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  1. 2. <ul><li>The United Kingdom comprises Great Britain (England, Scotland, Wales) and Northern Ireland </li></ul>
  2. 3. THE UK <ul><li>Flag: Union Jack </li></ul><ul><li>Capital City: London </li></ul><ul><li>National Anthem: God Save the Queen </li></ul><ul><li>Currency: Pound Sterling (£) </li></ul><ul><li>Official language: English </li></ul><ul><li>Type of Government: Constitutional monarchy </li></ul><ul><li>Prime minister: Gordon Brown </li></ul><ul><li>Chief of State: Queen Elizabeth II </li></ul><ul><li>Population: 60,776,238 (July 2007 est.) </li></ul>
  3. 4. ENGLAND <ul><li>Flag: Cross of St George </li></ul><ul><li>National Day: 23rd April </li></ul><ul><li>Capital City: London </li></ul><ul><li>National Anthem: Land of Hope and Glory </li></ul><ul><li>Official language: English </li></ul><ul><li>Official animal: Lion </li></ul><ul><li>Patron Saint: St. George </li></ul><ul><li>The national flower of England is the Rose </li></ul>
  4. 5. SCOTLAND <ul><li>Flag: Cross of St Andrew </li></ul><ul><li>National Day: 30th November </li></ul><ul><li>Capital City: Edinburgh </li></ul><ul><li>Anthem: Flower of Scotland </li></ul><ul><li>Official language: English </li></ul><ul><li>Official animal: Unicorn </li></ul><ul><li>Patron Saint: St. Andrew </li></ul><ul><li>The national flower of Scotland is the Thistle </li></ul>
  5. 6. WALES <ul><li>Flag: Red dragon on a green and white field </li></ul><ul><li>National Day: 1st March </li></ul><ul><li>Capital City: Cardiff </li></ul><ul><li>Anthem: Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau </li></ul><ul><li>Official language: English and Welsh </li></ul><ul><li>Official animal: Dragon </li></ul><ul><li>Patron Saint: St. David </li></ul><ul><li>The national </li></ul><ul><li>flower of Wales is </li></ul><ul><li>the Daffodil </li></ul>
  6. 7. NORTHERN IRELAND <ul><li>Flag: Cross of St. Patrick </li></ul><ul><li>National Day: 17th March </li></ul><ul><li>Capital City: Belfast </li></ul><ul><li>Anthem: Londonderry Air </li></ul><ul><li>Official language: English and Irish </li></ul><ul><li>Official animal: Dragon </li></ul><ul><li>Patron Saint: St. Patrick </li></ul><ul><li>The national </li></ul><ul><li>flower of Northern Ireland is the Shamrock </li></ul>
  7. 8. THE ROYAL FAMILY
  8. 9. FAMOUS BRITISH PEOPLE William Shakespeare David Beckham The Beatles J.K. Rowling Baden Powell Bono Lady Diana
  9. 10. FAMOUS MONUMENTS London Eye Tower Bridge Houses of Parliament and Big Ben Stonehenge Leeds Castle Tower of London

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