Since third grade geography I've thought the world's largest island was Australia. TIME [Jan. 27] says it's Greenland. Who is wrong, my third grade teacher or TIME?
MAC F. CAHAL Chicago
¶ From the fourth grade up, Australia is generally regarded as the world's smallest continent, Greenland the largest island.ED.
In the Jefferson Line
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