Activity 2

Kapitel 3

2 Deutsche in ihrer Freizeit und bei der Arbeit

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

Click on Arbeit und Freizeit under KOMPAKT (bottom). Answer the questions based on the information given on this website.

1. How many hours of leisure time per day do Germans have?
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2. What do they like to do during their leisure time?
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3. How many women are part of the workforce?
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4. How many people were employed in 2008?
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5. What is the percentage of women working in the eastern part of Germany?
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6. What do these words mean in English?
a. Erwachsene: ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
b. Freizeit: ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
c. im Durchschnitt: ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
d. Fernseher: ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
e. Berufstätige: ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

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