UAE Country MCQs General Knowledge

Capital     Abu Dhabi

Largest city     Dubai

Official languages     Arabic

Religion     Islam

Government     Federation of 7 hereditary monarchies

President     Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan

Prime Minister     Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Legislature     Federal National Council

Independence

from the United Kingdom     2 December 1971
Area


83,600d km2 (116th)

32,278 sq mi

Population

2013 estimate     9,346,129

Currency     UAE dirham

Boundries
Oman to the east and Saudi Arabia to the south, as well as sharing sea borders with Qatar and Iran

Law
The UAE is ruled by the federal court system. There are three main branches within the court structure: civil, criminal and Sharia law.

The United Arab Emirates is divided into seven emirates

Emirate
Capital
Population
Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi
1,548,655
Ajman
Ajman
372,923
Dubai
Dubai
1,770,533
Fujairah
Fujairah
137,940
Ras al-Khaimah
Ras al-Khaimah
171,903
Sharjah
Sharjah
895,252
Umm al-Quwain
Umm al-Qaiwain
69,936

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