Economic and political links between the UK and the wider world

This lesson looks at the importance of the UK economically and politically, on both a regional and global scale.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.The south of the UK experiences... (choose 2).

Select two (2) boxes

1/5

Q2.The main cause of the north-south divide in the UK was...

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Q3.Devolution of power is...

3/5

Q4.Benefits of enterprise zones are... (choose 2).

Select two (2) boxes

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Q5.The creation of the Northern Powerhouse has seen...

5/5

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.The south of the UK experiences... (choose 2).

Select two (2) boxes

1/5

Q2.The main cause of the north-south divide in the UK was...

2/5

Q3.Devolution of power is...

3/5

Q4.Benefits of enterprise zones are... (choose 2).

Select two (2) boxes

4/5

Q5.The creation of the Northern Powerhouse has seen...

5/5

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How is the UK linked to the wider world? - quiz

This quiz will assess your knowledge of the UK's links to the world through trade, culture, transport and electronic communications.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.The definition for globalisation is....

1/5

Q2.How much are UK overseas exports worth?

2/5

Q3.The Arctic Fibre links London to which Asian city?

3/5

Q4.Southampton is one of the busiest...

4/5

Q5.How many countries are part of the Commonwealth?

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

How is the UK linked to the wider world? - quiz

This quiz will assess your knowledge of the UK's links to the world through trade, culture, transport and electronic communications.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.The definition for globalisation is....

1/5

Q2.How much are UK overseas exports worth?

2/5

Q3.The Arctic Fibre links London to which Asian city?

3/5

Q4.Southampton is one of the busiest...

4/5

Q5.How many countries are part of the Commonwealth?

5/5

Lesson summary: Economic and political links between the UK and the wider world

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