Chapter 8: The Treaties

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Chapter 8: The Treaties

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which was the most recent treaty agreed by EU member states? 
    • A. 

      Amsterdam

    • B. 

      Nice

    • C. 

      Schengen

    • D. 

      Lisbon

  • 2. 
    Which treaty led to the creation of the European Economic Community? 
    • A. 

      Paris

    • B. 

      Rome

    • C. 

      Brussels

    • D. 

      Maastricht

  • 3. 
    What was the purpose of the Schengen Agreement? 
    • A. 

      To allow some countries to move faster to bring down border controls

    • B. 

      To revive plans to complete the single market

    • C. 

      To allow some countries to build a common defence force

    • D. 

      To revive plans to complete the single market

  • 4. 
    The Charter of Fundamental Rights 
    • A. 

      Gathered existing rights already recognised by EU member states into one place

    • B. 

      Provided for the right of petition for citizens

    • C. 

      Allowed member states to decide whether or not to abolish the death penalty

    • D. 

      Was adopted in 2008

  • 5. 
     Which of the following is not true of the European Convention on Human Rights? 
    • A. 

      It was signed in 1950

    • B. 

      Signature of the convention is optional for membership of the Council of Europe

    • C. 

      It can be enforced by the European Court of Human Rights

    • D. 

      It focuses on civil and political rights