|The Rhone River, Rhine River, and the Seine all flow
through France, and are crucial to the French
economy. Why do you suppose rivers are so important
to a nation's economy?
Give three reasons.
|VOCABULARY WORDS TO KNOW
|European Union, Euro, Chunnel, Massif Central, Rhone River, Navigable, Canals, Normandy, North
European Plain, Textiles, Bauxite, Franks, Charlemagne, Napoleon, King Louis XIV, Exile, Democratic
Republic, Marshall Plan, Legislature, Bicameral, Disband, World War I, World War II.
|LOCATE ON A MAP CLICK HERE FOR MAP LINKS
|Paris, Germany, Marseilles, Lyon, Bourdeaux, Toulousse, Normandy, Atlantic Ocean, English Channel,
Mediterranean Sea, Pyrenees, Alps, Seine River, Rhine River.
|Chapter 10, Sec 3