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On a map of the world, locate North and East Asia, the Pacific Ocean, and the Arctic Ocean. On a map of East Asia, locate the Sea of Japan, the Yellow Sea, the East China Sea, the Gobi Desert, the Himalayas, and the Huang He (Yellow) and Chang Jiang (Yantgtze) Rivers. On a map of North Asia, locate Siberia and the Yenisey, Lena, and Kolyma rivers.
The China Game
from the Asia Society features geography-based questions about China and Chinese history.
For more information about Tibet, see
Third Pole: Himalayas and Tibetan Plateau
The Third Pole is a region of snow and glacial ice that provides fresh water for nearly one-third of world's people (National Geographic, April 2010, p. 70).
Black Carbon Deposits on Himalayan Ice Threaten Earth's "Third Pole"
from NASA (2009).
North and East Asian nations bordering or containing the…
(bordering) Japan and Taiwan
Sea of Japan:
(bordering) North Korea, South Korea, and Japan
(bordering) China, North Korea, and South Korea
East China Sea:
(bordering) China, Taiwan, and Japan
(contained by) China and Mongolia
run along the border between China and central Asian nations of India, Nepal, Bhutan, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan
Huang He (Yellow) River:
(contained by) China
Chang Jiang (Yangtze) River:
(contained by) China
a region within Russia, running along its northeastern border with the Arctic Ocean
(contained by) Russia (Siberia) running near the border with Mongolia
(contained by) Siberia in northern Russia; this is one of the longest rivers in the world, and its delta is teeming with wildlife.
(contained by) Russia (Siberia); the river is frozen for most of the year
On this map, yellow is Eastern Asia, blue is North Asia
Geography: Realms, Regions and Concepts
, H.J. de Blij and Peter O. Muller, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2008
National Geographic article on the Lena River Delta
story of a traveler’s journey rowing the length of the Yenisey River in Siberia
more info on the Yenisey River
info on the Kolyma River
pictures of the Kolyma River and other rivers by marine biologists (with group PARTNERS) studying rivers
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