreme southeast Arizona as well as in much of Mexico and Central America - all parts of North America. The cougar is the second largest cat in North America. ...
Asked in Lakes and Rivers
North Americas largest river?
The Mississippi river is the largest river in North America and the longest river in the United States, but only if you consider the Mississippi-Missouri-Red Rock River as one river; this actual river (as opposed to stupidly misnamed tributaries) is the fourth-largest river in the world, after the Nile, the Amazon, and the Yangtze Rivers. ...
Asked in Canada, Land Mammals, Rodents
What is the largest rodent in Canada?
The beaver is the largest Canadian rodent. Adult specimens can weigh over 25 kg (55 lb). Its prehistoric ancestor Castoroides ohioensis had a length up to 2.5 m (8.2 ft) and an estimated weight of 60-100 kg (130-220 lbs). It lived in North America during the Pleistocene epoch, and went extinct 12,000 years ago at the end of the last Ice Age. ...
Asked in Earth Sciences
Where is north Americas continental divide located?
In north America it is the Rocky Mountains.