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GREAT BRITAIN Geographical position and landscape Prepared : Student of the group PO-11m Fedyuk Iryna student of the group
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland ( the UK ) It is the official name of the country which is situated on the British Isles.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland occupies the territory of the British Isles. They lie to the north-west of Europe.
Once upon a time the British Isles were an integral part of the mainland. As a result of sinking of the land surface they became segregated.
Great Britain is separated from Belgium and Holland by the North Sea, and from Ireland — by the Irish Sea. There are several islands along the coasts.
The surface of the country is much varied. Great Britain is the country of valleys and plains. The mountains in Britain are not very high.
The insular geographical position of Great Britain promoted the development of shipbuilding, different trading contacts with other countries.