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QUIZ AUSTRALIA “YESTERDAY, TODAY, TOMORROW’’

QUIZ “AUSTRALIA: YESTERDAY, TODAY, TOMORROW’’

The official name of the country

  • Australia
  • Commonwealth of Australia
  • Independent Australia

The area of the land is approx.

  • 7,687,000 sq.km.
  • 8,781,000 sq.km.
  • 9,867,000 sq.km.

of the continent is in the tropics.

  • About 40 %
  • About 30 %
  • About 60 %

Australia as a land mass has been isolated from the rest of the world

  • for 40 million years
  • for 50 million years
  • for 60 million years

Europeans called the land in Latin

  • Terra australium
  • Terra australia
  • Terra australis

What country is called “ The birds’ paradise”?

  • India
  • Australia
  • Indonesia

In the 16-th century Australia was discovered by

  • the British
  • the Spanish
  • the Portuguese

In the early 17-th century the Dutch called the land

  • New Britain
  • New Germany
  • New Holland

The first settlement was established in

  • 1788
  • 1619
  • 1878

The first settlers were

  • explorers
  • convicts
  • soldiers

Australia is divided into

  • 5 states и 3 territories
  • 4 states и 4 territories
  • 6 states и 2 territories

The Australian Aborigines are an ancient people with a rich cultural inheritance. This race has existed for over

  • 23,000 years
  • 25,000 years
  • 27,000 years

The Aboriginal people believe that Ancestral Beings helped create their land. The mythological period of creation is called

  • Moontime
  • Dreamtime
  • Suntime

Most Aborigines considered a rainbow to be

  • a giant serpent
  • a giant worm
  • a giant ray