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Examples of archipelagos
Philippines in asia, Lakshadweep Islands in Arabian Sea, and Adaman & Nicobar Islands in the Bay of Bengal
What is the largest bay?
The Bay of Bengal
What is a cape?
a land jutting out into sea
Example of Capes:
Cape of Good Hope in Africa, Kanya Kumari (Cape Comorin) in India, and Cape Kennedy in USA
What 2 oceans meet at Cape Horn?
PA and AT
What is the largest delta created by?
It is created by the Ganga and Brahmaputra Rivers in West Bengal India and Bangla Desh
The world's longest glacier is ?
The labert glacier in the Australian Antarctic territory and 64 km wide
What gulf has a shoreline of 4990 km and is the largest?
The gulf of Mexico from Cape Sable, FLorida to Cabo Calocie, Mexico
Where does the Gulf of Bothnia lie?
It lies between Sweden and Finland
What is the largest harbor in the world?
The New York Harbor
What is the world's largest island?
What bodies of the water surround India?
Arabian Sea, Indian Ocean, the BAy of Bengal
WHAT IS THE LARGEST PENINSULA?
ARABIA WITH 3237000 SQ. KM
WHERE IS THE STRAIT OF MAGELLAN LOCATED?
IT Is at the South America in the southern tip
What and where is the longest strait?
Strait of MAlacca (615 km) between West MAlaysia and Sumatra