ENGLAND Aleksandar Potic I1 Milan Ljubenovic I1 Damjan Djuric I1 Aleksinacka Gimnazija
London City• London is the biggest city in Britain and in Europe.• London occupies over 620 square miles• London has a population of 7,172,036 (2001)• About 12 percent of Britain’s overall population live in London• London has the highest population density in Britain, with 4,699 people per square kilometer
The Queen• The Queen is Head of State of the UK and 15 other Commonwealth realms. The elder daughter of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, she was born in 1926 and became Queen at the age of 25, and has reigned through more than five decades of enormous social change and development. The Queen is married to Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and has four children and eight grandchildren.
BIG BEN• Big Ben is the massive bell inside the clock tower, which weighs more than 13 tons (13,760 kg). Each dial is 7 metres in diameter The minute hands are 4.2 metres long and weigh about 100kg The numbers are approximately 60cm long There are 312 pieces of glass in each clock dial
Olympic Games• London has hosted the Olympic Games on two past occasions, in 1908 and 1948, with a third scheduled for 2012. The planned 2012 Summer olympics will make London the first city to have hosted the modern Games of three Olympiyad. London is the only city in the United Kingdom to have ever hosted the Olympics
Most Famous People of England• Sir Isaac Newton Isaac Newton was a mathematician and scientist who invented differential calculus and formulated the theory of universal gravitation, a theory about the nature of light, and three laws of motion. William Shakespeare William Shakespeare was a playwright and poet whose body of works is considered the greatest in English literature.He wrote dozens of plays which continue to dominate world theater 400 years later. John Lennon John Lennon was a musician and composer who was a member of the Beatles, the biggest rock band of the 1960s
• Sir Winston Churchill Winston Churchill was a politician, a soldier, an artist, and the 20th centurys most famous and celebrated Prime Minister.
• Charles Darwin Charles Darwin was a British naturalist of the nineteenth century. He and others developed the theory of evolution. This theory forms the basis for the modern life sciences. Darwins most famous books are The Origin of Species and The Descent of Man.