What is different about the United Kingdom?

What defines the United Kingdom?

The ‘United Kingdom’ refers to a political union between, England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Although the UK is a fully independent sovereign state, the 4 nations that make it up are also countries in their own right and have a certain extent of autonomy.

Is Britain and England same?

Britain is the landmass where England is, England is one country, and the United Kingdom is four countries united together.

Why is UK famous for?

ENGLAND is famous for many things – David Beckham, Fish and Chips, Big Ben, Red Buses, black cabs, Oasis, Blur, the Beatles, London and tea. … England is famous for its educational institutes. It has some of the most famous universities of the world like Oxford, Cambridge and London universities.

Is Germany part of the UK?

Both nations are also founding members of several of the European political communities. With Britain’s entry into the EEC in 1973, both countries have been primary members of what is now the European Union.

Germany–United Kingdom relations.

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How old is England?

The kingdom of England – with roughly the same borders as exist today – originated in the 10th century. It was created when the West Saxon kings extended their power over southern Britain.

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