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1

Micronesia

Small

2

Polynesia

Many / largest islands

3

Melanesia

Black

4

Maoris

Polynesians of New Zealand

5

Hawaii - origins

Polynesian

6

High islands vs low islands

High - volcanic, unoccupied.
Low - dry, high population.

7

Fiji - South Asian labor

Indentured servants from India

8

Antartica - land claims

Mostly by small & close nations; United States
has no claims.

9

Geographic inquires:

Distributions and Relations
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10

Territoriality - enforcement

👁👁 high seas - uninforceable