Southern and eastern asia map. The northern hemisphere includes all of north america the northern reaches of south america about two thirds of africa all of asia excluding parts of indonesia and all of europe. The scope and scale of the continent of asia is truly amazing especially to those who are seeing the grand details of the geography for the first time. Asia the worlds largest and most diverse continent. Ganges river huang he yellow river indus river mekong river yangtze chang jiang river bay of bengal indian ocean sea of japan south china sea yellow sea gobi desert taklimakan desert.
Asia is the largest and most populous continent in the world sharing borders with europe and africa to its west oceania to its south and north america to its east. Asia has both the highest and the lowest points on the surface of earth has the longest coastline of any continent and is subject overall to the worlds widest climatic extremes. It occupies the eastern four fifths of the giant eurasian landmass. Locate on a world and regional political physical map.
Geography ss7g9 the student will locate selected features in southern and eastern asia. India and the countries that broke from it pakistan bangladesh provide some of the world most rewarding and trying travel. With economic growth of 55 in 2011 the economies of eastern europe and central asia eeca have made positive gains since the crisis of 2008 2009 which hit them especially hard. For almost 40 years the united states agency for international development usaid has provided development assistance to the caribbean region and sought to advance.
Navigation map and statistical summary of the language situation for asia.