European Country Discovery Project
Scotland is located in the continent of Europe and , England, United Kingdom are also surrounding that country. Some physical features of Scotland are: Grey Mares Tail, Glencoe (mountain), The five sisters of Kintail (mountain), St. Abb's head (cliff), Iron Age Broch, Mousa, Shetland, and many more.The Edinburgh Castle, Eiliean Donan, Ben Nevis (highlands), Loch Ness(lake), and the Stirling Castle are some of the man made landmarks.Loch Lomond is a 27.45 mile bodie of water, Loch Ness is 21.78 miles, Loch Awe is 14.85 miles of water. Building castle's and big cities , Scotland's citizen's would be affected by having cattle and looking up to all the king's and queen's. That would be an monarchy in a unlimited government.
Scotland is a richer part of the UK and is actually second wealthiest in the UK. They use pound sterling's for their countries money system. Their main exports and imports are: Fuels, tobacco, beverages, manufacture goods, machinery, chemical's, and food. Their life expectancy is 79.2 but the poor people live about 10 years less. Birth rate is 11.30 births per 1000 population and their literacy rate is 99% that can read and write. Drinking water source is that it all comes from the rain and sometimes get even more than what they need.
lot's (almost all) people wear kilt's, and also speak English. On Nov. 30th it is Saint Andrew's day, Christmas is on the same date as the U S A does and on the day after Christmas is Boxing Day where all the people celebrate. Scotland's 2 main religion is roman Catholic's
and Christian. Haggis and Heeps are one of their meal's that have innards,offal chopped up with spices, cookedin a sheep's stomach,served with mashed turnip.
Compare and Contrast
The food in Scotland: Scottish smoked salmon is similar to our country because it's served with salmon and that's seafood. And almost everyone eats seafood.
Clothing in Scotland: Scottish citizens normally wear kilt's, and girls wear kilted skirts and a tartan sash or shawl. One thing from Scotland that is similar from the USA is that they eat seafood, like American's do. They also have the same religion as most American's are Christian's and roman Catholic's. Scottish people also celebrate Christmas.