11 terms

GCSE UK in the world


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The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. It includes England, Scotland, Wales, and six counties of Ireland, ruled by the king or queen of England, and represented in the nation's parliament
British Commonwealth
an association of nations that were formerly colonies of the British Empire
is the language of many countries, and the main language used for businesses around the world
European Union
economic and political partnership between 28 European countries
The possible British Exit from the European Union
English speaking countries
Exchange of goods and services
Trade deficit
An imbalance in international trade in which the value of imports exceeds the value of exports. The UK has this
The UK's largest EU trading partner
The UK's largest global trading partner
UK has extensive electronic communication network
not only across the whole country but linking it to other parts of the word.