- 1 Which mountain separates Asia and Africa?
- 2 What is the eastern border of Europe?
- 3 What do you call the mountain ranges that separate Europe from Russia?
- 4 Which landform is shared by both Europe and Russia?
- 5 What is the smallest continent?
- 6 What are 3 physical features of Europe?
- 7 What is the capital of Europe?
- 8 What two mountain chains divide Europe and Asia?
- 9 Where is Siberia?
- 10 What is the important river of Europe?
Which mountain separates Asia and Africa?
The usual line taken to divide Africa from Asia today is at the Isthmus of Suez, the narrowest gap between the Mediterranean Sea and the Gulf of Suez, the route today followed by the Suez Canal. This makes the Sinai Peninsula geographically Asian, and Egypt a transcontinental country.
What is the eastern border of Europe?
Europe’s eastern frontier is delineated by the Ural Mountains in Russia, which is the largest country by land area in the continent. The southeast boundary with Asia is not universally defined, but the modern definition is generally the Ural River or, less commonly, the Emba River.
What do you call the mountain ranges that separate Europe from Russia?
The Ural Mountains separate Eastern Europe from Asian Russia. They are in central western Russia and spread from Russia into Kazakhstan, from the
European Plain, one of the greatest uninterrupted expanses of plain on the Earth’s surface. It sweeps from the Pyrenees Mountains on the French-Spanish border across northern Europe to the Ural Mountains in Russia.
What is the smallest continent?
Australia/Oceania is the smallest continent. It is also the flattest. Australia/Oceania has the second-smallest population of any continent.
What are 3 physical features of Europe?
Europe can be divided into four major physical regions, running from north to south: Western Uplands, North European Plain, Central Uplands, and Alpine Mountains.
What is the capital of Europe?
Brussels, capital of Europe.
What two mountain chains divide Europe and Asia?
The Ural Mountains and the Caucasus Mountains separate Europe from Asia.
Where is Siberia?
Siberia, Russian Sibir, vast region of Russia and northern Kazakhstan, constituting all of northern Asia. Siberia extends from the Ural Mountains in the west to the Pacific Ocean in the east and southward from the Arctic Ocean to the hills of north-central Kazakhstan and the borders of Mongolia and China.
What is the important river of Europe?
The most important rivers in Europe include Rhone, Elbe, Oder, Tagus, Thames, Don and Dnieper, among others.