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Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
Velká Británie - základní údaje
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Velká Británie - základní údaje

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  • 1. The United Kingdom - basic facts Spojené králoství– základní údaje
  • 2. The United Kingdom - basic facts  Location  Area and population  Mountains, peaks, rivers, lakes  Weather  System of government  Parts of UK and their capitals
  • 3. UK – basic facts The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Great Britain + Northern Ireland England + Scotland + Wales UK – basic facts The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Great Britain + Northern Ireland England + Scotland + Wales UK – basic facts The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Great Britain + Northern Ireland England + Scotland + Wales
  • 4. UK – basic facts Location - north - west off Europe separated from the continental Europe by the North Sea and the English Channel. The country is formed by two main islands and about 5,000 smaller islands (Hebrides, Orkney Islands, Shetland Islands, Isle of Man, Isle of Wight…). Area - 245 thousand square kilometres Population – more than 60 million people
  • 5. UK – mountains  The Scottish Highlands (Scotland)  The highest peak is Ben Nevis (1,344 m)  The Cambrian Mountains (Wales)  The highest peak is Snowdon (1,085 m)
  • 6. UK – rivers The River Severn – it flows through both Wales and England • The longest river (354 km)  The River Thames – in southern England • The second longest river (346 km)
  • 7. The River SevernThe River Thames
  • 8. UK - climate  Variable, bur moderate climate  Influenced by the Gulf Stream  Mild winters  Not very hot summers  Rain all year round
  • 9. UK – system of government The UK is a constitutional monarchy. The head of state is The Queen Elizabeth II. The head of government: Prime Minister
  • 10. Parts of UK – England Situated in southern part of Great Britain. The largest and most populous part of the country. Much of England consists of rolling hills. The capital city of England is London.
  • 11. Parts of UK – Scotland Situated in the north of Great Britain. Beautiful landscape of moors and hills. The land of many special traditions. (bagpipes, kilts, Scotch whiskey) The capital city of Scotland is Edinburgh. The largest city of Scotland is Glasgow.
  • 12. Parts of UK – Wales Situated in the western part of Great Britain It is a country of green forests and medieval villages. The capital city of Wales is Cardiff.
  • 13. Parts of UK – Northern Ireland  Situated in the northeast of the island Ireland.  Known for the constant conflict between Protestants and Catholics.  The capital city of Northern Ireland is Belfast.
  • 14. How to get to UK  by plane (the largest airport – Heathrow- London)  by ferry ( from Calais – France to Dover-England)  by Channel tunnel (Eurotunnel)
  • 15. AUTOR NEUVEDEN. Great Britain map postcard [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/24730273@N03/4040024341/ THINCAT. Ben Nevis, Scotland [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:BenNevis2005.jpg#filehistory COPE, Paul. View out over the river severn [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/copey1/6213596119/ DOBROWOLSKI, Zbigniew. River view [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/hotonpictures/3337860888/ GENNARD, David. Queen Elizabeth II [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/gennardfotografia/6438111969/ BELL, Jim. Nelsons Monument from the 3 ships [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/jim_bell/8278864168/in/pool-england/ REARDON, Meleah. Sunset at Thetford Priory [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/meleahrubino/8280927725/in/pool-england DOWNING, Paul. Freezing Fog 2 [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/pauldowning/8270943690/in/pool-england/
  • 16. AUTOR NEUVEDEN. Gold Hill [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/davidvenner68/7177753244/in/pool-england/ BURAN, Tomas. View from Tower Bridge [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/62078193@N06/8088148243/in/pool-england/ REARDON, Meleah. Punting on the River Cam [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/meleahrubino/8269140403/in/pool-england/ SCOTTOW, Adrian. Dark Skys on the Estate [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/chodhound/8267451063/in/pool-england/ MCDONALD, Billy. Park Cottages [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/consay/8278876987/in/pool-scotland_in_picture/ MOUNTFORD, Ian. Storm on Rannoch [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/ianmountford/8276376849/in/pool-scotland_in_picture/ NANGLE, Phil. Isle of Skye mountain [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/pjpops/8274959165/in/pool-scotland_in_picture/ MACBAIN, Alister. Looking East from Loch Glascarnoch, Ross-shire, Scotland [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/superali007/8155197033/in/faves-scotscapes/
  • 17. RIPLEY, Jim. Glamis Castle [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/66968365@N04/7545035452/in/pool-scotland_in_picture/ ALLISON, Ben. Bridgeton Umbrella and Olympia Building [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/keep_your_bunnet_oon/8256710136/in/pool-scotland_in_picture/ KRAVCIK, Milos. Edinburgh - Scotch Whisky Experience [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/49522551@N00/6778015093/ AUTOR NEUVEDEN. Powis Castle [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/71276170@N00/8044641346/in/pool-wales EDWARDS, Wyn. Snow on the tops. [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/39414578@N03/8265743827/in/pool-52239795296@N01/ HIGGINS, Patrick. Church near Caernarfon - Snowdonia behind. [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/bowstrumpickfiddle/8257379501/in/pool-wales/ BEVAN, Noel. three cliffs bay [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/absynth100/8263751593/in/pool-wales/ LOVERING, Gareth. Victoria Gardens Neath 8th Dec 2012 (5) [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/swansealocalboy/8256791651/in/pool-wales/
  • 18. CHENNELL, David. Caernarfon Town Walls [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/46546035@N08/8144121203/in/pool-wales/ AUTOR NEUVEDEN. The meandering River Usk [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/75004361@N03/7094185917/in/pool-wales/ MOORE, Kevin. StPats [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/16391486@N05/8255300292/in/pool-northernireland/ CALLAGHAN, Gerard. Minnowburn Bridge, November 2012 [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/gerard1972/8192101285/in/pool- northernireland/ CALLAGHAN, Jonny. Andrews [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/27431193@N06/8172690606/in/pool-northernireland/ FORSYTHE, Johnny. The River Bush [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/52403680@N06/8162435928/in/pool-northernireland/ ON-ISH, Robert. Silence [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/robertmccartney/8122907076/in/pool-northernireland ZI, Daiva. Greencastle Pier, Northern Ireland [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/daivaz/8081024687/in/pool-northernireland/
  • 19. HARRISON, Rodney. End of the Line [online]. [cit. 17.12.2012]. Dostupný na WWW: http://www.flickr.com/photos/rodneyharrison1966/8068654894/in/pool-northernireland

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