Does the Arctic Ocean circle the North Pole or the South Pole?
the North Pole
If something circles an object or a place, or circles around it, it forms a circle around it. 环绕
The North Pole is the place on the surface of the earth which is farthest toward the north. 北极
The South Pole is the place on the surface of the earth which is farthest toward the south. 南极
Is the Arctic Ocean an ocean?
The Arctic Ocean is the smallest and shallowest of the world’s five major oceans. The International Hydrographic Organization recognizes it as an ocean, although some oceanographers call it the Arctic Mediterranean Sea or simply the Arctic Sea, classifying it a mediterranean sea or an estuary of the Atlantic Ocean.