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Eindexamenleerlingen moeten (met betrekking tot de traditionele moederlanden) elementaire kennis hebben van: • Hoofdzaken van de staatsinrichting • Zeer.

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2 Eindexamenleerlingen moeten (met betrekking tot de traditionele moederlanden) elementaire kennis hebben van: • Hoofdzaken van de staatsinrichting • Zeer belangrijke gebeurtenissen uit de (recente) geschiedenis • Belangrijke geografische gegevens • Hoofdzaken van het onderwijssysteem • Opvallende verschillen met de eigen cultuur

3 Britannia rules the Waves!

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7  The United Kingdom: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland (= Ulster) + a few islands (e.g. Isle of Wight)  (Great) Britain: England, Scotland and Wales  The British Isles: The United Kingdom + Republic of Ireland (Eire) So… use the word British(Britten)!

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9  Kilts, clans  Loch Ness  Edinburgh festival  Sean Connery  Sir Arthur Conan Doyle  Annie Lennox  Simple Minds

10  Cymru  Rugby  Laura Ashley  Roald Dahl  Manic Street Preachers  The Stereophonics

11  84% of UK lives in England  Wimbledon  Stonehenge  Robin Hood  William Shakespeare  David Beckham  JK Rowling

12  Giant’s Causeway  Guinness  Titanic was built in Belfast  CS Lewis  James Nesbitt  George Best

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14  Agriculture  Irish (Gaelic)  Music  Jonathan Swift  Eoin Colfer  U2  The Cranberries

15  Celts & Picts  55 BC – 450 AD - Romans  Angles/Saxons/ Jutes  8th century– Vikings  1066 – Battle of Hastings  Many Kings & Queens e.g.:  Henry VIII (The Tudors) – religion!  Elizabeth I (The Tudors) – good queen Bess  Victoria ( The Hanoverians) –  Elizabeth II (House of Windsor) – current queen

16 1973: Britain enters the European Community : Margaret Thatcher Britain’s first female Prime Minister

17 Daughter of George VI Prince Philip (married: 1947) Prince Charles Princess Anne Prince Andrew Prince Edward

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22 * Constituencies * 650 elected members * MP ( Member of Parliament ) * 5 years Democratically elected house, makes laws and checks the work of Government Democratically elected house, makes laws and checks the work of Government

23  PM (Prime Minister)= Minister President  Home Office= Ministerie van Binnenlandse zaken  Foreign Office= Ministerie van Buitenlandse zaken  Chancellor of the Exchequer= Minister van Financiën  A Secretary (of State)= minister  A Minister (of State) = staatssecretaris

24 A forum of expertise, making laws and providing scrutiny of Government A forum of expertise, making laws and providing scrutiny of Government * More than 1,000 members * appr. 250 active * bishops, judges, life peers * Hereditary peers * not elected

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28 Nick CleggDavid CameronEd Milliband

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30 Nursery school First school (5-8/9) Middle school (8/9 - 12/13) Comprehensive school (12/13 – 18/19) Nursery school (2-5) Primary school (5-11) Comprehensive school (11 – 16/18) Grammar school

31 Play school (2-5)Pre-prepatory school (5-8)Prep. school (8-13)Public school (13-16/18)

32  At 16 : GCSE  Two years later: A- levels (usually in three subjects)  Higher education: universities/polytechnics  University: Cambridge & Oxford  Further education: part-time studies combined with work  Boarding schools: Eton (boys)

33  14 February: Valentine’s Day  31 October: Hallowe’en  5 November: Guy Fawkes Night (1605)  11 November: Poppy Day (Remembrance Day)  26 December: Boxing Day

34  NHS (National Health Service) vs. private care  Sports: Football & Cricket  Newspapers:  Tabloids: The Sun/Daily Mirror  Quality press: The Times / The Independent / The Guardian  Magazine: The Economist  TV: BBC  Food: Fish and chips  Pubs (Public House) – Pub Grub

35 God save our gracious Queen! Long live our noble Queen! God save the Queen! Send her victorious, Happy and glorious, Long to reign over us, God save the Queen.


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