What Continents Are in the Tundra?

Answer Tundra comes from the Finnish word "tunturia," which translates as "a barren land." Areas considered tundra cover about 20% of the Earth's surface, most of them circumnavigating the North Pole. The... Read More »

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What States & Continents Do Wolves Live In?

Almost every continent of the world has a native species of wolf. They are prevalent in northern latitudes and once dominated Canada, the northern U.S., Russia, Finland, Greenland, the arctic and S... Read More »

What Happens When Continents Converge?

The continental drift theory was first proposed by Alfred Wegener in 1912. While fossil and geological evidence confirmed his theory, it was not until the 1960s that scientists widely accepted the ... Read More »

How to Remember Your Continents?

Many students have a hard time memorizing lists and cringe when their teachers announce a quiz on the continents, states or other social science topics. But needing to memorize should not cause you... Read More »

Ideas for Teaching the Continents?

Memorization can make school boring for elementary students, but kids need to know the names and locations of the seven continents. Throw out rote memorization drills, and make learning about the s... Read More »