Belgium

By:Briana Basdeo

History

Belgium was one of the founders of the European Union in 1952.Belgium was an independent country in 1830.Belgium borders the North Sea, and it's between France and Netherlands.Belgium shares borders with France,Germany,Luxemburg, and Netherlands.

Capitals and major cities

Brussels was the capital of Belgium.The major cities in Belgium was The city of Brussels,Antwerp,Bruges, and Ghent.

Government type and economic

Monarchy, Popular Monarchy, Federation, Representative democracy,Constitutional Monarchy, and Parlimentary system.Belgium uses Euros for money.

Facts

The official name for Belgium is Kingdom of Belgium.

Belgium has a population of 10.5 million people.

French fries are expected to be from Belgium not in France.