What is the dominant mountain system in Eastern Europe?
Q. The dominant mountain system in eastern Europe is the . . . Alps.
Does Eastern Europe have mountains?
Eastern Europe: Czech Republic, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, and Ukraine. The Carpathian Mountains form an arc across Central and Eastern Europe. The mountains are a vital watershed for Central Europe, feeding the major rivers in the area.
What mountain range runs through the center of Eastern Europe?
The Pyrenees form a high wall between France and Spain that has played a significant role in the history of both countries and of Europe as a whole. The range is some 270 miles (430 kilometres) long; it is barely six miles wide at its eastern end, but at its centre it reaches some 80 miles in width.
What are the three mountain ranges of the eastern Balkans?
|16. Name the three main mountain ranges of the eastern Balkans.||Balkan Mountains, Rhodope Mountains, Transylvania Alps|
|18. What is the highest peak of the Balkans?||Triglav|
|19. How is Romania unique among the Eastern Balkans?||Its people are Eastern Ortodox|
What country are the Balkan Mountains in?
|Countries||Bulgaria and Serbia|
|Range coordinates||43°15′N 25°0′ECoordinates: 43°15′N 25°0′E|
What countries are Balkan?
The Balkans are usually characterized as comprising Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, and Slovenia—with all or part of each of those countries located within the peninsula.
What is the richest country in the Balkans?
Albania is not far behind Bosnia, with a GDP that is 30 per cent of the EU average, while Serbia and Macedonia are both on 35 per cent and Montenegro is on 42 per cent. Croatia, which is going to become an EU member state on July 1, is the richest country in the region. Its GDP is 61 per cent of the EU average.
What is the poorest country in the Balkans?
The Balkans. Today the Balkans region contains the poorest places in Europe. Albania, for instance, has the lowest standard of living and the lowest per capita income in all of Europe.
Is Greece a poor or rich country?
GREECE is a relatively wealthy country, or so the numbers seem to show. Per-capita income is more than $30,000 — about three-quarters of the level of Germany.
Why is Italy so rich?
Furthermore, the advanced country private wealth is one of the largest in the world. Italy is a large manufacturer (overall the second in EU behind Germany) and exporter of a significant variety of products including machinery, vehicles, pharmaceuticals, furniture, food, clothing, and robots.
Why is Italy so powerful?
Italy’s great power strength includes a vast advanced economy (in terms of national wealth, net wealth per capita and national GDP), a strong manufacturing industry, a large luxury goods market, a large national budget and the third largest gold reserve in the world.