Just For Fun Quiz / Missing Word: United Kingdom by the Letter

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Can you fill in the missing words in these facts for each letter in 'UNITED KINGDOM'?

 Plays Quiz Updated Jun 15, 2019

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Co-headquartered in both London and Rotterdam, ________ is the seventh most valuable European company and one of the largest consumer products companies in the world.U
While a majority of the UK's population is in England and Scotland, Wales has major urban areas like Cardiff, Swansea, and _______, which became a city in 2002.N
_____ ______ was a famous Briton who in his lifetime theorized about gravity, wrote Opticks, and possibly invented calculus.I
The River ______ goes through London, serving as a major waterway and tourist destination.T
The United Kingdom is made up of four constituent countries: _______, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland.E
Charles _______, widely considered to be one of the greatest authors of all time, lived in London and wrote such classics as Oliver Twist.D
As well as having many real monarchs, the UK was the home of the legendary ____ ______ and his sword, Excalibur.K
Once called the 'Jewel in the Crown' of the British Empire, _____ is still part of the Commonwealth after gaining independence in 1947.I
As an ultimatum after many years of conflict with France, Britain and her allies beat ________ at the Battle of Waterloo, starting a period of peace between the two rivals.N
Three of the UK's four constituent countries are located on the island of _____ _______.G
_____ is a town in Scotland famous for housing the Ninewells Hospital and for coming after 'Crocodile' in a film title.D
As one of the oldest universities in Europe, ______ has gained worldwide prestige and is considered one of the best schools in the world.O
One of the UK's few remnants of their former empire, __________ is known for its Irish heritage and volcanic activity, which caused the capital of Plymouth to be evacuated.M

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