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Questions regarding the seven continents and major regions of the earth.
Which countries start with the letter d?
Here are some countries that begin with the letter D: Denmark [Kingdom of Denmark] (in Europe) Djibouti [Republic of Djibouti] (in Africa) Dominica [Commonwealth of Dominica] (in the Caribbean Sea) Dominican Republic (in the Caribbean Sea) Democratic Republic of Congo Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea) · Denmark · Djibouti (Republic of Djibouti) · Dominica · Dominican Republic ...
Asked in Continents and Regions, South America, Equator
Which countries in South America does the equator pass through?
The equator passes through Ecuador, Colombia and Brazil. These countries have land in both the Northern and Southern Hemisphere. There are three countries in South America that the Equator passes. They are Brazil, Colombia and Ecuador. ...
Why do they call the Northeastern U.S. 'New England'?
People don't call the Northeastern U.S., "New England," because they are not the same thing. The Northeast region of the U.S. is comprised of two smaller regions, New England and the Mid-Atlantic States. The six New England states are Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island. The Mid-Atlantic States are New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, and some people consider Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia to be part of the Mid-Atlantic/Northeastern region as well. So, New England is not the Northeast....
What two countries and one body of water border Uruguay?
Uruguay is bordered by Argentina, Brazil, and the Atlantic Ocean. Argentina and Brazil are the two countries while the Atlantic Ocean is the body of water. Uruguay has land borders with Argentina and Brazil. It has a coastline on the South Atlantic ocean. Uruguay borders the country of Brazil and Argentina. The Rio de la Plata is the body of water that borders the country of Uruguay on the south. Uruguay is bordered by Argentina on the Northwest, and Brazil on the Northeast. It is...
Why does are planet's continents look the way they do today?
Continental Drift Their actual shapes are those of the Continental Slope outlines, but these generally and approximately follow the visible coasts at lesser or greater distances off-shore. ...
What is the name of the region between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn?
The tropics, it's the Equatorial Region.