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Brazil is located in eastern South America at geographical coordinates 10 00 S, 55 00 W. The equator and Tropic of Cancer both pass through the country, and it is located in the northern, southern and western hemispheres...

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Relative location is identifying where a place is in relation to other landmarks. The other way to describe location is by absolute location, which involves giving the coordinates, such as latitude and longitude, for a p...

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Relative location is a location stated in terms of its distance and direction from another location. It contrasts with absolute location, or location based on a general coordinate system. Relative location is by far the ...

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Brazil has a total area of nearly 3.3 million square miles, making it the most expansive country in South America, as of 2014. About 20,000 square miles of Brazil's area is made up of water.

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Brazil comprises a total area of about 3.3 million square miles, making it the fifth largest country in the world and the largest country in South America, occupying over half the continent. Brazil is bordered by the Atl...

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Brazil is the largest country on the continent of South America, which also includes the countries of Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname, Columbia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Paraguay, Chile, Argentina and Uruguay. Three territori...

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Brazil is located on the east coast of South America. Its eastern side borders the Atlantic Ocean. It is south of Venezuela, Guyana and Suriname, southeast of Colombia, east of Bolivia and Peru, northeast of Argentina an...

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