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Europe, the world's second-smallest continent by surface area, comprises of the westernmost peninsula of Eurasia, and shares 2% of the Earth's surface and about 6.8% of its land area. It is the third-most populous continent after Asia and Africa, having about 11% of the world's population.
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ANSWER The Powder Keg area was The Ottaman Empire or The Balkans.In the Balkans:Serbia, Romania, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Albania, Greece and Turkey.
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It just never entered their minds to take their child and mutilate their genital by cutting a piece of it. Neither were they influenced by the quackery espoused by the british medical fraternity as were english speaking countrys like the collonys and the USA. Circumcision is a religious practice tha…
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The civilian populations of European countries were subjected to all of the terror and hardships of war. They also had to adapt to wartime economies with new jobs, civil defense, and food rationing. The years preceding, during, and after the war saw the greatest flight of refugees in recorded hist…
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Europeans moved to the Eastern Seaboard at first, before the American Revolution. Afterwards some moved to Canada, depending on their loyalty to Britain. Later waves of Europeans came to America due to conditions in their native lands.. Economic opportunity, religious freedom, famine in Ireland, pol…
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The transfer from an economy dominated by central planning to an economy dominated more by market mechanisms was difficult for most of the Eastern Block countries. Generally speaking the closer the country was to the affluent West the better off the country did since foreign investment was an import…
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Primarily because the Germans had figured out the right way to use tanks and airplanes. In all the other armies of Europe the doctrines were still those of WWI, that mobility was impossible and that strong fortifications could stop any advance. Tanks and airplanes were just for supporting the infant…
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It all depends upon which way Germany won. If you assume that Hitler had invaded Britain right after Dunkirk, then you would be looking at the Greater Third Reich to include all of Austria, the former Czechoslovakia, all of Poland, Alsace and Lorraine (from France), the southern portion of Denmark a…
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"because of the nationalistic spirit that was causing revolts and rebellion in that area prior to World War I. It was where "the Great War," World War I, began with the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand."
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The burden of the Treaty of Versailles on the German economy, whereby the entire cost of the first world war was allocated to Germany as debt; while at the same time it's industrial infrastructure was siezed, so it could not repay said debts. The German government began monetizing this debt, creati…
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Tens of millions of people had been killed. Whole cities had been reduced to rubble. Highway and railroad systems had been bombed and torn up making transportation difficult to impossible.
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Answer The four countries are Austria, Germany, Slovakia and Poland.
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Hiter's invaded Poland so Britain and France declared war on Germany to stop German expansionism.
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I would have he engine's ECU (computer) scanned for error codes. Some auto parts stores will rent you the tool for free i.e. Autozone, or you can buy it for around 100 bucks. Look up the code (if any) on the web or check the booklet that comes w/ the scanner for an explaination. Could be a vacuum le…
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Cycling is definitely picking up popularity in the US. As for Europe, I'm not sure. If you ever want to know how much popularity cycling has, go to your local bike shop and ask roughly how many bikes they sell each year. It'll blow you away. Google the tour de France or lance armstronge I've noti…
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The Goths in ancient history were a group of tribes including the Ostrogoths, Visigoths, Lombards, and Vandals. They were of Germanic origin and for the most part probably practiced variations of the Pagan religions of Northern Europe. These religions were most likely similar to that of the Vikings,…
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The europeans started slavery because the king of Europe ordered the servants to build houses all over the land. The servants were not happy with the request so, they decided that people from Africa were lazy and need to do the work for them. They threanted them furiosly to come with them and work. …
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The Japanese withdrawal from Manchuria enabled the Russians to deploy fresh divisions of crack Siberian troops equiped with T-34 tanks. They were facing the Japanese threat to the eastern front against Germany, and that turned the tide of war in Russia's favor and was the beginning of the end for Ge…
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An American Bar Association study over 10 years ago put the number at 20 million.
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Answer The neutral countries in Europe were: Irish Free State (as it then was) Portugal Spain Sweden Switzlerland Plus the micro states.
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If you want to put an answer and you say "You can't trust other people." how can they trust you? We are all humans, so lets make some peace by trusting other people and yourself. Remember that. -- Because a lot of people are clueless or otherwise stupid. Remember, the average IQ is about 100.
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Answer Raffaello Sanzio (b. 1483, Urbino, d. 1520, Roma)
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Some airlines have some really good prices, but the prices are usually lowered on short notice, when they have extra space on the plane, so you'd have to be flexible. but if you really want to travel to Europe in an interesting way, travel on a freighter ship. they arent as well accomodated as crui…
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Answer 1- Europe (remember Italy, French, UK and Germany are 4 world's power) 2- USA 3- China. 2006 GDP Figures from the CIA World Factbook, in Trillions of dollars, purchasing power parity: European Union: 13.080 United State: 13.060 China: 10.210 Prior to 2005, and probably back to 1942, t…
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How did Britain's splendid isolation and desire for a peaceful Europe figure into her colonial expansions overseas? If Britain was concentrating all of its' not inconsiderable resources into an aliance, or agreement, closer to home, then surely it stands to common reasoning that its' forces abroad …
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Answer Pros....it is a unique experience that is only known through experiencing having a living, breathing baby moving inside of you. Nothing in the world tops that experience, except for the birth of a child!!! 2. Most women have what is called a "glow" about them while pregnant. Very beautiful…
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The worst possible thing anyone could imagine.
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Well, Europe isn't a country, it is a continent. You don't say in the US, that you and Canadians and Mexicans are all the same. That's an insult! Same goes for Europe; don't call a Englishman or a Dutchman he is a European; he'll be angry with you! Also, you acnnot say; Brussel is the capital of Eur…
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The rules, laws and standards of International Travel in the 19th century were vastly different to how International Travel is handled in the 21st or 20th century. Prior to 1910; many immigrants, traders and a variety of people from a multitude of social classes and standings took a variety of route…
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Europe too close? 3/24/06 It depends on whether you measure the distance between NA and Greenland (which belongs to Denmark, therefore is Europe)from Cape Dyer on Baffin Island to the west coast of Greenland--about 100 statute miles--or measure the distance between Ellesmere Island across the Na…
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Soldiers in battle were expected to be nice and respectful to their enemies. The goal was to capture your enemy and make them surrender, not to kill them (although many did die). It wasn't until World War II that European warfare changed and total war was introduced, where citizens became targets.
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the most powerful country in 1900 was Britain in 1941/42 is was Germany during the cold war it was a competition between the soviet union and the united states and currently it is the united states in the future japan could be the most powerful economically china the most powerful military wise …
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Answer Reference the great awakening and the mingling of races... for a third, I'm not sure... to what extent: people could worship or not worship as they pleased. Answer Consider that the colonies had a good number of folks who wanted out from under the religious oppression of England. They be…
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Answer There is no fixed number. The United States started with 13 and has grown to 50.
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Answer In the 1920s Benito Mussolini took power over Italy and ruled the country single-handedly. Soon after, Adolf Hitler took control of a brutal dictatorship in Germany. And in Spain, Francisco Franco created another dictatorship. These men were known as fascists leaders who control their coun…
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Make that from 15th Sept. if you really don't want to have to put up with too many kids onboard ,as over here in Spain they don't go back to school after their summer holidays until then. The most enconomical fares are: March, April, May (except Easter when ever it falls), September October... Of c…
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The Powder Keg of Europe The southeaster area of Europe, the Balkans, was called "The Powder Keg of Europe" because of the nationalistic spirit that was causing revolts and rebellion in that area prior to World War I. It was where "the Great War," World War I, began with the assassination of Archd…
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Answer There was only one at one point, Delaware. But now there's 50. Answer 1
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75 percent i agree 100% of the way. maybe more more like 95 percent of the world ... there's more than 6 billion people in the world ... other than the United States and Canada, most countries #1 sport is soccer.
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No, especially European trafic is typically heavy. September thru early November & January thru mid February & the month of April are better options.
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Germany - except the Rhine, the Black Forest, Berlin and Munich.France and Belgium - the Ardennes.Bulgaria and Romania, provided you keep away from the coast.Slovakia.Czech Republic, provided you keep away from Prague.Russia - almost anywhere, but avoid Moscow and St Petersburg.Keep well clear of al…
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1.press brake2. put car in "D"3. Drive
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Answer There are lots of ways to reach the goal depending on how much more power you want, and how much money you want to spend. Headers, more cam, more compression, more crankshaft stroke, better heads, bigger valves, supercharger, nitrous oxide injection. Also, you can make better use of the po…
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Because i stayed late at night, which made me see how the world is in the midnight, and illuminati were everywhere after 12:00 pm, which made the world get involved in alliences to prevent me from telling the truth about thee illuminati and the free masons. So prettey much the aswer for your questio…
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Germany is in Europe .
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Partially arrogance. The Germans believed that they could be far more efficient in managing the resources of Europe. One of their philosophies was that they thought that implementing "eugenics", that they could eliminate inferior people, who they considered to be retarded, homosexuals, Jewish and ph…
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The fighting of WWI officially stopped when the armistice began at 11:00 am GMT on November 11, 1918. Although some fighting, particularly in eastern Europe, continued until about 1920, the war was largely over at this point. The allied naval blockade on Germany remained in effect until the treaty o…
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Answer . . .Europe is not an island nor a country but a continent which is located Eastward from the U.S. is divided by the North Atlantic ocean. Asia is to it's East. Europe comprises the westernmost peninsula of Eurasia.Countries such as Germany, France, Poland, Switzerland and Luxembourg are so…
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European Government All Western and Central European countries are democracies of various kinds. There are doubts about the democratic credentials of some East European and Balkan countries (Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Serbia, Macedonia, Albania - and a few others). For many purposes the European…
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It was formed to restore peace in the countries of Europe. Of course, not all countries have joined, but not all have the right roads and money that is needed to join. There are 27 countries so far, and I believe that Iceland is currently trying to join.
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China has an increasingly modernizing military and it currently stands as the largest military in the world; having over 2.8 million active personnel. Larger by any equation however does not mean better. According to the IISS the US military has an active personnel of 1.5 million. It also has a much…
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The racial makeup has shifted greatly since Roman times as each European state had it's native population or "Tribes." Many had quite advanced civilizations in their respected regions. Migration and then later competing for regional domenance fueled the ebs and flows of these tribes to interact with…
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Militarism-countries wanted theirs to have the biggest armies so they competed with each other when one of them got a bigger military Nationalism-countries felt theirs was the best so they tried to be on top and outdo each other http://americanhistory.about.com/od/worldwari/tp/causes-of-world-war-…
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Roman Empire Yes. Type "Roman Empire" on Google and you'll see. Answer In fact Europe was part of the Roman Empire since about half of it was in "Europe" as now defined, but the non-European parts - Asia Minor, Syria, Egypt, N Africa - had more than half the population, and the Eastern Empire…
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Nationalism & Imperialism Nationalism is the devotion and loyalty to ones own nation. It lead to imperialism because some countries like Britain, took nationalism to meaning that they were the best country and race in the whole world. So buy imperialising other countries, to a certain extent, th…
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surely Egypt .if you are a history fan.Egypt is hot and you will feel some discomfort,but also fun.if you want to wiev the modern technology then Europe is good then Egypt .it is your choice.i would have gone to Egypt.
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Answer Money. It cost money to move out of a country, add into the challenge of getting permits to leave the country they lived in.\ dodel
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the Europeans playsoccerbaseballcrickettennisbasketballDancearcherybaton twirlingswimmingweightsriding horsesgymnastics
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Answer It doesn't, the reason being that Europe poses no current threat to the US. This hypothesis is based on the simplistic supposition that in terms of the the out-side world, the sensitive US is primarily interested in it's 'protection from' all entities that it perceives as a danger. Answe…
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Answer Spain, Portugal, France, and Europe all settled in the New World. However, Spain and Portugal settled mostly on the southern continent (South America) and France did some settling there as well.
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Soccer is the worlds most popular sport. Everywhere soccer is popular and no where it is least popular. However, Soccer is least popular in English-speaking former British colonies. These include the USA, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, South African (Caucasian population) and Ireland.Soccer also h…
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Approximately fifty (50) self-governing political entities exist in Europe (this figure includes nations that extend into Asia, as well). In the list below, countries marked * are not always considered part of Europe. Kosovo (claimed by Serbia) and the Vatican are not recognized as independent co…
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Indulgences its what many people point to as the paragon of corruption. the church said that if you paid a certain amount of money, then the clergy man could issue you a pardon, which would erase the stain of your sins from your soul. basically the money lined the pockets of the priests and took mon…
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Asia and Europe are on the same land mass. That is the correct answer but Technically North and South America share it too.
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It is located in South-eastern France Grand canyons in Europe are found in Greece, Spain, France, Bosnia, and Corsica. None of them can compare with the Grand Canyon in northern Arizona.
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i have no lcue but someone should really anwser this..
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There were a number of sects operating through the Middle Ages. Prior to the Great Schism of the 11th century, the Roman Catholic Church was the most powerful. After that time, the greatest body of the Church was divided in two, with the Roman Catholics in the West, centered on Rome, and the Eastern…
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It's not But Eastern Europe was prior to World War 1. There was a lot of tension between and among the countries and the first spark (the assassination of Ferdinand) set off the explosion.
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In Japan, feudalism seemed to have a greater negative affect on its culture.
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The Renaissance began in Italy in the 15th century. The Renaissance is characterized by a rebirth in the arts, spurred on by the humanist movement. Humanists believed that humans had the power to do anything, and this belief led to a renewed interest in arts, literature, and an increased interest in…
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Answer hmmm... is there anything even wrong with that? oh well, beaty is in the eye of the beholder. do lots of cardio like jogging, step climbing, and bicycling if its fat. if its muscle, well, then DON'T exercise that part of your body at all, and gradually your muscles will get smaller from lack …
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Hitler, a fascist ruler, had an aggressive expansionist policy. His invasion of Poland in 1939 began the war, and peace did not return to Europe until 1945.
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Answer Sexually Transmitted Diseases Also called: Sexually transmitted infections, STDs Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are infections that you can get from having sex with someone who has the infection. The causes of STDs are bacteria, parasites and viruses. There are more than 20 type…
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The Serbs gained limited self-government in the Ottoman Empire.
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travel to israelI traveled to Israel a few times in the 90's. When you get to passport control at the airport or broader you can ask they stamp a peace of paper that you had to keep with your passport rather that stamping it. I just cant remember the name of it.
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Answer Check the big cruise lines websites.(Princess,Norwegian-American,etc) Also try the travel sites like Travelocity. Be sure to check out all cruise lines that offers the cruise to the location that you desire as different cruise lines have different prices and have different promos and disco…
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In general the Eastern European countries such as Bulgaria and Romania are worst, especially for air pollution.
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Nationalism affected the music and poetry of the 19th century. Calls for democracy were a factor in the revolutions that took place across Europe in 1848.
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The Mediterranean region and parts of the Balkans: Greece, Turkey in Europe, some parts of Bulgaria, southern Spain, Portugal, Canary Islands, Cyprus, Sicily and southern Italy.
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Different Tastes Based on my own personal, limited survey, I say Indian... hands down!I think it's Chinese food; you can probably find a Chinese take-out or restaurant in every place in England.A recent survey declared that curry had overtaken fish 'n' chips in the popularity stakes.From my knowled…
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I believe the answer you are looking for is Switzerand. Surrounded by the Alps, Switzerland borders Italy, Germany, and France, yet stayed out of both World Wars. In the Medieval period and beyond, Swiss mercenaries were known as the most elite soldiers in Europe. However, the nation itself always r…
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Christianity, in the form of Catholicism, was "invented" by Constantine in an attempt to unite Europe. There had been several attempts to "defeat" Europe by invaders, but Constantine actually succeeded. While Christianity actually existed before Constantine, it was actually a minor sect of Judaism. …
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i am a UK citizen and have married a us citizen, the US citizen (fianc(e)) has to send of a I-129F petition basically asking for permission to marry a non citizen, it includes forms about each other (biographical information) proof you are together (pics, tickets etc) statements saying you are toget…
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You have to go north to Milan, then follow the directions for the Simplon Pass (near Domodossola), when you are in Switzerland, you have to follow the directions for Berne .Or you have to go north to Turin, then north in Valle d'Aosta and follow the directions for the Grand St. Bernard Pass to Swit…
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France chose to declare war on the German Nazi Third Reich when they attacked, invaded and took over Poland. This attack was a violation of the Treaty of Versailles. The UK also declared war on Germany. It must be clarified that had neither country declared war on Germany they both would have been …
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The Renaissance Was the beginning of a new age. It was a time when Europe was being postively changed by the new arts and ways of defining a masterpiece. Renaissance= rebirth The Renaissance began when classical knowledge was reintroduced in Europe
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The continents of Russia are Europe, Asia and a tiny part of North America. Russia to the West of the Ural Mts. generally belongs to Europe, and Russia to the East of the Ural Mts. generally belongs to Asia. Russia owns a small island in the Bering Strait, part of which lies in North America.
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It isn't that countries hate Christians. It is that some individuals hate Christians. And some countries are populated by extremely large percentages of people who are intolerant of Christians. This might make it seem like a country hates Christians. But the bottom line remains the same - hatred is …
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For the sake of consumer protection. No. The ingredents would need to be supplied in the official language of the member state. However these rules are likely put in place by the member state itself and not the European Union as a whole. I would sujest seeking the answer form officials within the me…
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USA but chine will someday take over
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September 1st, 1939, when Germany launched the invasion of Poland. Britain and France declared war on Germany on September 3, 1939, starting the War.
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Algebra came to Europe via the Moorish invasion of Spain. Islam at the time represented the flower of civilization while northern Europe was still in the Dark Ages (called "Dark" because so little written history has survived the era). The word "algebra" is Arabic in origin.
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Yes, yes it is you should know that people!!
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They boarder alot of other European countries which means easier with them. ALso, their old currency, Lira, £1=2599 lira, so everything was in big numbers.
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fat people NO unlike now and then people in the medieval times in Europe had less advantages. such as trains, computers, and good hygiene with modern day medicines. The age limit back then was around in the twenties to die. Now all people live a bit longer. But if there wasn't a Medieval times then…
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