Australia Unit Test
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by MYRA lee
| 25 Questions
Note from the author:
Australia Unit Test Lee
1
3 pts
Australia lies between which oceans?
Atlantic and Pacific
Indian and Pacific
Arctic and Pacific
Southern and Pacific
2
3 pts
What is the name of the world's largest reef?
Great Barrier Reef
Big Coral Reef
Giant Tropical Reef
Oceanic Ridge
3
3 pts
An Australian natural resource is...
coal
diamonds
opals
all of the above
4
3 pts
What is Australia's most famous natural landmark?
Sydney Opera House
Sheep Stations
Rock City
Uluru
5
3 pts
On which continent is Australia located?
Australia
Europe
North America
Asia
6
3 pts
Australia exports most of its minerals to....
Cuba
China
Columbia
Canada
7
3 pts
What is the name of Australia's indigenous inhabitants?
Indians
Natives
Aborigines
Originals
8
3 pts
What is the main religion in Australia?
Christianity
Islam
Hinduism
Judaism
9
3 pts
What official language do Australians speak?
Australian
Aborigine
French
English
10
3 pts
What type of government does Australia have?
dictatorship
absolute monarchy
federal parliamentary democracy
communist
11
3 pts
Who is the most powerful person in the Australian government?
senator
queen
chancellor
prime minister
12
3 pts
What product comes from Australia's sheep?
steel
wool
paint
none of the above
13
3 pts
What is a tax on imports?
tariff
trade embargo
limitation
quota
14
3 pts
Uluru, also known as Ayers Rock, is a sacred site the Aboriginal people.
True
False
15
3 pts
Australia's interior is full of lush forests and rivers.
True
False
16
3 pts
The Outback is a barren area that covers much of central Australia to the west of the Great Dividing Range.
True
False
17
3 pts
The Australia Sea is the body of water that lies along Australia's northeast coastline.
True
False
18
3 pts
The Great Victoria Desert is the smallest desert in Australia.
True
False
19
3 pts
Since Australia is located below the equator, its summer lasts from December to March.
True
False
20
3 pts
Most Australians live along the coast because of its fresh water, fertile land, and natural resources.
True
False
21
3 pts
Australia has a command economy. The people cannot own personal businesses or produce what they want.
True
False
22
3 pts
The Aborigines traditionally believe in one god that lives in heavens outside of the world.
True
False
23
3 pts
One contributing factor to Australia's economic success is due to the country's large investment in human capital.
True
False
24
1 pt
Australia was a penal colony of Great Britain.
True
False
25
1 pt
The Aboriginal religion is called Sleepytime.
True
False
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