Oceans questions This is a list of recently added questions about oceans. Play oceans quiz and see all the questions. The first person to perform a single-handed non-stop circumnavigation of the globe was ...Sir Robin Knox-Johnston. Sir William Robert Patrick "Robin" Knox-Johnston is an English sailor. In 1969 he became the first person to perform a single-handed non-stop circumnavigation of the globe and was the second winner of the Jules Verne Trophy, together with Sir Peter Blake. For this he was awarded with Blake the ISAF Yachtsman of the Year award. In 2007 he became, at 67, the oldest yachtsman to complete a round the world solo voyage in the Velux 5 Oceans Race.Created by: Tschuka very hard 26% Alain Jacques GerbaulAlain Jacques Gerbaul1Sir Robin Knox-JohnstonSir Robin Knox-Johnston21Sir Francis ChichesterSir Francis Chichester9Krzysztof BaranowskiKrzysztof Baranowski49sailors riddles » Which two continents have no contact with the Atlantic Ocean?Asia and Australia. The Atlantic Ocean occupies an elongated, S-shaped basin extending longitudinally between Eurasia and Africa to the east, and the Americas to the west. Created by: Tschuka easy 76% Africa and AsiaAfrica and Asia91Europe and AfricaEurope and Africa133Asia and AustraliaAsia and Australia1145Australia and North AmericaAustralia and North America134Atlantic Ocean riddles » Strong westerly winds in the southern hemisphere are called ...Roaring forties. The Roaring Forties are strong westerly winds found in the Southern Hemisphere, generally between the latitudes of 40 and 50 degrees. The strong west-to-east air currents are caused by the combination of air being displaced from the Equator towards the South Pole, the Earth's rotation, and the scarcity of landmasses to serve as windbreaks.Created by: Tschuka hard 50% Frosty breathsFrosty breaths56Roaring fortiesRoaring forties172Southern hurricanesSouthern hurricanes54The ring of fireThe ring of fire58geography riddles » The greatest depth of the Atlantic Ocean is: Puerto Rico Trench is deep at 9219 m below sea level (Atlantic), Tonga Trench is deep at 10882 m below sea level, Romanche Furrow is deep at 7761 m below sea level, New Britain Trench is deep at 9140 m below sea level. Created by: Wojciech Dudavery hard 34% Romanche FurrowRomanche Furrow472Tonga TrenchTonga Trench338New Britain TrenchNew Britain Trench220Puerto Rico TrenchPuerto Rico Trench544geography riddles » Which country has the largest surface water area?Canada is the second largest country of the world in terms of the area, but in terms of the country with the largest water area, it stands out of all. The total area covered by water in this country reaches up to 891,163 square kilometers. Created by: saskey14<10 answersFinlandFinland0RussiaRussia2CanadaCanada2BrazilBrazil0lakes riddles » Which sea separates the Italian and Balkan peninsulas?Adriatic Sea. The Adriatic Sea is a body of water separating the Italian Peninsula from the Balkan peninsula and the Apennine Mountains from the Dinaric Alps and adjacent ranges.Created by: Normaverage 68% Baltic SeaBaltic Sea162Sea of MarmaraSea of Marmara276Mediterranean SeaMediterranean Sea1020Adriatic SeaAdriatic Sea3126Italy riddles » What divides Asia from Africa?Suez Canal. Search Results The usual line taken to divide Africa from Asia today is at the Isthmus of Suez, the narrowest gap between the Mediterranean and Gulf of Suez, the route today followed by the Suez Canal. This makes the Sinai Peninsula geographically Asian, and Egypt a transcontinental country.Created by: Normanseasy 76% Palk StraitPalk Strait746Suez CanalSuez Canal4046Grand CanalGrand Canal259Bering straitBering strait264Egypt riddles » What sea lies between Australia and New Zealand?Tasman Sea. The Tasman sea is called “the ditch” in New Zealand and Australia. “To cross the ditch” means “to sail across the Tasman Sea”.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 69% Tasman SeaTasman Sea10825Arafura SeaArafura Sea1886Timor SeaTimor Sea1374Celebes SeaCelebes Sea1390New Zealand riddles » What sea lies between Australia and New Guinea?Arafura sea is warm and shallow. During the last ice age, the sea was dry and formed a bridge for humans to reach Australia.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 38% Tasman SeaTasman Sea3538Arafura SeaArafura Sea4311Celebes SeaCelebes Sea1889Java SeaJava Sea1527Australia riddles » What sea lies between Vietnam and Philippines?South China Sea is regarded as Asia's most potentially dangerous point of conflict. The Spratly Islands are in the middle of the sea are disputed between Vietnam, China, Taiwan, Brunei, Malaysia, and the Philippines.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 53% Yellow SeaYellow Sea2398Arafura SeaArafura Sea1139South China SeaSouth China Sea5559Celebes SeaCelebes Sea1313Philippines riddles » Play oceans quiz and see all the questions.