Come to the Netherlands!
Cultures in the Netherlands
This is a pie chart of all the cultures in the Netherlands.
Soccer, like most countries, is the most popular sport in the Netherlands.
This is the entrance to the Amsterdam Museum.
The Netherlands' currency is the euro, which is used by 22 European countries. The euro is the second most traded currency in the world with only the US dollar in front of it. Netherlands adopted the euro in 2002. The euro is about 1.35 US dollars.
The official and dominant language in Netherlands is Dutch. However, Dutch people also speak Frisian (which is spoken in Friesland), English, German, and French. English, German, and France are taught in secondary school. Hoe gaat het met jou means "how are you?" in Dutch.
The Netherlands' government is a constitutional monarchy, which means there is a monarch but the monarch is limited by the constitution. The government has three branches: the judicial branch, the excecutive branch, and the legislative branch. Change to a democracy Netherlands!
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