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Capital of Britian
London
the French have a reputation for this
fashion
drained lands with rich farming soil
Netherlands
what France's government is known as
Fifth Republic
voters elect representatives to a law making body
Parliament
won independence from Britian in 1921
southern countries of Ireland
80% of France's electricity comes from this
nuclear power plants
one of the world's richest countries and one of Europe's smallest
Luxembourg
river that flows through London
Thimes
religion of most of west Europe
Christianity
an important industrial center in Germany
Ruhr
the capital of the Netherlands
Amsterdam
country surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean and the Irish Sea
Ireland
one of the two official languages of Ireland
Gaelic and English
Emerald Isle
Republic of Ireland
banks of soil built to control the sea and keep the country from flooding
dike
windy highland areas with damp ground
moors
capital of Ireland
Dublin
The Irish trace their anscestors to ______.
Celts
City of Light
Paris
capital of Belgium
Brussels
_____ produces more food than any nation in Western Europe
France
The U.K. and the ______ of ______ are the 2 countries located on the British Isles
Republic of Ireland
the people of the Netherlands are sometimes called _______
Dutch
the Netherlands are sometimes called ______
Holland
capital and largest city in France
Paris
the British parliament is made up of the House of Lords and the House of ______
Commons
The Louvre and the Eiffel Tower can be found in _____
Paris
Lace, chocolate, and diamond cutting all have a reputation for excellence in _________
Belgium
about 1/2 of _______ is below sea level. It's name means lowlands
Netherlands
list the 4 regions of Gret Britain
England, Scotland, wales, and Northern Ireland
List the 3 Benelux countries
Belgium, Netherlands, and Luxembourg
Name the largest country in Western Europe
France
Name the 2 main rivers in France
Seine and Loire