DenmarkA European countryThe Øresund Bridge,the longest road andrail bridge inEurope, connectingCopenhagen withMalmö, the thirdlargest city ofSweden.
DenmarkA european countrySatellite viewGeography
DenmarkA european country Geography• 5.5 million inhabitants.• Capital city: Copenhagen.• Denmark, it is alsoGreenland and the Faroeislands.• Location: Northern Europeand Germany, south ofSweden.• It’s between the North seaand the Baltic sea.
DenmarkPoliticsQueen of Denmark• Political system: the queen isMargrethe II. It’s a monarchy.• Year of entry in EU: 1973.• Currency: Kroner.• Election every 4 years of thePrime Minister.• Multi parties system: Eightparties represented inparliament.• The most influential parties arethe Conservative People’s Partyand the Social Democrats.Parliament of Denmark
Denmark• Main export:o Agriculture: 2.5%.o Industry: 20.2%.o Services: 77.3%.National Bank of Denmark in Copenhagen.Economy
DenmarkActivities:• Storyteller• Novelist• Playwright• Novelist• Writer of worldwide famous fairy tales.(1805 –1875 )Hans Christian ANDERSENCultural figures
Denmark• Artist: Edvard Eriksen• Year: 1913• Type: Bronze• Location: Copenhagen, Denmark• The statue is based on the fairy taleof the same name by Hans ChristianAndersenThe Little MermaidCultural : famous places
Denmark• Activities: Writer• 1885 - 1962• Her novel “Out of Africa”, publishedin 1937, recalls her life in Kenya inher coffee plantation, and makestribute to the local people.• A movie was made out of it, starringRobert Redford and Meryl Streep.Karen BLIXENCultural figures
Denmark• Activities: Astronomy• Born: 1546 Denmark• Death: 1601 in Prague (Bohemia)• Built an accurate and comprehensiveastronomical and planetaryobservations.• Tycho Brahe made a privateobservatoryTycho BRAHECultural figures
Denmark• Activities: Quantum physics• Born: 1885 Copenhagen, Denmark• Death: 1962 Copenhagen, Denmark• He was awarded the Nobel Prize ofPhysics in 1922.• His son, Aage Bohr, was also aphysicist who was also awarded theNobel Prize of Physics in 1975 !!!Niels BOHRCultural figures
DenmarkCultural places : CopenhagenNyhavn, 17th century waterfront