Australian Vocabulary<br />
Coral Reef: Formed by Living organisms consisting of calcium and limestone found in clear shallow waters with abundant sun...
Outback: arid areas of Australia with sparse population also referred to as “bush”<br />
Station: Large Farm or Ranch<br />
Marsupial: Mammals in which females have pouches. <br />
Immigrant: person who moves to a new country<br />
Boomerang: a carved piece of wood that when thrown will come back to you<br />
Bush: grassy and bushy rural area of Australia used for farmingand ranching<br />
Plateau: elevated area with relatively flat tops and steep sides<br />
Agriculture: production of food and goods through farming<br />
Aborigines:  original inhabitants of Australia prior to European settlement<br />
Where is this from?<br />
Population Density: the number of people living in a square mile<br />
Standard of Living: availability of health care, education, and money in a given area<br />
Infant Mortality: number of babies out of 1000 that die before the age of one <br />
Safari: A overland trip into the wild for tourism or for hunting<br />
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Australian vocabulary

  1. 1. Australian Vocabulary<br />
  2. 2. Coral Reef: Formed by Living organisms consisting of calcium and limestone found in clear shallow waters with abundant sunlight and are full of life <br />
  3. 3. Outback: arid areas of Australia with sparse population also referred to as “bush”<br />
  4. 4. Station: Large Farm or Ranch<br />
  5. 5. Marsupial: Mammals in which females have pouches. <br />
  6. 6. Immigrant: person who moves to a new country<br />
  7. 7. Boomerang: a carved piece of wood that when thrown will come back to you<br />
  8. 8. Bush: grassy and bushy rural area of Australia used for farmingand ranching<br />
  9. 9. Plateau: elevated area with relatively flat tops and steep sides<br />
  10. 10. Agriculture: production of food and goods through farming<br />
  11. 11. Aborigines: original inhabitants of Australia prior to European settlement<br />
  12. 12. Where is this from?<br />
  13. 13. Population Density: the number of people living in a square mile<br />
  14. 14. Standard of Living: availability of health care, education, and money in a given area<br />
  15. 15. Infant Mortality: number of babies out of 1000 that die before the age of one <br />
  16. 16. Safari: A overland trip into the wild for tourism or for hunting<br />

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