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Current Day Europe

QuestionAnswer
Who is the main leader of Germany? Chancellor
Who makes the laws in Germany? Parliament
A limit that is put on the amount of items that can be traded Embargo
What is a major issue or problem from the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in Ukraine? Contamination from radiation
Who is the main leader of United Kingdom's government? Prime MInister
The governmental leader of Russia has what title? President
What caused world wide depression and began in the United States in 1929? the drop in stock prices
What is one of the major positive outcomes of the European Union? A more united continent that uses one type of currency
What major city was divided at the end of World War II by the Allies? Berlin, Germany
The Cold War was a time of high tension between these two superpowers. United States and the Soviet Union
What is a superpower? A country that has a large military and possesses nuclear weapons
What legislative body makes the laws for the country of Russia? Parliament
Who is the main leader of Germany? Chancellor
Who makes the laws in Germany? Parliament
A limit that is put on the amount of items that can be traded Embargo
What is a major issue or problem from the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in Ukraine? Contamination from radiation
Who is the main leader of United Kingdom's government? Prime MInister
The governmental leader of Russia has what title? President
What caused world wide depression and began in the United States in 1929? the drop in stock prices
What is one of the major positive outcomes of the European Union? A more united continent that uses one type of currency
What major city was divided at the end of World War II by the Allies? Berlin, Germany
The Cold War was a time of high tension between these two superpowers. United States and the Soviet Union
What is a superpower? A country that has a large military and possesses nuclear weapons
What legislative body makes the laws for the country of the United Kingdom? Parliament
This person is a monarch and is much respected in the United Kingdom and around the world. Queen Elizabeth II
This type of citizen participation allows citizens to live freely. Democracy
This type of citizen participation gives citizens very little freedom. Autocracy
This type of citizen participation gives citizens little participation unless the citizen is part of a wealthy group. Oligarchy
Communism was the chosen form of government by this country after it had gone through a revolution that ended in 1917. Russia
The Soviet Union and communism collapsed in which year? 1991
This government type allows power to be handed down. Federal
This is a fascist group who caused much death and turmoil for the world. Nazi Party
Reunify means to _________________________. Put back together
Why is it better to live in southern Russia? It is more comfortable there and people can farm and get to resources there.
Why is the population per mile higher in the United Kingdom than it is in Russia? Because people can live all over the United Kingdom with little worry of climate issues.
A tax that is applied to traded goods. Tariff
Acid rain is caused by Pollution from cars, trucks, other vehicles, and factory emissions
Contaminated water supplies, eroding buildings and monuments, and often plant death are often caused by: Acid rain
Human capital the time and money countries spend to train its citizens (ex. providing good schools)
What do Christianity, Islam, and Judaism all have in common? they are all monotheistic
Islam's holy book is: Quran/Koran
Judaism's holy book is: Torah
Jews worship in a: Synagogue
Muslims worship in a: Mosque
The currency of the European Union Euro
In a country that has a confederate government, the power is given to small groups
Created by: jratliff13