Do more rivers in the USA flow into the Atlantic or Pacific Ocean?
With the Mississippi River flowing into the Gulf of Mexico and all eastern rivers flowing directly into the Atlantic, the answer is Atlantic. The Atlantic wins by a slim margin! More rivers in the United States flow into the Atlantic Ocean. The answers is the Atlantic Ocean....
Asked in History, Politics & Society, Definitions
What does the continental divide mean?
In the USA, the "continental divide" is the Rocky Mountains range of mountains. East of that, all rivers flow to the Atlantic Ocean or the Gulf of Mexico. West of the "Continental Divide", rivers flow west into the Pacific Ocean. ...
Asked in Canada, Lakes and Rivers
3 rivers in the world that flow south to north and empty into an ocean or sea?
Nile River in Africa, St Johns River in Florida USA and MacKenzie River Canada plus the Ob and Lena Rivers in Russia ...
What is the significance of the continental divide?
the continental divide is a natural boundary in the USA that separates waters that flow into the Atlantic Ocean from those that flow into the Pacific Ocean. Also known as Great divide. ...
Asked in Movies
What are the release dates for Where the Rivers Flow North - 1993?
Where the Rivers Flow North - 1993 was released on: Canada: October 1993 (Vancouver International Film Festival) USA: 4 March 1994 (New York City, New York) ...
Asked in Oceans and Seas, Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean
Does the Atlantic Ocean Pacific Ocean and Indian ocean border the US?
The Atlantic Ocean borders the USA to the east and the Pacific Ocean borders the USA to the west. The Indian Ocean does not border the USA. ...
Asked in South America, Lakes and Rivers, Amazon River
Interesting info about the Amazon River?
the amazon river is 6280 km long. Its source is mount delta in Brazil. In flood season, it widens. It carries 20% of all fresh water into our oceans. Its volume is greater than all the other 8 largest rivers combined. Its flow is 3 times the flow of all the rivers in the USA. ...