Consider the following statements:
1. Each of Canada, UK and Portugal have only one neighbour country
2. Each of Brunei, Malaysia and Indonesia share the Island of Borneo
Which among the above is / are correct?
Portugal is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the west and south and by Spain to the north and east, Canada has only one neighbor i.e. US. UK has one neighbor Ireland. Thus first statement is correct.
Island of Borneo (also known as Kalimantan in Indonesia) is third largest island of the world after Greenland and New Guniea. On this island, there is one sovereign country located, which is Brunei and rest of the island is shared by Malaysia and Indonesia. Largest island, entirely in Indonesia is Sumatra.
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