France

Capital: Paris

Fun Facts

France's main religion is Roman Catholic religion.

The blue, red, and white on the flag represent liberty, equality, and fraternity.

The president is Francois Hollande.

The French currency is Euros.

France has a Republic Government.

Facts about the Eiffel tower

The Eiffel Tower was built by Gustave Eiffel for the 1889 Exposition Universelle.

At the end of the 19th century it was a demonstration of French engineering.

It took 2 years, 2 months, and 5 days to construct it.

Tourist Attractions

Major landmarks of France are the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triompe, Palace of Versailles, and Beaches of D-Day.

Major landforms of France are the Alps, Gorges du Verdon canyon, Massif Central, and Loire River.

Major bodies of water are the Bay of Biscay, English Channel, The Loire River, and the Seine.

Cimate

France's average yearly rainfall is 30.7 inches. The average yearly temperature is 52.3 degrees Fahrenheit. General weather conditions are moderate rainfall and mild temperatures.