The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is situated on the British Isles. The British Isles consist of 2 large islands, Great Britain and Ireland, and about 5000 small islands. The British Isles are separated from the European continent by the North Sea and the English Channel. The western coast of Great Britain is washed by the Atlantic Ocean and the Irish Sea. The Irish Sea the English Channel
The north and west of England are mountainous, but mountains are not very high. BEN NAVIS in Scotland is the highest mountain (1343 m)
There are a lot of rivers in the UK, but they are not very long. The SEVERN is the longest river. The THAMES is the deepest and the most important one.
FLAGS The UK Scotland Wales Northern Ireland England
the symbol of England is the red rose the symbol of Wales is the daffodil the symbol of Scotland is the thistle The symbol of Nothern Ireland is the shamrock
T HE UK IS A CONSTITUTIONAL MONARCHY. I N LOW, THE H EAD OF S TATE IS THE Q UEEN. I N PRACTICE, THE Q UEEN REIGNS, BUT DOES NOT RULE. T HE COUNTRY IS RULED BY THE ELECTED GOVERNMENT WITH THE P RIME M INISTER AT THE HEAD. Buckingham Palace is the London home of the Queen. When the flag is flying on the top she is at home.
What is the official name of Great Britain? 1.England 2.Britain 3.The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
W HAT COUNTRIES DOES THE UK CONSIST OF ? 1. Ireland, England, Scotland, Wales 2. Northern Ireland, England, Scotland, Wales 3. Britain, England, Wales, Scotland