United Kingdom

By Jacob Richards

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Flag

Colors Red blue and white

Capital

London

Language

They speak English

Religon

59% Christian

5% Muslim

4% Other

25% No religion

7% Not stated

Government

Monarchy Government

GDP Rank 5th

GDP per capita 18th

History

  • 1929 world stock market crash and unemployment began to rise
  • 1940 Wiston Churchill became prime minister
  • 1949 The u.k becomes a founder of Nato
  • 1953 Coronation of queen Elizabeth II
  • 1969 The u.k joins the European Economic community
  • 1983 High unemployment in u.k inner cities
  • 1983 Thatcher Re-elected
  • 1990 Thatcher resigns as prime minister
  • 1992 John mayor re-elected as prime minister
  • 2014 The Church of England votes to allow women to be bishops

physical Geography and Climate

  • Largest lake Lough Neagh
  • Longest river River Severn
  • Highest elevation 1,344 m
  • Highest point Ben Nevis
  • Area is 243,610
  • Climate is temperate

Natural Resources

  • Geological: coal, petroleum, natural gas, limestone, chalk, gypsum, silica, rock salt, china clay, iron ore, tin, silver, gold, lead.
  • Agricultural: arable land, wheat, barley, sheep.

Sources

Cia.gov

Wikipedia

Google

Culture grams

BBc.com