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Austria - Claudia Hermann

Jun 25, 2015

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  • 1. AUSTRIA1. Geography2. Basic facts3. History4. Policy5. Culture

2. 1. Geography Located in Central Europe No direct sea access 3. Surface area: 38.000 km2 9 federal states Capital: Vienna 8 bordering countries 4. 2. Basic facts Member of the European Union since1995 Currency: Euro Official language: German Population: 8.4 million Different ethic groups 5. 3. History of Austria Holy Roman Empire 1867: Austria-Hungary empire After World War I: Republic German-Austria 1938: Anschluss 1955: Austria became permanently neutral 6. 4.Political factsPresident: Chancellor:Heinz Fischer WernerFaymann 7. 2 Biggest Parties: VP SP FP Jrg Haider (BZ) 8. 5. Culture 9. Vienna 10. Styria (capital:Graz) 11. Salzburg (capital: Salzburg) 12. Questions Austria is a memeber of the EuropeanUnion since.....1. 20012. 19953. 19964. 2005 13. The capital of Austria is...1. Linz2. Graz3. Vienna4. Klagenfurt 14. Austria was part of the Holy RomanEmpire.1. True2. False 15. We have a right party in Austria, whichis called..1. KP2. SP3. VP4. FP 16. Thank you for your attention!!!