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Capital of Finland
Helsinki
Capital of Sweden
Stockholm
Capital of Norway
Oslo
Capital of United Kingdom
London
Iceland Capital
Reykjavik
Capital of Ireland
Dublin
Capital of The Netherlands
Amsterdam
Capital of Austria
Leichtenstein
What strait is the boundary between Europe and Asia?
Bosporus
Europe's two most develouped rivers?
Rhine & Danube
Oil reserves and gas depoosits are found beneath the __________
North Sea
Largest colonial empire in the world?
Brittish
Cold War began...?
After WWII (1945)
What were NATO and the Warsaw Pact?
Military Alliances
The United Kingdom includes what 4 countries?
England
Scotland
Wales
Northern Ireland
Where is the Thames River?
London
Glen is the Scottish term for ________
valley
Capital of Denmark
Copenhagen
Capital of Italy
Rome, San Marino
Capital of Spain
Madrid
What is the body of water separating England and France?
The English Channel
What is the name of the sea that borders Italy and is not the Mediterranean Sea?
Adriatic Sea
What Strait goes between the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea?
Strait of Gibraltar
What are the names of the Nordic countries?
Norway, Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, Greenland and Lapland
One of the most crowded areas of Europe
Belgium, the Netherlands, and central Germany
What are the four major landform regions?
Northwest Highlands, Northern European Plain,Central Uplands, Alpine mountain system
What Landform region covers most of France?
Northern European Plain
@hat are Europe's three major climate types?
marine west coast, humid continental, Mediterranean climate
What is thelargest landform region of France?
north European Plain
What are the four important rivers of France?
Seine, Loire, Garonne, Rhone
London is _________and _____________.
UK's capitol city...largest urban area
IRA stands for?
Irish Republican Army
The__________ River is the longest river in the Brittish Isles.
Shannon
Europe's northernmost nation?
Norway
fjord
narrow, deep inlets of the sea between high, rocky cliffs.
Larget Scandanavian country?
Sweden
What is socialism?
a mixed economy
Smallest Nordic country.
Denmark
Most of Denmark lies on the____________________________.
Jutland Peninsula
Most people who live in Greenland are ________________________.
Eskimo
Europe's westernmost country.
Iceland
Lapland is home of the ______________________.
Reindeer herders
Pyrenees and the Alps are located in which country?
France
The busy port of __________ is France's oldest and second largest city.
Marseilles
Germany's major rivers:
Danube
Rhine
Elbe