A continent is a large landmass that meets certain geographical conditions. According to most geographers, there are seven continents: North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Antarctica and Australia. In some... More »

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North America is a continent located in the Northern and Western Hemispheres, between the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. It is the third largest continent in the world by area, covering 9,540,000 square miles and 16.5 perc... More »

North America consists of 23 wholly independent countries, which include the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central American countries and Caribbean island countries. North America's southern border is where Panama meets... More »

A continent is a large land mass on Earth that is distinguished by a separation from other land by water or by a distinct cultural difference. Earth has a total of seven continents: North America, South America, Europe, ... More »

Mountains are important because they influence regional and global weather conditions and climate. They provide human beings with medicinal products, food, biodiversity, energy and freshwater. Mountains provide home for ... More »

Europe is a continent made up of the western peninsula of the Eurasian landmass. The boundaries that separate Europe from Asia and Africa are the Ural and Caucasus Mountains in the east and the Caspian, Aegean and Black ... More »

Egypt is not in Europe, as the majority of its landmass is in the continent of Africa. However, the Sinai Peninsula in the northeastern region of Egypt is part of the Asian continent. More »