Study guide

180 views

Published on

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
180
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
2
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Study guide

  1. 1. Name: __________________ Geography & History of Australia Study Guide GEOGRAPHY: 1. What is the climate like in central Australia? 2. Why is southeastern Australia a popular place to live? 3. Why do very few people live in the Great Victoria Desert? 4. Where is the Great Barrier Reef located? 5. Describe the landscape of Australia: 6. Why are many of Australia’s animals found nowhere else on Earth? 7. Label the following features on the map below: • Great Barrier Reef, Coral Sea, Canberra, Great Victoria Desert, Indian Ocean, Ayers Rock HISTORY: 8. Where did the Aborigines come from? 9. Describe Aboriginal culture: 10. What do the Aborigines and the Aztec/Inca have in common?
  2. 2. 11. Which weapon did the Aborigines invent? 12. Which country’s culture had the greatest impact on the language & religion of Australia? 13. What advantages did the British have over the Aborigines? 14. Why did the British want to start a colony in Australia? 15. Who were the first settlers in Australia? When did they colonize the country? 16. What did the British do to the Aborigines?

×