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By Fiona Beddall

Britain is a small state however it has a protracted heritage. realize how wars, revolutions and faith have replaced its heritage. examine different nations of the uk and the good women and men who've formed the British country.

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When his army won, he ruled Britain without a king or queen. (c) He was not interested in Britain, so Parliament was left in charge of the country.

F) was pleased with her title – ‘Empress of India’. (g) killed the future emperor of Austria? (h) invaded Poland in 1939? (i) was the head of British government in the Second World War? (j) is the head of the Commonwealth today? 2 Were these countries ruled by Britain? Answer yes or no. Don’t look at the book! (a) America (b) Canada (c) Japan (d) India (e) Egypt (f) Spain (g) Prussia (h) Poland (i) Australia (j) South Africa (k) China (l) Pakistan ACTIVITIES AFTER READING THE BOOK 1 Choose one or more of these words for each character.

D) He sent ships and soldiers to England because he wanted to make it a Catholic country. 14 Open answers 15 (a) Yes (b) Parliament 16 (a) John agreed to a list of rules for good government. (b) Ordinary businessmen were in the first parliament. (c) Charles I was killed because of his disagreements with Parliament. (d) Oliver Cromwell ruled Britain as Lord Protector. (e) William and Mary were asked by Parliament to rule Britain. (f) George I gave the control of Britain to Parliament. 17–18 Open answers (a) W (b) W (c) R (d) R 19 20 (a) US (b) Australia (c) Trafalgar (d) Napoleon (e) Churchill (f) Hong Kong © Pearson Education Limited 2006 (a) enemies (b) enemies (c) friends (d) enemy (e) friend (f) enemies (g) friends (h) friends 25–32 Open answers Answers to Factsheet Activities Communicative Activities Open answers ACTIVITIES BEFORE READING THE BOOK 1 (a) Four.

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