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WHAT IS AMERICA??? i mean. . . . .?

IS IT A COUNTRY OR A CONTINENT??? AND. . . .

ARE CUBANS . . .AMERICANS AS WELL AS U. S. PEOPLE????

Update:

how come. . .some people say there are two Americas. . . north and south, what about central??... and the caribean??

so. . .tell me. . are we all americans or not????

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  • 1 decade ago
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    There are two American continents. North American and South America. Cuba is considered a Caribbean country and part of the American continents. It's all convoluted. People of the USA are called Americans, and most others refer to their country of origin for distinction.

  • 1 decade ago

    America is a continent. The united states of america is a country. No cubans are not americans, that is why they are called cubans.

  • lily
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    yes they are!!! there is North America and South America, and they are two continents.. and in a manner of speaking, yes everyone that lives one either one, are indeed American... but they are all seperated into countries, so they go by that, since both AMericas are so big... so people who live in the United States of America take the last word of their countries name, and call themselves American...

  • 1 decade ago

    firstly there is America the continent and a country named after this country which is America

    North America contains <America,Canada,Mexico>

    South America contains large number of countries but the most famous<Brazil,Argentina,Colombia>

    America<the country>also named as USA<united States of America>

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    its a country, part of north america, which is a continent.

  • 1 decade ago

    good question. it seems like it changes all the time but techinacally i think its a continent but you can call it wat ever you want cause were not technical

  • 1 decade ago

    you need to go back to school....

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