Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply



Published on

  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Total Views
On Slideshare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

No notes for slide


  • 1. THE CONTINENTS● We are Fran and Moisés and we worked about the continents.● Hope you like it.
  • 2. The continents in the World● The continents are made o solid rocks.● But the continents only take a 29% in the Earth. The other part are take by the oceans. América 8% Asia 8,5% Europa 2% África 6% Oceanía 1,5% Antartica 3% Pacific Ocean 32% Atlantic Ocean 16% Indic Ocean 14% Antartic Ocean 6% Artic Ocean 3%
  • 3. The formation of the Continents● In the past, when the Earth was form there was only a big continent. It name was Pangea.● But the natural phenomenas change the landscape and separated the continents in the history.● This form the continents that we know: Europe, Africa, Asia, Oceania, America, and the Antarctica.
  • 4. Pangea
  • 5. The distribution of the humans beings● The first humans born in the southeast of Africa but they went to the different continent.● The humans born 1,5 - 3,5 millions years ago.● Then they went to the west an the north of Africa and the south of Asia 1,5 millions years ago.● Then they travel to the south of Europe 100.000- 500.000 years ago.● After, 100.000- 10.000 years ago thy travel to the center of Asia, the south of America and Oceania.● In the other parts there werent humans because there was an glaciation.
  • 6. Physical Europe● Its a small continent. It is separate from Asia by the Ural Mountains and the Caucasus. In the Caucasus there is the highest mountain in Europe, the Elbrus mountain.● Other important groups of mountains are the Alps, between Italy, France and Switzerland ( the Alps have the Mount Blanc), Pyrenees and the Scandinavian and Carpathian mountains.● The longs rivers in Europe are the Rin river, the Danube, Denieper, Volga and the Don.
  • 7. Political Europe● Europe it formed by 45 countries. Twenty- seven European countries forms the EU (European Union) the coin of EU is the Euro The Headquarter of EU is in Brussels (Belgium).● Important monuments in Europe are the Big Ben (London), The Al- hambra (Spain) and the historic Vatican City.
  • 8. Physical America● America have the biggest jungle, the Amazon jungle, the lung of the Earth. In this jungle there is the widest river in the world, the Amazon river.● The most important mountains ridges are the Rockie Mountains and the Andes.● In Panama there is a canal that communicate the Atlantic Ocean with the Pacific Ocean.● The Atacama desert (Argentina- Chile) it the driest desert in the world and it between the Andes and the Pacific Ocean .● In California was the hottest temperature recorded.
  • 9. Political America This continent is separated in three parts: North America (3 countries and the dependences), Central America (7 countries and the dependences) and South America (13 countries and the dependences). Altogether are 35 countries.● In North America speak English and French, and in the other parts of America speak Spanish and Portuguese, it is Latin America.● In America (New York) there is the Headquarters of the UN (United Nation), the Statue of Liberty (in Liberty Island) and important skyscrapers like the Empire State.
  • 10. Physical Asia● Asia is the biggest continent in the world.● In Asia there is the highest mountain in the world the Mount Everest with 8848 meters long. This is in the Himalaya (Nepal) the highest mountain range.● Also in Asia there is the Gobi desert.● Important river in Asia there are the Yangtes river (the 3rd longest river in the world), the Ganges river ( the sacred river of the of the Hindu culture), Eufrates, Indo, Amur and Brahmputra.
  • 11. Political Asia● China in Asia is the most populous country in the world (with1 339 724 852 inhabitant) this make possible that Asia there is the most populous continent.● Asia have the highest build in the world. This build is the Burj Khalifa, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (in the Arabian Peninsula).
  • 12. Physical Africa● Africa is in the south of Europe.● The most important landforms are the Sahara desert.● The longest river in the world are River Nile (Africa). This river make possible live in some countries like Egypt● The highest mountain in Africa is the Kilimanjaro.
  • 13. Political Africa● The people in Africa are very poor.● In Africa there is the poorest river in the world, Niger.
  • 14. Physical Oceania● Oceania is the smallest continent in the world.● It is formed with Australia and other smalls islands.● In Australia there is the Great Victoria Desert or Great Sandy Desert.
  • 15. Political Oceania● In Oceania there is a famous theater of opera. The Opera of Sidney.● In some islands of Oceania there are many nomadic tribes that not want give up their culture.
  • 16. Antarctica● In the Antarctica there are not people live in the continent because on the earth there is ice. But some scientist go to this continent to make experiments.● The South pole is in the Antarctica.
  • 17. The North Pole● The North pole isnt a continent because is not formed by solid earth is only formed by the ice on the Arctic Ocean.
  • 18. Bye ByeTHIS IS THE END