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Most important waterway
in Europe?
Rhine
National Socialist
Party leader in
Germany?
`Adolf Hitler
Great German
Scientist?
Albert
Einstein
German city
divided after
WWII?
Berlin
Germany is often
called the
????
"Land of the
Reformation"
This man's desire
to conquer led to
WWII?
Adolf Hitler
Germany's capital?
Berlin
3 famous German
musicians?
Bach, Handel
Beethoven
This country was
reunited in the
spring of 1990?
Germany
Volcano in Italy
Mount Vesuvius
A great
scientist?
Galileo
Galilei
Capital of Italy
Rome
An Island
Sicily
Renaissance began or
"Home of the
Renaissance"
Italy
home of the
"leaning tower"
Pisa
great explorer
Marco Polo
Painted the
Sistine Chapel
Michelangelo
Dictator and leader
of the Italian
Fascists
Mussolini
Painter of the
"Mona Lisa"
Leonardo
da Vinci
Know the map
locations of the
listed places.
Athens, Oslo
Adriatic Sea, Baltic Sea,
Sweden, Helsinki,
Pyrenees, Portugal,
Paris, Rhine River
2 countries on the
Iberian peninsula?
Spain and
Portugal
Lisbon
capital of
Portugal
Strait of Gilbralter
separates Iberian
Peninsula from ???
Africa
Matadors entertain
crowds by fighting
??
bulls
Huge swamps in Spain
are called ??
the Tidelands
Who was the first
explorer to make a
voyage around the
world?
Magellan
What mountains
separate the Iberian
Peninsula from the other
part of Europe
Pyrenees
name of a famous tower
named after its
creator
Eiffel
capital of France
Paris
This American Hero,
from a french
huguenot family
rode to warn that that
the British were coming.
Paul Revere
Leader of the
Protestant
Reformation in
France
John Calvin
highest mountain
peak in France
Mont Blanc
the young peasant
girl captured, burned
at the stake after
helping France win
a Battle.
Joan of Arc
This French scientist
became famous because
he taught the world how
to protect against germs.
Louis Pasteur
French WWII hero who set
up a democratic
government called the
5th Republic?
Charles de Gaulle