Is Great Britain a country?
No, Great Britain is an island containing England, Scotland and Wales. It is the largest island of the British Isles. It is part of the country called the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Lots of people use 'Great Britain' when they really should say the UK.
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At its height in 1900, the British Empire controlled 25% of the world's land surface and around 54 countries. All of these countries are now independent but most of them are still part of the Commonwealth of Nations headed by Britain. About six of them have voluntarily retained Queen Elizabeth II as… Head of State. ( Full Answer )
In 1707, the Acts of Union brought together England and Wales with Scotland making Great, (or Greater), Britain. Great Britain isn't a country. It's the island that England, Scotland and Wales share. You're probably thinking of the 'United Kingdom' which isn't a country either.
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Great Britain is the island that consists of England, Scotland andWales. It is not the same as the United Kingdom, which alsoincludes Northern Ireland.
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The name Great Britain is used to describe an area within the United Kingdom. The description refers to the countries of England, Scotland and Wales. This means that Northern Ireland (which is a part of the United Kingdom) and Ireland would be the closest countries. Of course across the English C…hannel you have France, Belgium, Netherlands (or Holland as some people call it) and the rest of Europe.. ( Full Answer )
Other than England, Scotland and Wales, every other country in theworld is not part of Great Britain. What you may be thinking of isNorthern Ireland being a part of the United Kingdom along withGreat Britain. Northern Ireland is on the separate island ofIreland.
Great Britain, or United Kingdom, is composed of four main parts. - England - Wales - Scotland - Northern Ireland England is the centre of the Kingdom. There are also dozens of islands owned by the United Kingdom, such as Gibraltar, Falklands and so on. But they are not considered main…land Great Britain. ( Full Answer )
England, Scotland, Wales are on the island that is known as Great Britain. Northern Ireland is part of the United Kingdom but it is not part of Great Britain as some people think. It is on the island of Ireland which is a separate island.
Great Britain is not a country, it's an island. The 1707 Acts of Union united the territories within Great Britain (England Wales and Scotland) as The United Kingdom of Great Britain
There are two. Ireland and the Isle of Man. Neither are part of Great Britain.
Great Britain is made up of several countries. Specifically, it ismade up of England, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain includes Northern Ireland, England, Scotland and Wales, Great Britain is surrounded by over 1000 smaller isles which are included in the United Kingdom
Sometimes people mean them to be the same but Great Britain is in fact the island comprising the mainlands of Scotland, Wales and England while the United Kingdom contains all of Scotland, England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Most countries in the world were not colonised by Great Britain,so there are too many to list.
During WW2, Great Britain included many countries such as India but the four provinces located on the British Isles were England, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales.
At its height, the British Empire included more than 50 different countries and around 25% of the world's population.
It was essentially an accident of history that Great Britain became the first country industrialize. It started out with the problem that some of the coal mines were flooded, and people were looking for a more efficient way to pump water out of the mines so that the coal could continue to be mined. …A steam engine was invented for this purpose. Once the steam engine existed, people started to find other uses for it. Steam locomotives were invented. One innovation leads to another, and gradually, the Industrial Revolution got underway. ( Full Answer )
it is not a landform it is just a country. Take my word for it i have been researching landforms for years! thank you for looking this up though sorry that i could not help more.
Over the centuries, most western European countries have been allies and enemies (at different times, of course!) of Britain. The US is perhaps the largest ally of the UK.
The full title of the country is 'The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland' and yes, it is a sovereign country.
Great Britain is comprised of England, Scotland and Wales. If you add Northern Ireland, the country then gets its full name of The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland which is what is printed on the front of a British Passport.
The United Kingdom, or to give its full name, 'The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland'. The people are British in international law.
Gordon Brown is the current British Prime Minister but that may change after the election in May.
It broke from Rome early and kept the money It plundered Spanish Galeons from the New World by Piracy It had/has creative people eresulting in it being the first to the Industrial Revolution It built a very powerful navy under Henry 8th and continued by Elizabeth 1st enabling it to control the… seas and become a major colonial power. Warning - this answer is biased - it is a DEMOCRACY Who says we are rich ? We are in recession and times are hard. Like all countries and I shan't name any, there are ebbs and flows..most in the long ago past, increased funds by piracy, not many European countries are exempt from that ! ( Full Answer )
Great Britain is part of the country known as the 'United Kingdom' or as it's more formally known The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. See related link for more details.
Great Britain is comprised of England, Scotland and Wales. When Northern Ireland is added, the country then has its full name of The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Great Britain is comprised of England, Scotland and Wales. If Northern Ireland is added, the country then has its full title of The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Great Britain was colonized by the Roman Empire in the first century and partially colonized by Denmark in the 10th.
France is one, but only from the very bottom of Great Britain, the port of Deal is about 25 miles away from the border of France, not very far away at all! . Norway is another but Great Britain isn't extremley close to it, just its neighbour.
Great Britain consists of England, Scotland and Wales. The United Kingdom additionally includes Northern Ireland. The British Isles incorporates southern Ireland and all the small off-shore islands.
The UAE has more money per person but Great Britain as a greater domestic produce by far.
Strictly speaking, there are only three countries in Great Britain - England, Scotland and Wales. When Northern Ireland is added, the nation then gets its full name of 'The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland' and the people of these four places are British in international law.
Great Britain is comprised of England, Scotland and Wales. Britain is comprised of England, Scotland and Wales. However, the country's full name is the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland when Northern Ireland is added. . England, Scotland and Wales.
Yes, in practice. Although Britain (from the roman Britannia) refers to only England and Wales. The term Great Britain comes from the Act of Union 1707 and refers to England, Wales and Scotland. Passports are issued for the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
The island known as Great Britain consists of England, Scotland andWales. It is not the same as the United Kingdom, which alsoincludes Northern Ireland.
Great Britain is an island situated off the north west coast of Europe consisting of the countries of England, Scotland and Wales. Along with Northern Ireland it forms the United Kingdom. The United Kingdom is a unitary state governed under a constitutional monarchy and a parliamentary system, with …its seat of government in the capital city of London. The UK is a developed country and has the world's sixth-largest economy by nominal GDP and seventh-largest economy by purchasing power parity. It was the world's first industrialised country and the world's foremost power during the 19th and early 20th centuries. The UK remains a great power with leading economic, cultural, military, scientific and political influence. It is a recognised nuclear weapons state and its military expenditure ranks third or fourth in the world. The UK has been a permanent member of the United Nations Security Council since its first session in 1946; it is also a member of the Commonwealth of Nations, the Council of Europe, the European Union, the G7, the G8, the G20, NATO, the OECD and the World Trade Organization. ( Full Answer )
Great Britain is an island, therefore no country has a land border with it. If you mean the United Kingdom, then the province of Northern Ireland has a land border with the Republic of Ireland.
France France is south of Britain. Countries to the east of Britain include Norway, Denmark and Holland.
The British Empire no longer exists but at its height, more than 50 countries were administered by Britain.
The United Kingdom is made up of the countries England, Scotland, and Wales. It is a multi party system with a parliamentary government. Our two largest parties ate the Conservatives (also called the 'Tory' party), and the Democrats (Whigs- though you rarely hear this term now). The Queen has no rea…l power- she is a figure head, tradititourist ( Full Answer )
Neighboring to what country? If you mean to the U.S. the answer is no. Great Britain is all the way across the Atlantic Ocean from the U.S.
No. England, Scotland and Wales are the three countries that are found on the island referred to as Great Britain. See the map at the link below.
Not exactly. Great Britain is comprised of England, Scotland and Wales. When Northern Ireland is included, the country then gets its full internationally recognised name of 'The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland'. The four parts of the UK have a similar status to individual states… within the United States. ( Full Answer )
Great Britain, an island of the United Kingdom also referred to as England, joins three neighbors to make up the UK. Great Britain's neighbors are Ireland, Scotland, and Wales.
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Over 50 countries throughout the world. They were so widespreadthat it was said that 'the sun never sets on the British Empire'.
Great Britain is a landmass and the largest island of the BritishIsles. Great Britain houses the countries of Scotland, Wales andEngland and also forms part of the sovereign state (and country init's own right) known as the United Kingdom of Great Britain andNorthern Ireland (or U.K. for short).
Great Britain is an island that consists of three independentregions: England, Scotland and Wales . Great Britain is partof the country of the United Kingdom, along with Northern Ireland.The southern portion of Ireland is an independent country.