It is divided in half almost equally by the Equator. Africas physical geography , environment and resources, and human geography can be considered separately. Some of these regions cover large bands of the continent, such as the Sahara and Sahel, while others are isolated areas, such as the Ethiopian Highlands and the Great Lakes. Each of these regions has unique animal and plant communities.
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Culture BLM. Black Music. Measuring the World Image: kk nationsonline. This page displays a list of regions and sovereign nations by size, from the largest to the smallest countries in the world. What makes a country huge or small? Borders define nations. The political and possibly natural limits of a country determine its physical territory, and thus its size.
Africa is the world's second-largest and second-most populous continent , after Asia in both cases. At about Africa's population is the youngest amongst all the continents;   the median age in was The continent is surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, the Isthmus of Suez and the Red Sea to the northeast, the Indian Ocean to the southeast and the Atlantic Ocean to the west.
Culture BLM. Black Music. Home Earth Continents Countries of Africa. Fishermen on Lake Victoria. Africa's largest lake is shared by three countries, Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania.