Do you think you can ace this British geography quiz? Let's find out.
Whether you were at the top of your class in world geography or not, you're bound to be familiar with some of the geographical features of the island of Britain. More than just the anchor of the United Kingdom, Britain has a rich history and numerous geographical features that have made the land the notable power that it is today.
The geography of Britain made it both easy to conquer and easy to defend, which played a huge role in the history of the region. In fact, Britain was once connected to the rest of Europe. It is this fact that is thought to have made it easier for the first inhabitants of the region to settle in. However, during the last ice age, the land bridge between Britain and Ireland was severed, and Britain became the island it is today. Britain has unique geographical features that include rivers, accompanying islands, rolling hills and chalk cliffs. It is situated in the North Atlantic Ocean and is separated from France by the English Channel.
So, if you've read up on your British geography or aced world geography in high school, take this quiz to find out just how much you remember.
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