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Facts about South America
- South America is 6,880,636
- There are more than 229
million people living in South America.
- The lowest point in South
America is 131 feet below sea level on the Valdez Peninsula in
- The largest country in
South America is Brazil. Brazil is almost 1/2 the size of South
- The longest river in South
America is the Amazon River and is 4,000 feet long. The Amazon
River is the 2nd longest river in the world.
largest lake in South America is the Maracaibo Lake in Venezuela.
It is 5,217 square miles.
- The tallest waterfall is
Angel Falls in Venezuela. It's 3,212 feet long.
Geographic picture Atlas of Our World" National Geographic
Society, 1993. p.57