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DESCRIPTIONEngland PPT Presentation (Arab Academy for Science, Technology & Maritime Transport Students) Information System Project.
Mohamed Reda Farahat
Mahmoud Mohamed Negad
- England's Geography
England is a part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain, its an island situated off the North West coast of Europe.
Bordered by Scotland in the north, the North Sea in the east, the English Channel in the south and Wales in the west.
Most of England is rolling hills.
Scafell Pike is the highest mountain in England with an elevation of 978 meters.
- Key Facts on England
Major Cities: London- Leeds- Liverpool- Manchester.
Capital: London with a population of 7,556,900.
Population: 51,446,000 inhabitants.
Geographic size: 130,395km2 .
National Anthem:None.God Save the Queen, Land of Hope and Glory.
Currency: Pound sterling (GBP).
- Climate of England
England has a temperate climate, with mild winters with temperatures not much lower than 0C, and not much higher than 32C in summer. Generally, July is normally the warmest month, and February is normally the coldest.
- Religions in England
71.75% of England's population are Christians.
22.52% is unidentified or non-religious.
Other religious minorities include Muslims which account for 3% of the population.
There are also Jewish, Hindu and Sikh minorities.
- People Distribution
- The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Usually referred to as The UK,United Kingdom, Great Britainor Britain.Britain is part of the British isles in the north-west of Europe. Britain is a union made up of four constituent countries:
The Kingdom of England.
The Kingdom of Scotland.
The Principality of Wales.
The Province of Northern Ireland
- England and Wales joined together in 1284 under the statue of Rhuddlan.
Scotlands monarchy then joined Englands monarchy in 1603.
In 1707 the kingdoms of Scotland and England then united together to form the kingdom of Great Britain.
In 1801 Ireland joined the union to form the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.
- Due to disputes about religion, southern Ireland declared independence but Northern Ireland remained part of the United Kingdom
- Government of England
Parliamentary democracy with a constitutional monarchy.
Queen Elizabeth II as a head of the state.
The continuity of the monarchy has been interrupted only once (the republic of 1649-60) in over a thousand years.
Parliaments is made up of the House of common, the House of lords and the Queen in her constitutional role.
- Economy of England
The Economy of England is the largest of the four economies of the United Kingdom.
England is one of the world's most greatly industrialized countries.
England is a chief shipbuilding country.
England is an important manufacturer of chemical and textile products.
Automobiles, and aircrafts are among England's.
Other important industrial products:
The most important economic sectors:
- Tourism in England
Tourismplays a significant part in the economic life in England .
Many other people come to England as tourists, and this is economically beneficial.
In theUKas a whole, tourism contributes 76 billionpoundsto theBritish economy, and it employs 6.1% of the working population, making it the 6th largest industry.
- Types of tourism in England
Cultural and heritage tourism :Britain's tourist industry is principally "cultural" and "heritage" based, and many tourists are attracted to England because of its history
Ecotourism : Britain also has some unique natural environments, and has a significant "Ecotourism" industry
- Cultural and heritage tourism
Cambridge: A famous university town
Liverpool: The 2008European Capital of Culture, a major port andWorld Heritage Site, home to two cathedrals and houses more listed buildings.
Oxford: now a busy commercial city, which also has a famous university
Stonehenge, a World Heritage Site in Wiltshire
- Places to visit in England
The United Kingdom is one of the most worlds most popular tourists destination.
The most important places to visit are:
Big Ben in London, The Tower of London is an old cell, Westminster Abbey is a Church and Sthonenge.
- Festivals in England
Ascot Racecourse is famous because everybody wears white top hats and elegant sun hats.
Christmas is annual holiday celebrated on December 25th.people decorate their houses and Christmas trees with light and ornaments.
Halloween is celebrated on October 31st.many people wear costumes and the children ask "trick or treat", house to house.
- Englands Sports
England has a strong sporting heritage, and during the 19th century codified many sports that are now played around the world. Sports originating in England include association football.
- The Premier League is an English professional league for association football clubs. At the top of the English football league system, it is the country's primary football competition. Contested by 20 clubs
- England national football team whose home ground is wembley stadium
- Englands national football team has won the FIFA world cup in 1966 the year they hosted the Cup
England was paired with Portugal in the semifinals who had overcome a resolute North Korean outfit by five goals to three.
The final took place at Wembley as almost 100,000 people packed into the famous old ground. England ended the match with West Germany with 4:2 thanks to hat trick from Geoff Hurst
- The Conclusion
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