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North&Central America and the Caribbean region:
North America, is a continent extending from the tiny Aleutians Islands in the northwest to the Isthmus of Tehuantepec in Mexico, North America too includes the huge island of Greenland in the northeast and the islands that are located in the northern Atlantic Ocean.
Its extension is 24'323,000 km²
In 2014 its population was 354,464,237.
Their languages are Spanish, English, French, Greenlandic.
Its largest lake measures: 82,000km2
Central America is the subcontinent of American continent.
Its territory ranges from the Isthmus of Tehuantepec in Mexico to south of the Isthmus of Panama, It is primarily a mountainous and rugged region.
The mountain system of North America continues in Central America where it is called the Central Mountain Range that runs through all countries in this region.
The 7 independent countries of Central America are:
This region includes more than 7,000 islands, islets, and coral reefs.
The islands and islets vary in their topography;
Some are relatively flat with sand, soils.
While others, especially the larger ones, have mountains of fertile land and even volcanoes.