Germany is one of the most powerful countries in the world. It is the major political and economic power of the Europe. Germany is known as Fatherland after the rise of Hitler. Germany is officially known as Federal Republic of Germany. It covers the area of 375,168 sq km. The country consists of 16 states and the capital of Germany is Berlin. Germany is the global leader in several industrial and technological sectors. It is a developed country with very high standard of living. It is the second largest exporter and third largest importer of goods in the world. Germany has been the hoe of several great philosophers, scientists, music composers and inventors in the world. The home of world famous Volkswagen Company is Germany.
German is the mother tongue in Germany. Most of the Germans are Christian by faith. The national flag of Germany contains three colors black rectangle on the top followed by red and then yellow. The German emblem is depicts the eagle sign which is known as coat of arms. Unity, Justice and Freedom has been the motto of Germany. Germany is famous in every field. Germany is very renowned in World Football as well as one of the tough team and a nominee of FIFA World Cup. Germany won the FIFA World Football Cup in 1954, 1974 and 1990 and hosted the FIFA in the year 1974 and 2006. Other sports where Germany is famous are winter sports, boxing, handball, volleyball, ice hockey, tennis, horse riding and golf. World famous Formula One Racer Micheal Schumacher and Sebastian Vettel are the citizens of Germany.