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Do you know some interesting facts about Great Britain ?

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Asked by ankit shivam, 17 Nov '10 09:47 am
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Great Britain, the United Kingdom and
the British Isles do not mean the same thing!

London is the capital of the UK and of England. Edinburgh is the capital of Scotland. Belfast is the capital of Northern Ireland. Cardiff is the capital of Wales.

Ben Nevis in Scotland, at 1,343m (4,406 ft) above sea level.The lowest point in the UK is the Fenlands, which is 4 m below sea level.

temperature normally not going much below zero even in the depths of winter, and never much above 25 degrees Celsius in summer. Most of the time it is between 10 and 20 degrees Celsius...

# Major languages: English, Welsh, Irish Gaelic, Scottish Gaelic. ...more
Answered by minati vishwakarma, 17 Nov '10 10:39 am

 
  
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Brtitain k bachche bhi english me baat karte hai..........u know:-))
Answered by Fiza aafrin, 17 Nov '10 10:12 am

 
  
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Once ruled the World.
Answered by EIGHT, 17 Nov '10 11:21 am

 
  
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The official name of Great Britain is the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
England, Scotland, and Wales, together make up Great Britain.
It is the largest island in the European continent and the ninth largest in the world.
The capital and the largest city of Britain is London, while the capitals of the three countries forming Britain are London, Edinburgh, and Cardiff, of England, Scotland, and Wales, respectively.
Christianity is the major religion practiced in Great Britain with over 5 million believers across the entire island, divided into 4.5 million in England and Wales, and 750,000 in Scotland.
The official language of Britain is English.
The currency used in Great Britain is pound sterling.
Ben Navis, at 1,344 m (4,409 ft), is the highest point in Great Britain in Scotland, while the lowest point is the Fenlands which is 4 m below sea level.
Interestingly, with a population of 60 million people, Great Britain is the third most populous island in th ...more
Answered by sanjeev, 17 Nov '10 10:25 am

 
  
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Britain is the only country in the world that does not have the countrys name on its postage stamps.
Surprisingly, there are more chickens than humans in England.
Of all the mammal species found in Great Britain, rodents constitute 40% which include squirrels, mice, voles, rats, and the European beaver. Others comprise of rabbits, hares, hedgehogs, shrews, moles, and several bats species.
The deer is the largest land-based wild animal found in Great Britain. The largest species is the red deer, followed by roe deer and fallow deer.
Answered by anju chauhan, 17 Nov '10 09:59 am

 
  
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When Bharat-versh was known as Golden-bird,there were no inhabitents and was a jungle and outsiders were the settlers ,no natives 2 th.yrs back
Answered by vishwabandhubajpai, 17 Nov '10 09:58 am

 
  
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Great Britain is a part of the United Kingdom. Britain lies towards the northwest of Continental Europe. It is a big island encircled by around 1,000 small islands. It is located only 35 km from France. It includes Scotland, Wales and England. England is the largest of all of these. Tyne, Thames, Severn and Humber are significant rivers flowing through the country. It is the native land of great minds like Darwin, Shakespeare, Newton and the Beatles. It is also home to the worlds biggest foreign exchange market, the inventor of the hovercraft, JK Rowling - the author of the Harry Potter books and the worlds richest football club - Manchester United. Continue reading for some more fascinating, interesting and fun facts about Great Britain
Answered by Ram, 17 Nov '10 09:52 am

 
  
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Yes they are big looters of world
they invented cricket but couldnt become world champion
Answered by jatin, 17 Nov '10 09:52 am

 
  
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There was a time when sun never set on british empire
Answered by anil garg, 17 Nov '10 03:46 pm

 
  
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