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Facts about Germany
1. Use your atlas to help you complete the following statements about Germany. Political (page 37) a) Germany is located above the equator, and is therefore in the _____________________________ hemisphere. b) The country that is on Germany’s northern border is called ________________________. c) The two countries on Germany’s southern border are ________________________ and __________________________. d) Germany joined the European Union in the year _______________ Physical (page 36) e) Two of Germany’s rivers are called _____________________ and __________________. f) Most of the land in northern Germany has a height of around ____________________ meters above sea level. g) Most of the land in southern Germany has a height of around ____________________ meters above sea level. h) Germany has two seas on its border _______________________ and ____________________. Population (use pages 22, 23 & 26) i) Most people in Germany can expect to live until they are ___________________________ years old. j) Most people in Germany eat _______________________________ calories per day. k) There are __________________________ doctors per 100,000 people in Germany. l) People in Germany consume, on average, ________________________ kilograms of oil per person. Data (use page 96) m) There are approximately ________________ million people in Germany. n) ___________ % of people have access to safe water. o) On average there are ________ people per car in Germany.

Use the following key to colour the map of Germany.829. Don’t forget to draw the key on your map! 0-4 million 4-8 million 12+ million Yellow (or your lightest colour) Light Green (or Light Blue) Brown (or Purple or Black) 8-12 million Dark Green (or Dark Blue) 4.000 2.000 2.075. 3.355.000 12.000 4.000 18.717.000 2.000 2.720.444.000 1.061.000 1.296. What do you notice about where people live in Germany? ____________________________________________________________________________________________ .400. to show the populations of each state in Germany.Where does everyone live in Germany? State Baden-Württemberg Bavaria Berlin Brandenburg Bremen Hamburg Hesse Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Lower Saxony North Rhine-Westphalia Rhineland-Palatinate Saarland Saxony Saxony-Anhalt Schleswig-Holstein Thuringia Population 10.000 8.001. b) There are approximately __________ million people living in Bavaria.5.056.568. a) There are approximately __________ million people living in Lower Saxony. Use the table above to complete the sentences below.098.000 4.494.000 6.000 3. Round figures to the closest 0.00 2.000 1.000 663.735.

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