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The United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland,commonly known as the United Kingdom or britain, is a sovereign state located off the north-western coast of continental Europe. The UK is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea in the east, the English Channel in the south and the Irish Sea in the west.

Currency

money

This is a British 5 Pounds note.

The British currency is the Pound Sterling. The pound is made up of 100 pence just like the American dollar is split into 100 pennies.

Government

The Government in the United Kingdom is a Constitutional Monarchy. They Have a Queen but she does not have much power, Most things are run by the prime minister. The Prime Minister and the other most senior Ministers belong to the supreme decision-making committee.

queen

This is the Queen of England

Foods

food

Fish and chips

Fish and chips are a mainstay of British cuisine. Cod, haddock, and or plaice are dipped in batter then deep-fried and then served with chips.
Mushy or green peas and tartar sauce often accompany this dish.Dinner is also Known as tea or supper.

Wonders

Eye

London Eye, a giant observation wheel located in the Jubilee Gardens on the South Bank. Built as part of londons Mellinium celebrations.