Semester (Science, English, Maths) 5-6 2018

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Semester (Science, English, Maths) 5-6 2018


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In this part answer 30 questions and demonstrate your knowledge of Geography and History of Europe.
  • 2. 
    Read the text and choose the best variant to complete the gaps.
  • 3. 
    Europe Europe is located west of Asia and north of Africa. It's the second smallest  ___________ of the world.
    • A. 

      Country

    • B. 

      Continent

    • C. 

      City

  • 4. 
    Europe stretches all the way from the Arctic in the north to the Mediterranean Sea in the south, and from the Atlantic Ocean in the west to  __________  in the east.
    • A. 

      The Ural mountains

    • B. 

      The Alps

    • C. 

      The Volga

  • 5. 
    It has many rivers, lakes and mountain ranges. The highest mountain in Europe is  __________ . Its highest peak is 5 642 metres above sea level.
    • A. 

      Mont Blanc in the Alps

    • B. 

      Mount Elbrus in the Caucasus

    • C. 

      Mount Etna in Sicily

  • 6. 
    The largest lake in Europe is  _________. It is located in north-western Russia and it is the 14th largest lake in the world. Its surface covers an area of 17 700 km2.
    • A. 

      Lake Onega

    • B. 

      Lake Ladoga

    • C. 

      Lake Geneva

  • 7. 
    The longest river in Europe is Volga, the second place takes  __________. It rises in the Black Forest region of Germany and flows eastwards through Austria, Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria, Moldova, Ukraine and Romania.In all, it covers a distance of about 2 850 km.
    • A. 

      The Danube

    • B. 

      The Dnieper

    • C. 

      The Rhine

  • 8. 
    Countries in Europe There are  ______  countries in Europe, each with its own language, currency, and varied culture.
    • A. 

      47

    • B. 

      50

    • C. 

      59

  • 9. 
    In tasks 7-10 match the names of the European countries with their shapes and colours of their national flag.
  • 10. 
    What country is it?
    • A. 

      Austria

    • B. 

      Spain

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Italy

    • E. 

      Russia

  • 11. 
    What country is it?
    • A. 

      Austria

    • B. 

      Spain

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Italy

    • E. 

      Russia

  • 12. 
    What country is it?
    • A. 

      Austria

    • B. 

      Spain

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Italy

    • E. 

      Russia

  • 13. 
    What country is it?
    • A. 

      Austria

    • B. 

      Spain

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Italy

    • E. 

      Russia

  • 14. 
    Languages in Europe People in Europe speak many different languages. Most of these languages belong to three large groups or ‘families’: Germanic, Romance and _______. The languages in each group are alike because they have the same ancestors.
    • A. 

      Slavic

    • B. 

      Latin

    • C. 

      Indian

  • 15. 
    Europe has a  temperate  climate – neither hot nor cold.  The weather is warm and dry in summer (from June to September) and _______ in winter (from December to March).
    • A. 

      Warm

    • B. 

      Hot

    • C. 

      Cold

  • 16. 
    Coping with the winter Wild animals in cold regions of Europe usually have thick fur or feathers to keep them warm, and their coats may be white to camouflage them in the snow. Some spend the winter sleeping to save energy. This is called  __________.
    • A. 

      Wintering

    • B. 

      Hibernating

    • C. 

      Energizing

  • 17. 
    Many birds cannot easily find food during cold winter months. So they fly south in the autumn and don’t return until spring. Some travel thousands of kilometres to spend the winter in Africa. This seasonal travelling is called  ________.
    • A. 

      Moving

    • B. 

      Migrating

    • C. 

      Flying

  • 18. 
    Enjoying the spring and summer When spring comes to Europe, the weather gets warmer. Snow and ice melt. Birds return to make their nests and raise their families. Flowers open, trees put out new leaves. Sun is shining and gives the  _______ to animals and plants.
    • A. 

      Energy

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Oxygen

  • 19. 
    The sea Europe has thousands of kilometres of coastline, which nature has shaped in various ways. There are tall rocky cliffs and amazing beaches. In Norway,  the coast is carved into steep-sided valleys called  _________.
    • A. 

      Fjords

    • B. 

      Plains

    • C. 

      Hills

  • 20. 
    Look at the famous European landmarks and match them with the countries they are located in.
  • 21. 
    Stonehenge
    • A. 

      Spain

    • B. 

      The UK

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Russia

    • E. 

      France

    • F. 

      Italy

  • 22. 
    Eiffel Tower
    • A. 

      Spain

    • B. 

      The UK

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Russia

    • E. 

      France

    • F. 

      Italy

  • 23. 
    Brandenburg Gate
    • A. 

      Spain

    • B. 

      The UK

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Russia

    • E. 

      France

    • F. 

      Italy

  • 24. 
    The Sagrada Familia
    • A. 

      Spain

    • B. 

      The UK

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Russia

    • E. 

      France

    • F. 

      Italy

  • 25. 
    The Colosseum
    • A. 

      Spain

    • B. 

      The UK

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Russia

    • E. 

      France

    • F. 

      Italy

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