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Name the strait that lies between Australia and Tasmania
Bass Strait
King Island, Flinders Island, and Deal Island are located in what strait?
Bass Strait
What strait separates England from France
Strait of Dover
What larger body of water is the Strait of Dover a part of
English Channel
Natural passage that connects the Mediterranean Sea to the Atlantic
Strait of Gibraltar
This strait has been known by the Pillars of Hercules in ancient times
Strait of Gibraltar
This strait divides the Indian mainland from Sri Lanka
Palk Strait
It connects the Bay of Bengal to the Gulf of Mannar
Palk Strait
There has been much debate on the Sethusamudram Project in this strait
Palk Strait
What connects the San Francisco Bay to the Pacific Ocean
Golden Gate
More specifically it divides the San Francisco Peninsula and the Marin Pen.
Golden Gate
Natural passageway between the Atlantic and Pacific
Strait of Magellan
Splits Tierra del Fuego with the South American Mainland
Strait of Magellan
Connects the Black Sea to the Sea of Marmara
Bosporous Strait
Connects the Aegean Sea to the Sea of Marmara
Dardanelles Strait
This sea was formed between the Bosporous and Dardanelles Straits
Sea of Marmara
Carrying 15 billion barrels of oil daily this strait is very crucial for the world
Strait of Hormuz
This strait connects the Persian Gulf with the Gulf of Oman and the Arabian Sea
Strait of Hormuz
A very important shipping lane as this strait carries oil to East Asia
Strait of Malacca
Main shipping lane connecting the Indian Ocean to the South China Sea
Strait of Malacca
Divides Malyasia and the Indonesian Island of Sumatra
Strait of Malacca
Divides Asia from North America
Bering Strait
Contains the island Little Diomede in the middle
Bering Strait