Activity 1

Kapitel 11

1 Wir fahren mit dem Zug!

http://www.gettingaroundgermany.info/bahn.shtml

Read the article and then answer the questions.

1. What is the German name for “German railway”?
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2. How many trains are there in service in Germany?
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3. How punctual are German trains today?
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4. What do the letters ICE mean?
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5. What is the difference between an ICE and IC train?
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6. What is the train called that runs around major cities?
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7. How much more do first class tickets cost?
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8. When might travelers use the Nachtzug?
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9. What will the conductor do if you board a sleeper or couchette car?
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10. What does "Hbf" mean?
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