- 1 What country is located directly across the Strait of Gibraltar from southernmost Spain?
- 2 Which country in Mediterranean Europe confronts a significant Devolutionary movement among its Basque population group of answer choices?
- 3 Which city in the Northern Europe sub region serves as a break of bulk or entrepôt city?
- 4 What separates Spain from Africa?
- 5 Can you see Europe from Africa?
- 6 What is an example of European Supranationalism?
- 7 Which northern European country has benefited the most from North Sea oil?
- 8 Which of the following cities is located in the Randstad conurbation?
- 9 What separates Europe from Africa?
- 10 Can you swim from Africa to Spain?
- 11 What separates Asia from Africa?
What country is located directly across the Strait of Gibraltar from southernmost Spain?
The Strait of Gibraltar is a narrow waterway that connects the Atlantic Ocean to the Mediterranean Sea and separates Europe from Africa. The shortest distance across it is 14.4 km (7.8 nautical miles) from Punta de Tarifa on the south west tip of Spain to Cires Point on the north shore of Morocco.
Which country in Mediterranean Europe confronts a significant Devolutionary movement among its Basque population group of answer choices?
Spain. The Basque conflict, also known as the Spain conflict, was an armed and political conflict from 1959 to 2011 between Spain and the Basque National Liberation Movement, a group of social and political Basque organizations which sought independence from Spain and France.
Which city in the Northern Europe sub region serves as a break of bulk or entrepôt city?
Chapter 1 “Europe”
|Which Norden city serves as a break of bulk, or entrepôt, city?||Copenhagen|
|Finland lost significant territories to:||Russia|
|___________ has more in common with Finland than the other two Baltic states and is thus included as part of Northern Europe||Estonia|
What separates Spain from Africa?
Strait of Gibraltar, Latin Fretum Herculeum, channel connecting the Mediterranean Sea with the Atlantic Ocean, lying between southernmost Spain and northwesternmost Africa. It is 36 miles (58 km) long and narrows to 8 miles (13 km) in width between Point Marroquí ( Spain ) and Point Cires ( Morocco ).
Can you see Europe from Africa?
Can you see Africa from Europe? In Gibraltar, yes! Across the Strait of Gibraltar is where you get to see the coast of Africa. Emerging in the distance, the mountain ranges of northern Morocco, also called the Rif, form a spectacular view.
What is an example of European Supranationalism?
NATO, NAFTA, the Arab League, and the African Union. The most successful example of supranationalism is the European Union. In 1950 France, Belgium, West Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg united together in the European Coal and Steel Community.
Which northern European country has benefited the most from North Sea oil?
Norway has been benefiting from the enormous oil and natural gas reserves under the North Sea.
Which of the following cities is located in the Randstad conurbation?
Utrecht is the fourth-largest city and a municipality of the Netherlands, capital and most populous city of the province of Utrecht. It is located in the eastern corner of the Randstad conurbation, and in the very centre of mainland Netherlands, and had a population of 345,080 in 2017.
What separates Europe from Africa?
iss062e005579 (Feb. 11, 2020) — The Strait of Gibraltar connects the Atlantic Ocean with the Mediterranean Sea and separates Spain on the European continent from Morocco on the African continent.
Can you swim from Africa to Spain?
The distance from the tip of Spain (Tarifa) to the nearest bit of Africa is quoted as 14.4km, but basically you aim south and the tide and current takes you east into the Med, so you don’t swim 14.4km. You are free to measure the distance you ‘ve swum and blog about it, but you certainly didn’t swim it!
What separates Asia from Africa?
The Isthmus of Suez unites Asia with Africa, and it is generally agreed that the Suez Canal forms the border between them.