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Europe 6B

  1. 1. Europe. By Chloe, Isabel, Paloma.F, Paloma.Ch. & Daniel
  2. 2. Europe famous places
  3. 3.                    <ul><li>  </li></ul>  Culture of Europe  
  4. 4. The Colosseum The Colosseum, or the Coliseum, originally the Flavian Amphitheatre , is an elliptical amphitheatre in the centre of the city of Rome, Italy, the largest ever built in the Roman Empire. It is considered one of the greatest works of Roman architecture and Roman engineering .
  5. 5. The Big Ben <ul><li>Big Ben is the nickname for the great bell of the clock at the north end of the Palace of Westminster in London, and is generally extended to refer to the clock or the clock tower as well. Some believe this extension to be incorrect, but its usage is now entirely commonplace. It is the largest four-faced chiming clock and the third-tallest free-standing clock tower in the world. It celebrated its 150th anniversary in May 2009, during which celebratory events took place. The clock was finished being built on April 10, 1858 . </li></ul>
  6. 6. The Eiffel Tower is an iron lattice tower located on the Champ de Mars in Paris. Built in 1889, it has become both a global icon of France and one of the most recognizable structures in the world. The tower is the tallest building in Paris and the most-visited paid monument in the world; millions of people ascend it every year. Named for its designer, engineer Gustave Eiffel, the tower was built as the entrance arch to the 1889 World's Fair. Effeil tower
  7. 7. <ul><li>The Leaning Tower of Pisa or simply the Tower of Pisa is the campanile, or freestanding bell tower, of the cqthedral of the Italian city of Pisa. It is situated behind the Cathedral and is the third oldest structure in Pisa's Cathedral Square after the Cathedral and the Baptistry. </li></ul>Tower of Pisa
  8. 8. Culture of Europe
  9. 9. Europe is traditionally reckoned as one of seven continents.Physiographically however,it is the northwestern peninsula of the larger land mass know as Eurasia:Asia occupies the eastern bulk of this continuous landmass and all share a common continental shelf.Europe's eastern frontier is delineated by the Ural mountains in Russia.The south-east boundary with Asia is not universally defined . geography
  10. 10. <ul><li>Albert Einstein was a German born theoretical physicist who discovered the theory of general relativity, effecting a revolution in physics. For this achievement, Einstein is often regarded as the father of modern physics. He received the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics &quot;for his services to theoretical physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect&quot;. </li></ul>Albert Einstein.
  11. 11. <ul><li>There are many different cultures in Europe. The most important are the following ones: </li></ul><ul><li>Christianity: </li></ul><ul><li>-Roman Catholicism: Countries with significant Catholic populations are Portugal, Spain, France, Luxembourg, Belgium, Ireland, Italy, Austria, Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia, Slovakia, Poland and Lithuania. </li></ul><ul><li>-Orthodox Christianity: The countries with significant Orthodox populations are Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Estonia, Greece, Latvia, Macedonia, Romania, Russia, Serbia and Ukraine. </li></ul><ul><li>-Protestantism: Countries with significant Protestant populations include Norway, Iceland, Sweden, Finland, Estonia, the UK, Denmark and Switzerland. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>                 Culture of Europe
  12. 12.                    Food of Europe