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  1. Australia is similar in size to what country?
    Usa
  2. Who were the first inhabitants of Australia?
    Aboriginees
  3. Is Australia`s population mulit-cultural?
    yes
  4. The blue moutains are in the?
    west
  5. two beaches close to Sydney are?
    Manly, bondai
  6. Is Sydney the largest city?
    Yes
  7. Darling harbour is linked to the centre of the city by?
    Monorail
  8. Sydney harbour is famous for the?
    Opera house and Harbour Bridge
  9. The Sydney Explorer is a ?
    Bus
  10. The site of the first European settlement is called?
    The rocks
  11. Canberra is the capital of?
    Australia
  12. Canberra ia an aboriginal word for?
    Meeting place
  13. Victoria is Australia`s-------- mainland state and covers Australias------- % of the land.
    • Smallest
    • 3%
  14. The capital city of Victoria iS______and is Australias______largest city.
    • Melbourne
    • 2nd
  15. what mode of transportation is still used in Melbourne?
    Tram car
  16. the national gallery of victoria is part of what complex?
    Victorian art center.
  17. what are the Twelve apostles?
    Rock formations
  18. Victoria`s recreated gold rush town is called______and is located outside the city of______?
    • Sovern hill
    • ballerat
  19. The main attraction on phillip island is/are?
    Fairy penguins
  20. The approximate flying time from LAX to SYD is how many hours?
    14 and half
  21. Vaccinations are or not required in most cases?
    Are not
  22. There is a departure tax for each person over the age of?
    12 years
  23. Distances and speed linits are posted in the ______ standard?
    International metric
  24. are gas prices more expensive then the united states?
    yes more expensive.
  25. one way rentals are usually available at?
    No extra change.
  26. Taxis may be obtained in 3 ways?
    • Taxi station
    • phone
    • hailing
  27. special passes are available to foreign tourists on what systems?
    • bus
    • rail
  28. Tasmania is the only state that is an?
    Island
  29. the capital of Tasmanina is?
    Hobart
  30. three ways to get to Tasmanina are?
    Ferry, plane, catamaran
  31. first to build settlements in Tasmania are?
    Convicts
  32. the best way to see Tasmanina is?
    Self drive
  33. The state the shares borders with all other states is?
    South Australia
  34. The capital of South Australia is?
    Adelaide
  35. In november adelaide hosts the final ?
    formula one grand prix race.
  36. south australia produces what precent of Australias wine?
    60%
  37. Australias third largest Island made up of many parks is?
    Kangaroo
  38. The best known rail journey in central Australia is named?
    Gham
  39. Coober pedy is the_____capital of the world?
    opal
  40. Fifty percent of inhabitants of coober pedy live where to escape the heat?
    underground.
  41. how many time zones does Australia have?
    3
  42. EST is ___hours ahead of WST and ____hours ahead of CST?
    • 2 hours
    • .5 hours
  43. the two climate zones in Australia are?
    2, tropical, temperate
  44. hotel and motels offer?
    free tea and coffee
  45. Electricity volts in Australia and canada?
    • Aust-240
    • Can-120
  46. the capital of the western Australia?
    Perth
  47. the popular Island day trip from Perth?
    Rottnest
  48. Monkey Mia is where you can feed and swim with wild ?
    Dolphins
  49. capital of the northern Territory?
    Darwin
  50. Kakadu is the home of many danerous ?
    feature in the movie "crocodile Dundee"
    Crocodiles
  51. Alice springs is _____miles south of Darwin.
    1000
  52. The most unusual tour of the area includes riding?
    Camel
  53. Ayers rock is 6 hours from?
    Alice springs
  54. how many hours does it take to complete the rounf trip climb of ayers rock?
    2 hours
  55. The temperture variance on Ayers rock ranges from___F to___F?
    • 30
    • 100

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