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
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flagthe United States
4%
86%
5%
3%
93
flagItaly
20%
80%
0%
0%
15
flagthe Netherlands
20%
80%
0%
0%
10
flagthe United Kingdom
9%
77%
5%
7%
100
flagPoland
14%
75%
4%
5%
3600
flagUnknown
16%
70%
6%
5%
372
flagGermany
21%
69%
3%
6%
33
flagthe United Arab Emirates
8%
58%
25%
8%
12
flagIndia
18%
45%
18%
18%
11

Gender

men74%
women69%
Palk Strait
14%
17%
Suez Canal
74%
69%
Grand Canal
5%
5%
Bering strait
5%
7%

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