Answers to the Australia Quiz

Posted: January 27, 2016 in Articles
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These are the answers to the geography quiz on Australia I gave a couple days ago.

Short Answer: Write the correct answer.

  1. What is Australia’s largest natural lake?   Lake Eyre
  2. What name is Australia often called by?    The Land Down Under
  3. What are the native inhabitants of Australia called?    Aborigines
  4. What 1851 event caused the population of Australia to increase by 200%? The Australian Gold Rush
  5. What 1,200 mile long reef lies off Australia’s eastern coast?   Great Barrier Reef

Matching: Match each description with the correct.

  1. Capital of New South Wales   Sydney
  2. Australia’s longest permanent river   Murray River
  3. Australian’s highest peak   Mt. Kosciusko
  4. Capital of Tasmania   Hobart
  5. Australia’s largest region   Australian Shield

Hope you have enjoyed!

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