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World's 2nd longest, which begins in the Andes in Peru and empties into the Atlantic in Brazil
Amazon
World's 5th longest, which begins in the Democratic Republic of Congo and empties into the Atlantic
Congo
Europe's 2nd longest, which begins in the Black Forest in Germany and empties into the Black Sea
Danube
River rising in Australia's Great Divide Range, and later joining the Murray River
Darling
Western Russian river emptying into the Sea of Azoz
Don
River rising in the Czech Republic and flowing through Germany before emptying into the Black Sea
Elbe
Part of the river system rising in Turkey that joins the Tigris before forming the Shatt al Arab, which flows into the Persian Gulf
Euphrates
India's sacred river beginning in the Himalayas and emptying in the Bay of Bengal
Ganges
Pakistan's longest river, rising in Tibet and emptying into the Arabian Sea
Indus
Jordan's and Israel's only important river, one that rises in Syria and empties into the Dead Sea
Jordan
France's longest river, one that flows through the Loire Valley, an area known for its many chateaux or castles
Loire
Australia's longest permanently flowing river
Murray
World's longest river, which rises near the equator and flows into the Mediterranean Sea
Nile
Venezuela's longest river
Orinoco
Italy's largest waterway
Po
River that rises in Switzerland and flows through Germany and the Netherlands before emptying in the North Sea
Rhine
River that rises in Switzerland and flows through France before emptying into the Mediterranean Sea
Rhone
Long French river that flows through Paris and empties into the English Channel
Seine
Longest river entirely within England, one that flows through London
Thames
Long Italian river that rises in the Apennine Mountains and flows through Rome
Tiber
Part of a system rising in Turkey before forming the Shatt al Arab with flows into the Persian Gulf
Tigris
Russian river that is Europe's longest
Volga
Word's 3rd longest river and China's longest
Yangzte
Chinese river sometimes called "China's Sorrow" because of its many floods bringing death and hunger
Yellow