Quiz

Category: Hungary - Gyula Alapfokú Közoktatási Intézmény Bay Zoltán Általános Iskola Tagintézmény in Gyula
Created: 09 September 2014
Last Updated: 09 September 2014
Published: 09 September 2014
Written by Kakas Erika Hits: 1315

Quiz

 

1 Who were the Hungarian composers who collected a lot of Hungarian folk songs?

     a Bartók Béla, Erkel Ferenc                     b Bartók Béla, Kodály Zoltán

     c Erkel Ferenc, Liszt Ferenc                   d Liszt Ferenc, Kodály Zoltán

 

2 What is the lake in Hungary called which is the largest freshwater lake in Central -Europe?

   a Lake Balaton                                         b Lake Velencei

   c Lake Szelidi                                           d Lake Tisza

 

3 What is the library of King Matthias Corvinus of Hungary called?

   a Bibliotheca Corviniana                       b Matthias Bibliotheca

   c Bibliotheca Renaissance                   d the King Bibliotheca

 

4 Who was the Hungarian national poet who took part and died in the Hungarian war of      independence of 1848-49?

   a Arany János                                           b Jókai Mór

   c Vörösmarty Mihály                               d Petőfi Sándor

 

5 When did the revolution and war of independence of 1848 start? ( This day is now a public  holiday in Hungary.)  

   a 20 August                                             b 23 October

   c 15 March                                               d 1 May

 

6 What was the legendary Hungarian football team in the 1950s called?

 

   a the Silver Team                                                 b the Perfect Team

   c the Great Team                                               d the Golden Team

 

Solutions

1 b

2 a

3 a

4 d

5 c

6 d

 

European Economic Day

Category: Hungary - Gyula Alapfokú Közoktatási Intézmény Bay Zoltán Általános Iskola Tagintézmény in Gyula
Created: 30 August 2014
Last Updated: 05 November 2014
Published: 05 November 2014
Written by Dr Tihanyiné Széles Ágnes Hits: 1183

 

The advantages of Europe as an economic union

 

  • common market (no quantity limit of export and import)
  • customs nion ( no tariff within EU, common tariff to the outside)
  • principle of the 4 freedom: free movement of

-ware

-persons

-service

-assets

  • Help the increaseing of industry and trade
  • Competition policy: free competition in the integrated market
  • Economic regulation is multipurpose: economic development with environmental protection

 

 

Worksheet: Economic facts

Category: Hungary - Gyula Alapfokú Közoktatási Intézmény Bay Zoltán Általános Iskola Tagintézmény in Gyula
Created: 30 August 2014
Last Updated: 05 November 2014
Published: 05 November 2014
Written by Dr Tihanyiné Széles Ágnes Hits: 1215
  1. Unemployment rate - General information

Unemployment rate in 2013 in %

Total

Gender

Male                    Female

Youth

Male                   Female

Country

39

21,48

17,5

4,75

3,7

Region

4,45

2,53

2,12

0,54

0,55

youth: 15-24 years old                                                 adult: 25-64 years old                    Region: South-Plain

  1. Unemployment rate - Development

Unemployment rate in the country in %

2003

2008

2013

total

37,6

38,1

39

youth

5,49

6,1

8,46

 

  1. Unemployment rate – Level of Education

Unemployment rate in the country in 2013
in %

Primary or lower secondary education

Upper secondary education

with an academic degree

Total

13,74

a: 15,36 b: 13,69

4,77

a: ocational school                                        b: Highschool

  1. Unemployment rate - Ethnic Minority

Unemployment rate in the country among people with an ethnic   minority background (Non-EU-Nationals) in 2013 in %

Total

Gender

Male                   Female

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Datas can not be evaluated

  1. Employed people in economic branches (/1000 peoples)

Employed people in %

Agriculture

Industry

Service Sector

in 2008   3879,4

169,2 (4,3%)

1254,2 (32,3%)

2456 (63,3%)

in 2013   3938,4

192,7   ( 4,8%)

1178,2   (29,9%)

2567,5 (65,2%)

 

  1. Economic performance in economic branches (1USD=227Ft)

Gross domestic product (GDP) in the country in 2013

Agriculture

 

5158290749 USD

Industry

 

27977066080 USD

Service Sector

 

69948718060 USD

total in million Ft

1170932

6350794

15878359

per head

118170,9(520,58USD)

640924,8(2823,45USD)

1602450,6(7059,25USD)

 

                           Worksheet: Economic facts of [country:] Hungary

 

 

Possible reasons of the regional economic differences

  • Geological changes
  • Level of the infrastructure
  • Industrialization, urbanization
  • Changing of the economic main points (crisis of the agriculture)
  • Level of education
  • Rate of ethnicity
  • Rate of migration and emigration

 

 

Questions

Category: Hungary - Gyula Alapfokú Közoktatási Intézmény Bay Zoltán Általános Iskola Tagintézmény in Gyula
Created: 30 August 2014
Last Updated: 05 November 2014
Published: 05 November 2014
Written by Dr Tihanyiné Széles Ágnes Hits: 1149

Questions

 

How often do they counterfeit the Euro and how can you protect yourself against this?

What do you think about the future of  Euro currency?

Germany was successful in dealing with economic problems during the financial crisis. What were the main methods of  the National Bank in resolving this crisis in the past period?

 

Jobs Advertisaments

Category: Hungary - Gyula Alapfokú Közoktatási Intézmény Bay Zoltán Általános Iskola Tagintézmény in Gyula
Created: 30 August 2014
Last Updated: 05 November 2014
Published: 05 November 2014
Written by Dr Tihanyiné Széles Ágnes Hits: 1156

Manufacturing Engineer

Tasks

  • Support and development of equipment belonging to the area of production
  • Coordinating tasks relating to maintenance of tools
  • Creating and updating manufacturing documentation
  • Coordination of introduction of new products
  • Contacting suppiers

Expectations

  • University or college education
  • Experience in a similar area of work
  • Fluent knowledge in English and/or German
  • Usage of design programs (3D, SolidEdge)

An ideal applicant:

  • Flexible, precise, stable, technically oriented
  • Has good problem solving skills
  • Likes to work in a group

Application

  • Sending the CV in e-mail

Specialist store leader

Technically oriented, well experienced and knowledgeable, dynamic, confident leader needed in our renewing, cooperative team.

Primary tasks:

  • Managing the specialist store
  • Searching potential clients, contacting existing ones
  • Local deliveries

Expectations:

  • Five years of experience in the work area
  • Intermediate education (engineering, car mechanics)
  • Driving license “B”

Area of work:

  • Sales / Marketing / Business / Store leader

 

Manufacturing Engineer

Tasks

  • Support and development of equipment belonging to the area of production
  • Coordinating tasks relating to maintenance of tools
  • Creating and updating manufacturing documentation
  • Coordination of introduction of new products
  • Contacting suppiers

Expectations

  • University or college education
  • Experience in a similar area of work
  • Fluent knowledge in English and/or German
  • Usage of design programs (3D, SolidEdge)

An ideal applicant:

  • Flexible, precise, stable, technically oriented
  • Has good problem solving skills
  • Likes to work in a group

Application

  • Sending the CV in e-mail

Specialist store leader

Technically oriented, well experienced and knowledgeable, dynamic, confident leader needed in our renewing, cooperative team.

Primary tasks:

  • Managing the specialist store
  • Searching potential clients, contacting existing ones
  • Local deliveries

Expectations:

  • Five years of experience in the work area
  • Intermediate education (engineering, car mechanics)
  • Driving license “B”

Area of work:

  • Sales / Marketing / Business / Store leader

 

 

Economic Problems

Category: Hungary - Gyula Alapfokú Közoktatási Intézmény Bay Zoltán Általános Iskola Tagintézmény in Gyula
Created: 30 August 2014
Last Updated: 05 November 2014
Published: 05 November 2014
Written by Dr Tihanyiné Széles Ágnes Hits: 1171

Econonomic Problems

 

Problems:

Inflation: durable increasing of the prizes and finantial deterioration

Deflation: decreasing of the prizes

Price stability: prices does not change

Stagflation: High-inflation with high number of unemployment

Unemployment: There is an oversupply at the labor market

How the state tries to solve the problem of unemployment and economic problems:

-          supporting educations

-          job creation program: The new Széchenyi-plan

-          development and purchase of equipments with tenders

-          The Europe 2020 program – trustworthy strategy, the reform of the financial system, inteligent budget consolidation, coordination in the economic and monetary union

The biggest problem is unemployment, specially youth unemployment . The hungarian state try to reduce this with the following measures 

- public work programme, managed by the state and local councils offers work and the development off practical skills for the unemployed , 

- job defence action plan,offers tax cuts for employers

- unemployed training support, for developing new practical skills needed in the job market 

- new entrepreneur support, technical and financial support for unemployed people who would  like to be entrepreneurs

- first workplace warranty , for young people under 25 years of age 

- civil service scholarship programme- scholarship programme for young people with a  university degree who want to work in civil service

Economic situation :

The hungarian state is  trying  to tackle the hard economic situation and facilitate economic growth,  creating  jobs 

 - low budget deficit , strict budget policy

 - low employment taxation

 - eastern economic opening

 

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