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Eu task (answers) 2010

  1. 1. The European Union...<br />... it's a really nice place!<br />How much do you know about it already?<br />Miss Hart<br />G152 2010-11<br />
  2. 2. You have 20 minutes... <br />How much of the following can you correctly complete?<br />
  3. 3. How many countries are there in the EU?<br />27<br />Which were the last countries to join?<br />Who is waiting <br />to join next?<br />
  4. 4. Find all the countries!<br />
  5. 5. When did the Euro come into effect?<br />Which country wanted such large notes?<br />Which will be the <br />next country to join?<br />2002<br />
  6. 6. 1st January 1973<br />Which statute brought us in?<br />European Communities Act 1972<br />When did Britain join the EU?<br />
  7. 7. Europe Day<br />These might just be going... <br />The Motto:<br />9th May<br />United in diversity<br />Why that <br />many stars?<br />The Anthem<br />Draw the European flag...<br />
  8. 8. What do you notice about the parties? <br />Which of these people is your MEP?<br />Vicky Ford<br />Conservative<br />(European Conservatives and Reformists)<br />Stuart Agnew<br />UK Independence Party<br />(Europe of freedom and Democracy Group)<br />Trick Answer... they all are!<br />Richard Howitt<br />Labour<br />(Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament)<br />David Campbell Bannerman<br />UK Independence<br />(Europe of freedom and Democracy Group)<br />Andrew Duff<br />Liberal Democrat<br />(Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe)<br />Geoffrey Van Orden<br />Conservative<br />European Conservatives and Reformists<br />Robert Sturdy<br />Conservative<br />(European Conservatives and Reformists)<br />
  9. 9. Free movement of money<br />Free movement of services<br />Free movement of people<br />Free movement of goods<br />Nutella releases energy slowly, so it can be part of a balanced breakfast<br />Name two benefits you get from being in the EU<br />
  10. 10. Which of these is not an EU Treaty?<br />Treaty of Rome<br />Treaty of Maastricht*<br />Treaty of Amsterdam<br />Treaty of Nice*<br />Treaty of Lisbon*<br />
  11. 11. Name two countries in Western Europe who are not in the EU.<br />Clue one:<br />Vikings and people<br />Clue Two:<br />Toblerone and clocks.<br />Norway <br />Switzerland<br />
  12. 12. How many people are there in the EU (approximately)?<br />495,000,000!<br />
  13. 13. When was the EU formed?<br />March 25, 1957*<br />*But it wasn’t called the EU then!<br />How the EU expanded....<br />
  14. 14. Which of the following is not protected under the EU?<br />1<br />3<br />2<br />
  15. 15. Why have Sky TV, football and the EU been in the news recently?<br />
  16. 16. Which country holds the current presidency of the Council?<br />From June 2011... it is....<br />Bonus Question:<br />When will the UK hold the presidency?<br />2015/2017/2019/2021 <br />
  17. 17. Plenary:<br />Using what you have learnt this lesson, how many of the following questions can you answer?<br />Name twoinstitutions of the European Union<br />How are MEPs organised in the Parliament?<br />How long does a country hold the presidency for?<br />Which is the most recent treaty?<br />When did this treaty come into force?<br />Are the EURO and the EU the same thing?<br />Who can take a case to the European Courts?<br />How often are the European elections?<br />Name two countries who signed the Treaty of Rome<br />Give two of the ‘freedoms’ essential to the EU.<br />