One of the seven continents of the world is
South America. It is a large continent. South America has long
rivers, mountain ranges, and grassy areas. It also has the largest
rainforests in the world. South America is home to many animals.
South America is made up of many different countries. There are two
oceans that touch South America. The Pacific Ocean touches the west
coast of South America. The Atlantic Ocean lies east of South
America. An imaginary line called the equator runs through the
continent of South America. The continent of South America is south
of the continent of North America.
Use the map and information above to
complete the statements below.
1. South America is one of the seven
2. The continent of South America has
of the above
3. South America has the largest
in South America.
5. South America is made up of many
6. There are
oceans that touch South America.
7. The Atlantic Ocean is
is west of South America.
9. The imaginary line that runs
through the continent of South America is called the
10. South America is
the continent of North America.
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