UNITED KINGDOM: JUST THE FACTS
The United Kingdom includes England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. Much of our culture here in the United States came from these areas.
1. and 2. Use this information to draw 2 circle graphs:
3. Democracy started to develop in 1215 with the Magna Carta. The Magna Carta is similar to our Bill of Rights. How many years ago is that? __________________ How many decades? ______________ How many centuries? ____________
4. The Industrial Revolution began in Great Britain in the early 1700's.
John Kay invented the fly shuttle to help in the textile industry.
5. Use this information to make a line graph:
6. Use this information to make a bar graph:
7. Here is a map of the British Empire as of 1900. Estimate what % of the world was ruled by Great Britain at that time. Justify your answer.