The continent of Africa is one of the continents of the world. It has the status of being ranked second with respect to the level of population. And with respect to the land area covered, it also ranks second among all the other continents. According to figures collected in the year 2005, Africa is home to more than nine hundred and twenty two million people in a total of sixty one territories.
The region of Oceania, which is also known as Oceanica sometimes, is a geographical, and in some cases geopolitical region which consists of a number of islands. Most of these islands are located in and near the area of the Pacific Ocean. There are eight terrestrial eco zones in the world, and Oceania is one of them. The term Oceania is also used to refer to one of the continents when it is used in another language. The islands which are a part of the region called Oceania are divided into three sub regions.
The continent of North America is situated in the northern hemisphere, and partly in the western hemisphere of the earth. The continent is surrounded by the Arctic Ocean, the North Atlantic Ocean, the Caribbean Sea, and the North Pacific Ocean on the north, the east, the south east, and on the west and the south respectively. The continent of South America is positioned due south east of North America. North America covers an area of around 9540000 square miles. This means that it takes around 16.5 percent of the total land area of the world, or 4.8 percent of the total surface of the planet.
The region of Latin America, which is known as America Latina in Portuguese, Latinoamerica in Spanish, and Amerique latine in French, is a region of the Americas where the languages which have been derived from the Latin language, mainly Portuguese and Spanish are spoken mainly. These languages are known as Romance languages. The areas in which these languages are spoken primarily are the major parts of South and Central America, Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico which is situated in the Caribbean, and Cuba.
The continent of Asia is one of the continents of the world. It has the status of being the largest continent with respect to the level of population as well as the land area. Of the total surface area of the world, almost nine percent is covered by the continent of Asia. In other words around twenty nine percent of the total land area of the world is covered by Asia. More than sixty percent of the total human population of the world is situated in this continent. Asia is surrounded by the Pacific Ocean, the Indian Ocean, and the Arctic Ocean in the east, the south, and the north respectively. The size and the diversity of Asia is so extensive, that instead of being just a physical entity, it has become a cultural concept including a large number of different peoples and regions.
Europe is, by convention, one of the world's seven continents. Comprising the westernmost peninsula of Eurasia, Europe is generally divided from Asia to its east by the water divide of the Ural Mountains, the Ural River, the Caspian Sea, the Caucasus Mountains (or the Kuma-Manych Depression),and the Black Sea to the southeast.Europe is bordered by the Arctic Ocean and other bodies of water to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the west, the Mediterranean Sea to the south, and the Black Sea and connected waterways to the southeast. Yet the borders for Europe—a concept dating back to classical antiquity—are somewhat arbitrary, as the term continent can refer to a cultural and political distinction or a physiographic one.
Italy has many brands known in the world, famous thanks to the high quality of their products. Here are the 5 most important. Ferrari, deals with the auto industry in Italy and is best known for its advanced technology, research and high performance. Ferrari has been the leading brand in racing in the world. Cars […]
giugno 9th, 2015 by admin
One way of getting great and unforgettable wedding pictures is to hire a professional to do them for you. For instance, on a website like QualcosadiBlu, you’ll find experienced and professional photographers you can count on. It’s very important to choose the right photographer and there are a few things to keep in mind. One of […]
marzo 19th, 2015 by admin
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ottobre 9th, 2014 by admin
Pirelli Foundation has the main goal to spread the knowledge between individuals. The Pirelli Foundation has been officially established more than 4 years ago to fulfil the wishes of Pirelli & C. SpA, Pirelli RE and the Pirelli family itself. The foundation, which is presided by Marco Tronchetti Provera, hosts a nice catalogue of what […]
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The corporate world machine is oiled by the witty intellect and expertise of top managers whose influence shape the destiny of the business world. Most of the leaders are cleverly innovative, apply exceptional customer focus, and express the absolute will to serve the underprivileged. Here is a list of top 10 managers worldwide without following […]
aprile 8th, 2013 by admin
If there is one destination that is more romantic than the rest of the world, it is certainly Italy. Everything that a romantic couple looks for is here from warm weather to breathtaking natural scenery to a delicious cuisine. However, Italy has has more to offer in cultural terms and it happens to be once […]
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