Activity 2

Kapitel 5

2 Berlin

http://www.berlin.de/orte/sehenswuerdigkeiten

You are visiting Berlin and you want to find some information about the city. Click on the various sights under Die bekanntesten Sehenswürdigkeiten to answer the questions.

1. Alexanderplatz: After whom was this site named?
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2. Berliner Dom: When was the cathedral newly built?
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3. Brandenburger Tor: When was this famous monument heavily damaged?
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4. Checkpoint Charlie: What was Checkpoint Charlie before 1989?
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5. Fernsehturm: How tall is the television tower?
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6. Reichstag: What destroyed this building in 1933?
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7. Siegessäule: Which countries did Prussia defeat before 1873?
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8. Zoologischer Garten: How many animals can you find in this zoo?
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