1. In the map you can see the capitals of the 27 EU member-states. Write the countries.
2. Shade in the map the six founding countries of the European Union.3. Give one reason for the creation ofthe European Union:__________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 4. Name the treaties signed in the 5. Fill in the blanks. following years: 1951: In 1957 the 6 original members of the EU were the Netherlands, West Germany, France, Belgium, Italy and ____________________. In 1973 they were joined by ___________________________ ______________, ________________and ________________. Greece was next in 1957 : 1981, and in 1986 _____________ and____________________ joined. They were ___________________________ followed by Austria, Finland and ____________________in 1995. In 2004, 10 more countries joined in:_______________, _______________________, 1992: _________________, _____________________, _______________, ____________________________ ____________________, ____________________, _________________, Slovakia 2007: and Slovenia. Romania and ________________ were the last to join in. The EU now has ______ members. ____________________________