slide1 l.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
germany PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
germany

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 15

germany - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 266 Views
  • Uploaded on

project for civics?

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'germany' - guest6593


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
slide1

Germany

By Brianna Grigsby

slide3

Population

is 82.8

million

(2010)

Germany’s capitol is Berlin.

slide4

Government type:

FEDERAL REPUBLIC

The central government is restricted in which the states, colonies, or provinces retain a degree of self-government; ultimate sovereign power rests with the voters who chose their governmental representatives.

slide5

Horst Koehler

Angela Merkel

CHANCELLOR

PRESIDENT

slide6

ELECTION PROCESS

The Basic Law guarantees the right to vote by secret ballot in direct and free elections to every German citizen eighteen years of age or older. To be eligible to vote, an individual must have resided in a constituency district for at least three months prior to an electionsheld every four years. The chancellor serves four year terms, and the president serves five year terms.

slide7

Germany is a Social

Market Economy

This means that the state guarantees the free play of entrepreneurial forces, while at the same time endeavoring to maintain the social balance.

slide8

2 MAJOR INDUSTRIES:

  • Machinery manufacturing
  • Electronics industry

2 MAJOR EXPORTED RESOURCES:

slide9

Protestant and Roman

Catholic are the

predominant religions

slide10

LIFE EXPECTANCY

  • MEN – 76
  • WOMEN – 82
  • LITERACY RATE
  • MEN – 99%
  • WOMEN – 99%
slide11

2 CITIZENS’ RIGHTS

  • Freedom of Peaceful Assembly and Association
  • Freedom of Speech and Press
slide12

CITIZEN’S DUTIES

  • PAY TAXES
  • SERVE IN WAR
  • OBEY LAWS
slide13

GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT

GDP (2008 nom.): $3.673 trillion.

SOURCES

http://www.wikipedia.com/

http://www.state.gov/p/eur/ci/gm/

http://www.countryreports.org/

http://www.tatsachen-ueber-deutschland.de/

http://www.jihsin.com/news/hot_new/

http://germanculture.com.ua/