What divides Asia from Africa?

Palk Strait
Suez Canal
Grand Canal
Bering strait
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.

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Palk Strait
Suez Canal
Grand Canal
Bering strait
answers
flagAustria
0%
100%
0%
0%
10
flagCanada
0%
91%
0%
0%
12
flagItaly
10%
89%
0%
0%
28
flagthe United States
4%
86%
4%
2%
145
flagGreece
10%
80%
0%
10%
10
flagFrance
10%
80%
10%
0%
10
flagthe Netherlands
17%
78%
0%
0%
23
flagPoland
14%
75%
4%
4%
4562
flagthe United Kingdom
9%
75%
5%
7%
137
flagUnknown
16%
71%
5%
5%
393
flagGermany
18%
68%
4%
9%
44
flagthe United Arab Emirates
7%
61%
23%
7%
13
flagSweden
27%
54%
0%
18%
11
flagIndia
16%
50%
16%
16%
12

Gender

men74%
women69%
Palk Strait
14%
16%
Suez Canal
74%
69%
Grand Canal
5%
6%
Bering strait
5%
7%

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