Facts about South America

  Facts about South America South America is continent in western hemisphere, mostly lies in the southern hemisphere and its small portion lies in the northern hemisphere. The continent has a covered area of 17,840,000 km square. This continent is surrounded by Pacific Ocean on west, north and east by Atlantic Ocean and North America […]

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Facts about Antarctica

Facts about Antarctica: Antarctica is the fifth largest continent of the world. It is earth’s Southernmost continent and site of the South pole. The Antarctic ice sheet is the single biggest mass of ice in the world. This continent is uninhabited ice covered land mass. It is the world’s highest, driest, windiest, coldest and Iciest […]

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International Boundary Lines

International Boundary Lines: Name of the boundary Countries   Durand line Between Pakistan and Afghanistan It is border in South Central Asia against treaty of Ganda Mark (durand line agreement anglo-afghan treaty of 1919). It is 2670 km long. It is established by mortimer durand and Abdur Rahman Khan in12 Nov 1893. The agreement of […]

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The Atlantic Ocean

The Atlantic Ocean The Atlantic ocean is the world’s second largest ocean after Pacific ocean. It is S- shaped basin. It has rough and irregular coastline. The equator divides the Atlantic ocean into South Atlantic and North Atlantic . This ocean separates old world from the new world. Its average depth is 3,646 meters. It […]

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Interesting Facts about Africa

Interesting Facts about Africa Africa is the second largest continent after Asia. Africa is also known as Dark continent. It is also second most populous continent in the world after Asia. Prince Henry, Portuguese explorer known as navigator, was the first European who explore Africa. The ancient name of Africa was Alkebulan means mother of […]

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Africa- Nile River

The Nile River is the major north flowing river in north eastern part of Africa to drain into Mediterranean sea near Alexandria. The Nile river is longest river in Africa as well on the earth. The name Nile is comes from the Greek word “Neilos”, which means valley. Ancient Egyptians called the river Ar or […]

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South America- Amazon River

The amazon river is located in northern portion of South America. It is the second longest river in the world after the Nile river in Africa. First largest drainage system in the word in terms of discharge volume of water. The amazon river originates from Andes mountain of Peru and discharged its water into Atlantic […]

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India- Tapi river

Tapi is also known as Tapti river. It is one of the important westward flowing river in India. Tapi is river of Central India and it flows between the Godavari and the Narmada. It flows from east to west. Total length of this river is 724 kilometers. Tapi rises in the Satpura ranges in the […]

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India- Mahanadi River

Mahanadi is major river in east Central India. The word Mahanadi comes from Sanskrit word maha means ‘Great” nadi means ‘ river’. The Mahanadi river rises near Sihawa in Raipur district of Chhattisgarh. It flows through Odisha to reach the Bay of Bengal. Total length of this river is 860 kilometers. Its total catchment area […]

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