The World
The world we live on is called planet Earth.

The World

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The world is planet Earth. Earth formed approximately 4.5 billion years ago and life appeared on its surface one billion years later. The world is home to millions of species and of course to every human alive. It has seven continents, five oceans and about 200 countries. It also has many great rivers like the Nile and the Amazon, huge mountain ranges like the Andes and the Himalayas, deserts like the Gobi and the Sahara and seas such as the Caribbean and the Mediterranean.

1.
Which is the largest continent?
Africa
Asia
Europe
North America
Africa is the second largest continent
2.
Which is the largest country in the world?
Russia
China
North America
India
Russia covers the largest area but China has a larger population
3.
Which is the longest river in the world?
Amazon
Nile
Danube
Mississippi
The Nile is in Africa
4.
Which is the largest sea?
Caribbean
Mediterranean
South China
Bering
The Mediterranean Sea lies between Europe, Africa and Asia
5.
How many oceans are there in the world?
Three
Four
Five
Six
They are the Atlantic, the Pacific, the Indian, the Arctic and the Antarctic or Southern Ocean
6.
Which is the highest mountain in the world?
Elbrus
Kilimanjaro
Everest
Fuji
Everest is part of the Himalayas mountain range
7.
Which is the smallest continent?
Australia
Asia
Europe
Antarctica
Europe is the second smallest continent
8.
Which is the largest desert in the world?
Kalahari
Sahara
Arabian
Gobi
The Sahara is in Africa
9.
How many continents are there in the world?
Four
Five
Six
Seven
They are North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa and Antarctica
10.
Which is the smallest ocean?
Atlantic
Indian
Antarctic
Arctic
The Arctic Ocean is almost completely frozen in winter
Author:  Amanda Swift

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