The European Day of Language Webquest

 

   
 

Why is this day celebrated? .....................................................................................................................................

 

How many countries celebrate this day? Give examples of how some of them celebrate it.
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By the way, how many languages are there in the whole world  ?

 

2000 ?

 

4500 ?

 

6000 ?

Here’s a hint if you don’t find the answer.

 


How many countries are members of the European Union? .........................................................................

How many different languages are spoken in the Union? ..............................................................................

 

When was the European Union founded? ..........................................................................................................
What was its 1st name and when was this body founded?

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Describe the flag of the European Union. 
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Was this flag designed especially for the Union?
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Right or wrong? Justify your answers.

 

RIGHT

WRONG

There are 27 stars on the flag.

 

 

The stars represent the member states.

 

 

 

How many members did the Union have in :

1957 ?

 

1981 ?

 

2004 ?

 

 

Which country presides over the European Union?
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Which are the main objectives of the EU?
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There are three institutions involved in running the EU. Name them.
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Take the European test and see if you can do better than the average European. 
What s YOUR score ? .................................................................................................................................................

 

 

Which country presides over the European Union?
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Which are the main objectives of the EU?
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There are three institutions involved in running the EU. Name them.
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Take the European test and see if you can do better than the average European. 
What s YOUR score ? .................................................................................................................................................

 

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