There are 7 continents. There are 2 Americas, South and North. I live in North America. There's Asia, Antarctica and Australia too. Lastly there's Africa and Europe.
These are what the continents look like
If you look at a globe that's 3 dimensional, you are going to see a black or dark blue line around it evenly.It's called an equator. That mean on those areas in the world that the equator touches it's really hot.
The equator is the black line
The difference between a country and a continent is a few countries make a continent. Like in North America, Canada, the USA and Mexico make that continent.
If you look at a globe you see bumps on it. Those places have mountains. How big the bump is how big the mountain is. If it's flat that mean it has no mountains there.
MAPS AND GLOBES
To look at the world some people look at a globe or a map.
A map is 2D. A globe is 3D. 2D is flat so a map is flat.
Here is what a map looks like. And here is what the globe looks like.
Some people say there are 5 oceans and some people say there are 4 oceans. There's the