THE EARTH AREA AT A GLANCE

THE EARTH AREA AT A GLANCE

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  1. Area of the earth: 51,10,00,000 Square km.
  2. Land area: 15,00,00,000 Square km.
  3. Water area: 36,10,00,000 Square km.
  4. Peripheri: 40,000 km.
  5. Diameter: 12,756 km.
  6. To revolve around the sun the earth takes - 365 days 5 hours 48 minutes 47 seconds.
  7. To rotate once on its, the Earth takes: 23 hours 56 minutes 41 seconds.
  8. Number of continents: 7.
  9. Number of oceans: 5.
  10. Largest continent: Asia (4,63,52,296 Square km).
  11. Largest deepest ocean: The Pacific (16,52,00,000 Square km).
  12. Distance from the Sun: 15 crore 95 lakh km.
  13. Only Satellite: The Moon.
  14. Total Country 228.
  15. Independent Country: 210.
  16. The most populated city: Tokyo, Japan.
  17. The country of the least average longevity: Switzerland.
  18. The most populated country: China.
  19. The largest country in area: Russia.
  20. Most Northern City: Hammerfest, Norway.
  21. Most Southern City: Puerto William, Ehiel.
  22. Scandinavian countries: Iceland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland.
  23. Benelux means: Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxemburg.
  24. Balkan countries: Bulgaria, Romania, Albania, Greece, Yugoslavia, Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia, Herzegovina and Macedonia.
  25. Baltic States: Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia.
  26. Micronesia means: Caroline Iceland, Marshall Iceland, Kiribati, Nauru, Mariana Islands and wake Icelands.
  27. Melanesia: Fiji, Vanuatu, New Guinea, Papua New Guinea, Biomark, Solomon Islands.
  28. Caribean region: The Bohamas, Barbados, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Grenada, Jamaica, Trinidad, Tobago, St. Lucia etc.
  29. Indochina: Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam.
  30. Seven sisters: Seven states of India: Arunachal, Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura.
  31. EU member not taking Euro: Britain, Denmark and Sweden.
  32. D-Day : Dalyvalanee Day/ Down Day. 16 June 1944 during world war 2. Two lakh soldiers of Allied Force landed on normally of France to protect France from Germany. The day is therefore known as D-Day. It is also known as Operation overload.
  33. The most per capita income: Norway.
  34. The least per capita income: Mozambique and Rwanda.
  35. The most expensive City: Tokyo (2nd Osaka).
  36. The most cheap City: Jakarta (Indonesia).
  37. The largest Iceland Greenland is situated in the Atlantic Ocean.
  38. The longest river: The Neil (6669 km).
  39. The longest river in Asia: Yangsikiang.
  40. Lena river flows in: Siberia.
  41. The largest desert in the world: Sahara.
  42. Atitlan volcano is situated at: Guatemala.
  43. The active volcano in Ecuador: Cotopaxi.
  44. The famous active stratovoleano in Japan: Fujiyama.
  45. Fujiyama volcano is called: Holy volcano.
  46. Khaiber mountain pass is situated: on the border of Afghanistan and Pakistan.
  47. The first international organisation in the world is: League of Nations.
  48. The writer of the United Nations Charter: Archibald MacLeish.
  49. World war 1 started on 28 July 1914, finished in 1918.
  50. The event who is lead to the first world war on 28 July, 1914 the prince of Austria Arch Duke and his wife were shot dead by a serb terrorist. After that Austria invaded Serbia and world war 1 first started consequently.
  51. Two alliances took part in the World War 1: The Triple Alliance lead by Germany and the Allies.
  52. The Triple Alliance: Germany, Austria, Hungary, and Italy.
  53. The A Allies: Britain, French, Russia, Canada, Japan, Serbia, Belgium.
  54. The countries of the Allice and the Axis: Germany, Japan and Italy. The Allies: Britain, France, America, Russia, and other countries.
  55. Start of World War 2: Germany's attack of Poland on 1 September, 1939. End of World War 2: surrender of Japan on 14 August 1945.
  56. Two alliances took part in World War 2: the allies and the axis.
  57. The heads of the Axis: Germany Hitler, Italy Musolini, Japan King Hirohito.
  58. Ve-Day: victory in Europe day. Europe was freed from every on 9 may 1945, which is why this day is called Ve-Day.
  59. VJ Day: victory in Japan Day. Japan was freed from the Allies force on 2 September 1945, that is why this day is observed as VJ Day in Japan.
  60. Independent countries under the United Nations: 194.
  61. The latest independent country: South Sudan.
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