What Is a Land Mass?

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A land mass is a large and continuous expanse of earth. It is a geographical term that is usually used in opposition to water bodies or the sea. As such, a land mass is unbroken by a water body.
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The type of land mass that Ireland is would be an Island. This country is the 20th largest island in the world. It is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean and the Irish Sea.
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1. Survey the area and consider it's overall shape: rectangular, pentagonal, hexagonal, or so on. The more sides there are, the most accurate the measurements but the harder the math
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its an island called Ireland.
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Adding to Andrew Cooke's answer, the largest non-continent island is Greenland, and it's considered an island. The next largest islands are, in order, Australia, Antartica,The Americas
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