GEO 107- Country Profile 1

GEO 107- Country Profile 1 - Paul Moses GEO 107 Country...

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Paul Moses GEO 107 Country Profile 1- India India, the world’s second most populace country, is located in southern Asia. It lies between the Arabian Sea, Bay of Bengal, Pakistan, and Burma. It has a total area of 3,287,590 square kilometers. The capital city is New Delhi and is located in the north- central plains 1 . Map courtesy of the CIA World Factbook As with any country this vast, India has a large variety of physical features. While the Himalaya Mountains in the northeast portion of the country are their best-known
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physical landmark, it is plains and deserts that dominate a majority of the countryside. There is a large mixture of flat, high, and rolling plains to support a large number of different agricultural projects and offset the vast desert regions. This variety of terrain also leads to massive climate differences within the region. While the northern portion of the country enjoys the protection of the Asian continent and has a very temperate climate, the southern peninsula is battered by tropical monsoons. India can fall victim to droughts,
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