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Australia and New Zealand

  1. 1. Australia and New Zealand Quiz Form 7 Tallinn
  2. 2. Questions 1-5
  3. 3. Question 1 <ul><li>What does the name 'Canberra' mean? </li></ul>
  4. 4. Question 2 <ul><li>There are the kangaroo and the emu on the coat of arms of Australia. Why were they chosen? </li></ul>
  5. 5. Question 3 <ul><li>How long is the land-boundary of Australia? </li></ul>
  6. 6. Question 4 <ul><li>When was Australia discovered ? </li></ul>
  7. 7. Question 5 <ul><li>What is the highest point of Australia? </li></ul><ul><li>How high is it? </li></ul>
  8. 8. Answers 1-5
  9. 9. Answer 1 <ul><li>What does the name 'Canberra' mean? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: The Aborigional word 'kanberra' means ‘ a meeting place ' </li></ul>
  10. 10. Answer 2 <ul><li>There are the kangaroo and the emu on the coat of arms of Australia. Why were they chosen? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: They never go back and move only forward </li></ul>
  11. 11. Answer 3 <ul><li>How long is the land-boundary of Australia? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: 0 kilometers </li></ul>
  12. 12. Answer 4 <ul><li>When was Australia discovered ? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: in 1616 </li></ul>
  13. 13. Answer 5 <ul><li>What is the highest point of Australia? </li></ul><ul><li>How high is it? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: </li></ul><ul><li>Mount Kosciusko </li></ul><ul><li>2,340m </li></ul>
  14. 14. Questions 6-10
  15. 15. Question 6 <ul><li>Finish the sentence: </li></ul><ul><li>Australia was first used as a ................. colony by the English. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Question 7 <ul><li>True or false: </li></ul><ul><li>There are many rainforests in Australia. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Question 8 <ul><li>What is it? </li></ul><ul><li>Australians presented it to the British Parliament and it is still in use. </li></ul>
  18. 18. Question 9 <ul><li>What aerodynamic invention was made by an Australian Aborigine? </li></ul>
  19. 19. Question 10 <ul><li>January 26 is an important day for Australians. What day is it? </li></ul>
  20. 20. Answers 6-10
  21. 21. Answer 6 <ul><li>Finish the sentence: </li></ul><ul><li>Australia was first used as a ................. colony by the English. </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: prison </li></ul>
  22. 22. Answer 7 <ul><li>True or false </li></ul><ul><li>There are many rainforests in Australia. </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: False </li></ul>
  23. 23. Answer 8 <ul><li>What is it? </li></ul><ul><li>Australians presented it to the British Parliament and it is still in use. </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: Speaker’s chair </li></ul><ul><li>in the House of Commons </li></ul>
  24. 24. Answer 9 <ul><li>What aerodynamic invention was made by an Australian Aborigine? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: a boomerang </li></ul>
  25. 25. Answer 10 <ul><li>January 26 is an important day for Australians. What day is it? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: Australia Day </li></ul>
  26. 26. Questions 11-15
  27. 27. Question 11 <ul><li>Who or what is &quot;kauri&quot;? </li></ul><ul><li>a bird </li></ul><ul><li>an animal </li></ul><ul><li>a tree </li></ul><ul><li>a volcano </li></ul>
  28. 28. Question 12 <ul><li>Australia’s longest river is the Murray Darling. How long is it? </li></ul><ul><li>a)270 km </li></ul><ul><li>b) 27000 km </li></ul><ul><li>c) 2700 km </li></ul><ul><li>d) 2,7 km </li></ul>
  29. 29. Question 13 <ul><li>What does “Oz” mean ? </li></ul>
  30. 30. Question 14 <ul><li>Who is the head of state of Australia? </li></ul>
  31. 31. Question 15 <ul><li>What is Australian national floral emblem? </li></ul>
  32. 32. Answers 11-15
  33. 33. Answer 11 <ul><li>Who or what is &quot;kauri&quot;? </li></ul><ul><li>a bird </li></ul><ul><li>an animal </li></ul><ul><li>a tree </li></ul><ul><li>a volcano </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: a tree </li></ul>
  34. 34. Answer 12 <ul><li>Australia’s longest river is the Murray Darling. How long is it? </li></ul><ul><li>a)270 km </li></ul><ul><li>b) 27000 km </li></ul><ul><li>c) 2700 km </li></ul><ul><li>d) 2,7 km </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: c) 2700 km </li></ul>
  35. 35. Answer 13 <ul><li>What does “Oz” mean ? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: Australia </li></ul>
  36. 36. Answer 14 <ul><li>Who is the head of state of Australia? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: </li></ul><ul><li>Queen Elizabeth II </li></ul>
  37. 37. Answer 15 <ul><li>What is Australian national floral emblem? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: </li></ul><ul><li>Golden Wattle </li></ul>
  38. 38. Questions 16-20
  39. 39. Question 16 <ul><li>What is a “creek”? </li></ul>
  40. 40. Question 17 <ul><li>How far can a large red or grey kangaroo leap? </li></ul><ul><li>a) 3 meters </li></ul><ul><li>b)6 meters </li></ul><ul><li>c) 9 meters </li></ul><ul><li>d) 12 meters </li></ul>
  41. 41. Question 18 <ul><li>Why did all life come to a standstill in Australia in 1851? </li></ul>
  42. 42. Question 19 <ul><li>What season and month is it now in Australia? </li></ul>
  43. 43. Question 20 <ul><li>What is the most typical Australian Christmas present? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Christmas tree, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Turkey, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Beach towel, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Queen`s portrait </li></ul></ul>
  44. 44. Answers 16-20
  45. 45. Answer 16 <ul><li>What is a “creek”? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer : </li></ul><ul><li>A creek is a temporary river </li></ul><ul><li>in Australia, which has water </li></ul><ul><li>only during the rainy periods </li></ul>
  46. 46. Answer 17 <ul><li>How far can a large red or grey kangaroo leap? </li></ul><ul><li>a) 3 meters </li></ul><ul><li>b)6 meters </li></ul><ul><li>c) 9 meters </li></ul><ul><li>d) 12 meters </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: 9 meters </li></ul>
  47. 47. Answer 18 <ul><li>Why did all life come to a standstill in Australia in 1851? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: Gold was found </li></ul><ul><li>in Australia </li></ul>
  48. 48. Answer 19 <ul><li>What season and month is it now in Australia? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: Summer, December </li></ul>
  49. 49. Answer 20 <ul><li>What is the most typical Australian Christmas present? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Christmas tree, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>turkey, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>beach towel, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>the Queen`s portrait </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Answer: C – beach towel </li></ul>
  50. 50. Questions 21-25
  51. 51. Question 21 <ul><li>The name of this Australian animal means “no drink “ in Aboriginal language? Is it </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The turtle, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The kangaroo, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The koala, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The dingo? </li></ul></ul>
  52. 52. Question 22 <ul><li>What is in the picture? </li></ul>
  53. 53. <ul><li>A) </li></ul>
  54. 54. <ul><li>B) </li></ul>
  55. 55. <ul><li>C) </li></ul>
  56. 56. <ul><li>D) </li></ul>
  57. 57. Question 23 <ul><li>Almost ___ percent of Australians live in cities. a. 60 b. 75 c. 90 </li></ul>
  58. 58. Question 24 <ul><li>What are New Zealand's national sporting colours ? </li></ul>
  59. 59. Question 25 <ul><li>What is Pohutukawa ? </li></ul>
  60. 60. Answers 21-25
  61. 61. Answer 21 <ul><li>The name of this Australian animal means “no drink “ in Aboriginal language? Is it </li></ul><ul><ul><li>the turtle, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>the kangaroo, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>the koala, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>the dingo? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Answer: the koala </li></ul>
  62. 62. Answer 22 <ul><li>A) The Sydney Opera House . The building was designed by Danish acrhitect, Jorn Utzon. </li></ul><ul><li>B) Ayers Rock (Ulluru).Located in Ulura-Kata Tjuta National Park 450 kms south west of Alice Springs,  it is the world’s largest monolith (single stone) and an Aboriginal sacred site. </li></ul>
  63. 63. <ul><li>C) The Sydney Harbour Bridge: Weighing 52800 tonnes, with an arch span of 503m  the bridge was opened in 1932. It is one of the longest one-bow bridges in the world  with a length of </li></ul><ul><li>1150m. </li></ul><ul><li>D) TheTwelve Apostles are world-recognised icons of the Great Ocean Road. These giant limestone rock stacks (around 45 meters high) soar from the waters of the Southern Ocean and are a central feature of the Port Campbell National Park. </li></ul>
  64. 64. Answer 23 <ul><li>Almost ___ percent of Australians live in cities. a. 60 b. 75 c. 90 </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: c) 90 </li></ul>
  65. 65. Answer 24 <ul><li>What are New Zealand's national sporting colours ? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer : </li></ul><ul><li>Black and White(silver) </li></ul>
  66. 66. Answer 25 <ul><li>What is Pohutukawa ? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: New Zealand's </li></ul><ul><li>native Christmas tree </li></ul>
  67. 67. Questions 26-30
  68. 68. Question 26 <ul><li>What are the official languages in New Zealand? </li></ul>
  69. 69. Question 27 <ul><li>Name the body of water that separates the North and South Islands of NewZealand? </li></ul><ul><li>Bass Strait </li></ul><ul><li>Tasman Sea </li></ul><ul><li>Foveaux Strait </li></ul><ul><li>Cook Strait </li></ul>
  70. 70. Question 28 <ul><li>Name the two anthems of New Zealand </li></ul>
  71. 71. Question 29 <ul><li>What famous trilogy was filmed in New Zealand and who is the author of the trilogy? </li></ul>
  72. 72. Question 30 <ul><li>What country of the world has no poisonous snakes, crocodiles, spiders and even gnats? </li></ul>
  73. 73. Answers 26-30
  74. 74. Answer 26 <ul><li>What are the official languages in New Zealand? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer : English and Maori </li></ul>
  75. 75. Answer 27 <ul><li>Name the body of water that separates the North and South Islands of NewZealand? </li></ul><ul><li>Bass Strait </li></ul><ul><li>Tasman Sea </li></ul><ul><li>Foveaux Strait </li></ul><ul><li>Cook Strait </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: d) Cook Strait </li></ul>
  76. 76. Answer 28 <ul><li>Name the two anthems of New Zealand </li></ul><ul><li>Answer : 1.God defend New Zealand; </li></ul><ul><li>2. God save the Queen </li></ul>
  77. 77. Answer 29 <ul><li>What famous trilogy was filmed in New Zealand and who is the author of the trilogy? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: &quot; The Lord of the Rings&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>J.R.R. Tolkien </li></ul>
  78. 78. Answer 30 <ul><li>What country of the world has no poisonous snakes, crocodiles, spiders and even gnats? </li></ul><ul><li>Answer: New Zealand </li></ul>
  79. 79. Thank you!

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