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Number of Great Lakes

How many Great Lakes are there?


There are 5 large freshwater lakes that make up the Great Lakes of North America. These are Lake Erie, Lake Huron, Lake Michigan, Lake Ontario, and Lake Superior. Lake Superior is the largest and the deepest of the lakes. The lakes have a combined are of 94,250 square miles, which is approximately the size of the United Kingdom.

This fact is verified on : April 16, 2010.

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