Germany Project

Jennifer , Dayanara , Cathy

Location

Located in western Europe , bordering the North Sea between France and Poland .

Population

80.62 million

Money

Euros

Most Popular Foods

Weather / Temperature

Spring : Average of 47

Summer : Average of 72

Autumn : Average of 58

Winter : Average of 41

Economy

- Heavy automotive
- Machinery

- Automobile manufacturing

- Precision equipment

- Technology and Software

Primary Religion

Christianity

Language

German

10 Interesting Facts

1. 300 variate's of bread

2. German Sub was sunk by a broken toilet

3. People answer with their surname

4. Have the most soccer fan clubs

5. 70% of their highways have no speed limit

6. Claims to be the 5th biggest economy

7. Vohannes Gutenberg developed a technique to print movable type around 1450

8. Second biggest consumers of beer

9. Gummy bears were invented

10. Same-sex couples are allowed to adopt in Germany

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Traditions

1. Advent Calenders - count down days until Christmas

2. Christmas Trees - is not decorated until Christmas Eve

3. Easter / Easter Bunny - in honor towards Ostara , the pagan goddess of Spring

4. Oktoberfest - one of the most popular German traditions that is world wide

5. Weddings - last for days , guests break old dishes then the newlyweds sweep them up , symbolizing that nothing can break their house or relationship