which country has the largest muslim population in western europe?
The middle ages was a time characterized by
feudalism and manorialism
was the first country in world history to have more people over the age of 60 than below 20
how many countries are in the european union
the eastern part of the roman empire was reborn as the
the byzantine empire ended with the fall of what city to the ottoman turks?
which of the following countries is not being considered for entry in the european union
between the late 1960's and 1998 what divided the nation of ireland mainly between nationalist catholics and unionist protestants
the western part of the roman empire was reborn as the
holy roman empire
the pope encouraged european nations to launch a series of crusades after the humiliating defeat of the byzantines at the battle of
at the beginning of the 13th century what was the ottoman leader who transformed a band of muslim warriors into a fighting force that helped build the world's most powerful empire?
he wrote the rule which became the starting point for most of western european monastic life
benedict of nursia
until recently its empire governed nearly a fourth of the globe the last invasion of tis mainland was the norman conquest in 1066 the industrail revolution began in its major city
starting in the 5th century this country influenced western ideas of democracy philosophy and art 3000 islands and crete is the most prominent
this is the northernmost scandinavian country the western coast contains thousands of island and also beautiful fjords
this country has developed a unique blend of western and moorish cultures at the southern tip is the rock of gibraltar the king is juan carlos
this country chose not to join the EU because of the possible loss of fishing rights three fourths of the land is glacers volcanoes and lava desert first settlers were from Norway
this roman catholic ountry is divided into two regions with the sothern seciton made up of french speaking walloons headquarters of the EU steel is the largest industry
Alps occupy almost 70% of the nation crossroads of central europe birthplace of mozart
this country is on the jutland peninsula 500 islands vikings people are scandinavian greenland self governing part of this country
this country endured the fascist dictatorship of benito mussolini after WWI it is predominately roman catholic sardinia and sicily are major island
this country had to endure a potato famine peat is primary fuel home to writers shaw yeats joyce and swift
official languages are german french and italian this country is not a member of teh EU has not fought a war since 1515
home to the black forest and the bavarian alps lost in WWI and WWII exports includemotor vehicles and chemicals
constitutional monarchy center for banking and finance residents learn three languages french german and letzeburgesch
the capital of this country is built on 14 islands connected by bridges maintains a large standing army over half the nation is covered by forests
forests cover 70% of the land lutheran 1/3 of the countyr liesnorth of the arctic circle lost land to russia
producer of high speed trains concorde wines from bordeaux burgundy and champagne regions
during the last 600 years more than 1/5 of hte land has been recliamed by pumpin gout the north sea contains the world's busiest seaport
this is the poorest country in western europe occupies the western portion of the iberian peninsula
europe is currently experien a population what? negative growth rate and their populationis fallin
after the fall of the roman empire in what year?
europe entered a period of change referred to as the ?
charles martel prevented the muslims from advancing furter into france at the battle of ? in what year?
what marked a new era of increased learning and scientific learning
who traveled farther east than any other european people even making it as far as constantinople traveling on rivers?
what mountain range forms europes eastern boundary?
What forms the western boundary
What Irish settlement offered the best hope of a lasting settlement to the violence in Ireland
Good Friday Agreement
What river carries more commercial traffic than any other river in the world?
What is an ancient network of trails and trading routes connecting east asis to the mediteranean
the sultan who was responsible for the greatest ottoman assault on christian europe was
T or F france was a colonial power in Louisiana africa canada and the middle east
who was the seed drill invented by?
the ottoman empire started in the blank century and ended in the blank
the republic of ireland started in?
catholic ireland was brought under the rule of protestand england during the rule of ?/
henry the VIII
europe as the third largest population of the continents
the longest river in western europe?
what is the worlds largest seaport
who are 3 famous people from the age of enlightenment?
Newton benjamin franklin george washington
name 3 contributions of monasteries
agriculture literacy taking in widows and orphans