The United Kingdom
Jessica Ding, Period 6
Welcome to the United Kingdom!
The United Kingdom is a constitutional monarchy. This means that the UK has a queen, but she rules by a constitution drawn up by the people. The UK uses the British pound and the exchange rate is 0.6241. People in the UK speak English, Scottish Gaelic, Welsh, Irish, and/or Cornish. Some popular phrases are: Good afternoon, Good morning, and Good night.
The Big Ben
This is the Big Ben in Londno, England. It is named after Sir Benjamin Hall, who was a public official in London.
This is the United Kingdom flag.
This pie chart shows the religions for the United Kingdom.
Picture of Big Ben: Usa.gov. N.p., n.d. Web. <http://www.energyeducation.tx.gov/environment/section_2/topics/what_is_smog/img/422afyi_ben.jpg>. Picture of the flag: USA Government Portal. N.p., n.d. Web. http://adoption.state.gov/content/images/flags/united_kingdom_flag.gif. pie chart: "Create A Graph." Create A Graph. N.p., n.d. Web. 25 Jan. 2013. http://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/createagraph/default.aspx?ID=ef5d37cd966540c1b430ce2594b359df. Information: The World Factbook 2009. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2009.https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html Information:
"United Kingdom." CultureGrams Online Edition. ProQuest, 2013. Web. 25 Jan 2013. Queen Picture:USA Government Portal. N.p., n.d. Web. 25 Jan. 2013. http://photos.state.gov/libraries/usinfo-photo/39/week_2_0507/050907-queen1-200.jpg. Picture of curry: USA Government Portal. N.p., n.d. Web. 25 Jan. 2013. <http://www.lsuagcenter.com/mcms/webtools/image.aspx?Watermark=ZABlAGYAYQB1AGwAdAA=&ResourcePath=/NR/rdonlyres/5B76C6D9-3043-4BAD-8FEF-40DC696832D8/73154/beefcurry.jpg>.