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ABOUT THE UNITED KINGDOM

 

- What is the name of the flag of the United Kingdom ? ....................................................................

It is made up of 3 crosses :
- St Andrew's for ...........................................................
- St George's for ...........................................................
- St Patrick's for ............................................................

- What creature can you see on the Welsh flag ? .....................................................................................

- What is the title of the National Anthem ? ..............................................................................................

 

FAMOUS BRITISH POLITICIANS

 

What is the name of the man on the photo ? ........................................................................................


 


What is extraordinary about Margaret Thatcher ?

.................................................................................

Give the dates :
from ........................................to...........................................

 

Who was the Prime Minister from 1990 to 1997 ?

.................................................


 

 


 

Who is David Cameron ?...

 

What is the address of the Government in London ? ......................................................................................................................

 

 

 

THE MONARCHY

 

 

 

 


What was Henry VIII, Mary I and Elizabeth I 's family name ? ..............................................................
............................................

 




Where does the coronation of a king or a queen take place ? ................................................................

Who conducts the service ? ...........................................................

In what year did Queen Elizabeth's coronation take place ? ..........................................................

 


 

What is Trooping the Colour ? .........................................................................

What does it celebrate ? ...........................................................

When does it take place ? ..........................................................

What is the name of the official London Residence
of the Queen ?

....................................................................................................


 


 

What happened in Windsor Castle on 20 November 1992 ?

..............................................................

 

THE CROWN JEWELS

 

Where can you see them ? .....................................................................................................................


 



Click on the picture.

 

Circle the jewels you can see :

earrings - a sceptre -
a necklace - a sword -
a crown - bracelets - an orb


THE ROYAL FAMILY

 

QUEEN ELIZABETH

Is she Elizabeth I, II or III ? ...........................................................
When was she born ? ...........................................................
How old is she today ? ...........................................................
What is her husband's name ? ...........................................................
How many children have they got ? ...........................................................
Write their names : ...........................................................

 


 

HER MAJESTY QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER

Who was she ? ...........................................................

How old was she when she died on 30th March 2002 ? .......................................................................................


The PRINCE of WALES

What is his first name ? ...........................................................

Who did he marry in 1981 ? ...........................................................

Where ?
...........................................................

When, where and how did she die ? ...........................................................

How many children did they have ? ...........................................................

Write their names and their ages : ...........................................................

 


Whose son is PRINCE WILLIAM ?
.................................................................................................

What are his favourite sports ?
.................................................................................................

Is he first in line to the British Throne ?
................................................................................................

 


What is the name of
Prince William's brother
?
................................................................................

What are his hobbies ? .................................................................................

 

 

Who is in line to the throne?

...............................................................................................................................................................................................

 

 

(Updated on 10/02/2012)