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1

How many members were in the EU in 1957?

6

2

How many members were in the EU in 2007?

27

3

What were the EU's aims?

To ensure peace and improve economic development by making countries more closely integrated

4

What impact has the Euro had on trade?

It has made it easier between some countries because there is no need for exchange

5

What does the Common Agricultural Policy do for EU farmers?

It includes subsidies and it adds import tarrifs and quotas on agricultural products from outside the EU

6

What can EU residents do?

Move freely

7

Name 3 negative impacts of the EU....

Joining the EU can be expensive
Countries have to share some resources with other member states
Increased immigration has resulted in a lack of skilled workers
Can reduce independence