Agenda-Attendance- “7 Continents & 5 Oceans” packet.- Ticket to Leave-A-Agenda Book
7 Continents and Created by 5 Oceans Mr. Raponi
This is the part of the worldNorth America that we live in. This continent consists of the United States _____________________ _____________________ Greenland. The entire U.S. is in North America. The 48 continental states as well as the other two states that are not directly attached.
South America sits just belowSouth America North America and is made up of many smaller countries. South America is bordered by the Pacific Ocean on the west and the Atlantic Ocean in the east. Some of the major countries that make up S. America are _________________ Peru _________________ Chile Venezuela Columbia
Africa is set across theAfrica ______________ Ocean from the Americas. Africa has more _____________________ on its continent than any of the other six continents. There are very different _________________ within Africa, depending on where you are. Some of these major countries include Egypt Kenya South Africa Sudan
Located above Africa is the continent ofEurope Europe. As we will discuss later in the year, this is where both World Wars were fought. These wars had a major effect on how the world was run after their completion. Some of the major countries that make up Europe are ____________________ ____________________ Spain ____________________ United Kingdom
The world’sAntarctica ______________________ continent, also known as the South Pole. This area is an “_______________________” an area of permanent ice and snow. The average winter temperature here is around –76 degrees. If Antarctica’s ice sheets had melted, the world’s oceans would rise by 200 feet!
The smallestAustralia __________________ and one of the largest __________________all in one. Australia is the world’s 6th largest country Lies between the Pacific and Indian oceans in the Southern Hemisphere. The Australian mainland extends from west to east for nearly 2,500 miles.
Asia Asia is the world’s ___________________ and most diverse continent, covering about ______________ of the land area on earth. It has the greatest range of land elevation of any continent. Some of the countries within Asia China Russia Japan Vietnam North and South Korea
The five major Oceans on5 Major Oceans the Earth consist of the following. ________________ Pacific Ocean ________________ Arctic Ocean ____________________- is another name for what has traditionally been considered to be the southernmost portions of the Pacific, Atlantic and Indian