How many continents ?

7_continentsThe seven-continent model is usually taught in most English-speaking countries and China. From largest in size to smallest: Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Antarctica, Europe, and Australia. The six-continent combined-Eurasia model is preferred by the geographic community, Russia, the former states of the USSR, and Japan. The six-continent combined-America model is taught in Latin America, and most parts of Europe.

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