Borders and Boundaries
Borders and boundaries delineate geographic limits of legal jurisdictions or political entities, such as federated and sovereign states, governments and other subnational entities. The presence of borders and boundaries usually foster conflicts and anomalies between the adjoining states.
Asked in Geography, Mexico, Borders and Boundaries
What countries border Mexico?
The country of Mexico, located on the southern tip of North America, has three international borders, one with another North American country and two with a couple of Central American nations: To the north, with the United States of America (capital: Washington, DC), sharing a common border of 3,141 Kilometers (1,952 miles) along the American states of California, Arizona, New Mexico and Texas. The US-Mexican Border also runs along the Mexican northern states of Baja California, Sonora, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo Leon and Tamaulipas and most of it is defined by the Rio Grande River (Rio Bravo del Norte, as it is known in Mexico). To the southeast, with Belize (capital: Belmopan) along the course of the Hondo River. The Belize-Mexico Border has a length of 251 Kilometers (132 miles), delimiting the border between Mexican states of Quintana Roo and Campeche on the Yucatan Peninsula, and Belize. Finally, also to the southeast, with the country of Guatemala (capital: Guatemala City) running along the Mexican states of Quintana Roo, Campeche, Tabasco and Chiapas and the Guatemalan departments of El Peten, El Quiche, Huehuetenango and San Marcos. The Guatemala-Mexico Border has a length of 871 Kilometers (542 miles) and is defined at some stretches by the Usumacinta, Salinas and Suchiate Rivers. The United States of America.
Which US state borders only one other state?
Maine. The only state Maine borders is New Hampshire. Maine borders New Hampshire, and the Canadian provinces of Quebec and New Brunswick. Maine is the only US state to border only one other state: New Hampshire. Related Information: Maine is bordered by New Hampshire on the west, Canada to the north and east, and the Atlantic Ocean is to the south.
Asked in India, Pakistan, Borders and Boundaries
What is the name of the border region between India and Pakistan?
What two countries and one body of water border Uruguay?
Uruguay is bordered by Argentina, Brazil, and the Atlantic Ocean. Argentina and Brazil are the two countries while the Atlantic Ocean is the body of water. Uruguay has land borders with Argentina and Brazil. It has a coastline on the South Atlantic ocean. Uruguay borders the country of Brazil and Argentina. The Rio de la Plata is the body of water that borders the country of Uruguay on the south. Uruguay is bordered by Argentina on the Northwest, and Brazil on the Northeast. It is bordered on the south by the Atlantic Ocean.
Asked in Mountains, England, Borders and Boundaries
What mountain range separates Scotland and England?
Name five states that share a land border with Canada?
What are the 4 states that border Canada?
There are thirteen U.S. states that border Canada: Alaska, Washington, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Minnesota, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine. All but Ohio and Pennsylvania form partial or complete land borders with Canada; Ohio and Pennsylvania share only water boundaries of Lake Erie with Canada.
What countries border France?
Eight countries share a border with mainland France; clockwise from the North: Belgium - Luxembourg - Germany - Switzerland - Italy - [then the Mediterranean sea] - Monaco - [then the Mediterranean sea again] - Spain - Andorra - Spain again - [then the Atlantic Ocean] - Great-Britain (across the English channel, no land border) But note that France has other neighbors as the French overseas main possessions (which are part of France) are located in the Caribbean (Guadeloupe, Martinique,..), in Southern America (French Guiana), in the Indian Ocean (Island of La Reunion), in the Pacific and Northern Atlantic... and has three other land borders: with Suriname and Brazil, both sharing a border with French Guiana, and with the Netherlands which owns half of the island of Saint-Martin in the Caribbean. France also possesses a part of Antarctica (La Terre Adélie), longed both sides by Australian possessions. The shared land limit is about 8000 kms, but is not considered a border because of the status of Antarctica. The countries that border France are Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Belgium, The Netherlands, and Luxembourg.
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How many US states border Canada?
There are ten states with land borders with Canada. From west to east, they are: Alaska Washington Idaho Montana North Dakota Minnesota New York Vermont New Hampshire Maine Three more states - Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania - have water borders in rivers or the Great Lakes. Michigan shares a river border with Canada. They are separated by the St. Clair River.