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European Government, Religion, Geography.[print questions]

Head of government in parliamentary system
a) President
b) Prime minister
c) Queen
d) Chancellor

Oldest European religion
a) Islam
b) Christianity
c) Judaism

Keeps the UK warmer than Russia which helps trade
a) Gulfstream
b) Summer seasons
c) Latitude lines
d) Direct sunlight

Muslim traditions that must be followed
a) Five Pillars of Islam
b) Five Testaments of Muslims
c) Baptism
d) Mecca's Holy Plan

Local/state government is strong; weak central government
a) Federal
b) Unitary
c) Confederation
d) Autocracy

Currency of most countries in the European Union
a) Ruble
b) Euro
c) Peso
d) Dollar

Currency of the United Kingdom
a) Dollar
b) Peso
c) Euro
d) Pound

Ruled by a small group or family; a few
a) Democracy
b) Autocracy
c) Oligarchy
d) Unitary

Government powers are split/shared by central and local government
a) Democracy
b) Unitary
c) Confederation
d) Federal

Ruled by the people; people can vote
a) Democracy
b) Oligarchy
c) Autocracy

One strong ruler. Example was Hitler
a) Democracy
b) Oligarchy
c) Autocracy

Romance languages
a) German, English
b) English, Russian
c) French, Italian
d) Italian, German

Ports closed all year due to harsh climate
a) Italy
b) Germany
c) UK
d) Russia

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