Is Africa actually the largest continent?
Africa, the second largest continent (after Asia), covering about one-fifth of the total land surface of Earth.
Is America bigger than Africa?
Did You Know? The continent of Africa is larger than the United States, China and Brazil combined. At 30.2 million square kilometers, its land mass covers 20.4 percent of the earth’s total land area.
Why Africa has no history?
It was argued at the time that Africa had no history because history begins with writing and thus with the arrival of the Europeans. Their presence in Africa was therefore justified, among other things, by their ability to place Africa in the ‘path of history’.