Continents Facts For Kids
Our Continent facts for kids has lots of amazing and fun facts on the continents of the world that every kid should know about it.
What Are the Continents?
Continents are the large solid area of land that covers the surface of Earth. In simple words, a continent is one of Earth’s seven main divisions of land. There are seven continents on our planet that are Africa, Asia, Antarctica, Europe, North America, and South America and Oceania/Australia.
In order from largest to smallest by size, they are Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Antarctica, Europe, and Australasia/Oceania.
In order from largest to smallest by population, they are Asia, Africa, Europe, North America, South America, Australia/Oceania, Antarctica.
Sometimes people think of Europe and Asia as a single continent called Eurasia. Australia is part of a larger area called Oceania or Australasia. Sometimes people also think of Europe and Asia as an only continent called Eurasia. Similarly, Australia is also known as Oceania or Australasia continent because Australia is part of a larger area called Oceania or Australasia.