Social Studies Notes:
West Central Europe

Northern European Plain- broad coastal plain on the edge of West-Central Europe

English Channel- body of water separating France and the United Kingdom
North Sea- body of water north of West-Central Europe
Danube River- river that flows through Germany and Austria
Rhine River- river that flows through Germany and the Netherlands
navigable river- river that is deep and wide enough for ships to use

Paris- capital city of France

Amsterdam- capital city of the Netherlands
The Hague- seat of government in the Netherlands
Brussels- capital city of Belgium
cosmopolitan- characterized by many foreign influences

Berlin- capital city of Germany

chancellor- prime minister
Vienna- capital city of Austria
cantons- districts in Switzerland
Bern- capital city of Switzerland

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