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Table of the Oceans
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Ocean Area Average Depth Continents the Ocean Touches
Arctic 13,990,000 sq km sq km 1,205m Asia, Europe, North America
Atlantic 106,400,000 sq km 3,926m Africa, Europe, North America, South America
Indian 73,560,000 sq km 3,963m Africa, Australia, Asia
Pacific 165,250,000 sq km 4,028m Asia, Australia, North America, South America
Southern 20,330,000 sq km 4,500m Antarctica

1. How many oceans are there? ___________________

2. Which ocean has the largest area? ________________________

3. Which ocean has the smallest area? ___________________

4. Which ocean touches the fewest number of continents? _____________________________

5. Which two oceans touch the greatest number of continents? _______________________


6. Which ocean has the shallowest average depth? _____________________

7. Which ocean has the greatest average depth? _______________________

8. Which oceans border Europe? ___________________

9. Which oceans border North America? ___________________

10. Which continent does the Southern Ocean surround? ___________________

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