Countries


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The United Kingdom
of Great Britain
and Northern Ireland

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The UK
has four
historic parts.
England
Scotland
Wales
Northern
Ireland
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Some Basic Information
244 thousand sq km
Area
Population
59 million
Britons
Official language
English
Location
Europe
Mountains
Longest river
Largest Lake
Borders
Nationality
Ireland
France
the Netherlands
Belguim
Ben Nevis
1,343 metres
The Severn
354 km
lough Neagh
382 sq km
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England
London
The Red Rose
Coat of arms of England. There are three heraldic lions on the red field. It was created by the King Richard I («The Lionheart») in 1190.
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Scotland
Thistle
Coat of arms of Scotland. The heraldic lion with blue tongue and claws. The red border with lilies around it
Edinburg
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Argent a cross gules, overall on a six pointed star of the field ensigned by an Imperial crown proper a dexter hand couped at the wrist of the second.
Northern Ireland
Shamrock
Belfast
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Wales
Daffodil
Coat of arms of Wales. White and green shield with red dragons. St.Edward’s crown is above it.
Cardiff
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The United
States
of America
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Some Basic Information
9 million sq km
Area
Population
276 million
Americans
Official language
English
Location
America
Mountains
Longest river
Largest Lake
Borders
Nationality
Canada
Mexico
Russia
Mount McKinley
6,194 metres
The mississippi
6,019 km
Lake Superior
83,270 sq km
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Alaska
Alaska is as big as England, France, Italy and Spain combined
Alaska officially became the 49th state on January 3, 1959.
The wild forget-me-not is the official state flower.
The willow ptarmigan is the official state bird.
The state motto is North to the Future.
Juneau
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The saguaro cactus blossom is the official state flower. The saguaro is the largest American cactus.
The cactus wren is the official state bird. It grows seven to eight inches long
The colors blue and gold are the official state colors.
Arizona
Phoenix
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Sierra Nevada
Big Sur
California
Redwood is the tallest tree in the world (113 metres)
Sacramento
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Miami Beach
Orange Blossom
Sabal Palm
Florida
Tallahassee
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The Russian Federation
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Some Basic Information
17 million sq km
Area
Population
147 million
Russian
Official language
Russian
Location
Eurasia
Mountains
Longest river
Largest Lake
Nationality
Elbrus
5,642 metres
The Lena
4,400 km
Lake Baikal
31,5 sq km
The Caspian Sea
371,000 sq km
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Russian state developed through several major forms: Kievan Rus’, Muscovy, Russian Empire, Soviet Union, Russian Federation.
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The key events in Russian history: the adoption of Christianity from Byzantium Empire, Mongol conquest of Russia, rise of Moscow, peasants serfdom, reforms of Peter the Great, communism, reforms of 1990th.
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Кострома
Нерехта
Палех
Плес
Переславль-Залесский
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Ростов
Сергиев Посад
Суздаль
Углич
Юрьев-Польский
Ярославль
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The capital of Russia
Moscow