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1 Australia Review Game

2 How does the high literacy rate in Australia affect its economy and enhance the standard of living for its citizens? 1.It has no effect 2.It increases GDP and decreases human capital 3.It increases human capital, GDP, and Standard of living 4.It decreases GDP but increases standard of living

3 3.It increases human capital, GDP, and Standard of living

4 Gaining more money from taxes and protecting nation’s businesses from other foreign companies is an example of which trade barrier? 1.Quota 2.Tariff 3.Mountains 4.Embargo

5 2. Tariff

6 Which “silent weapon” killed many aborigines 1.Contaminated food 2.Guns 3.Animals 4.Disease

7 4. disease

8 Why is Asia influential to Australia? 1.The 2 nations trade 2.Similar weather features 3.Aust. first settlers came from Asia 4.Common currency

9 3. Aust. first settlers came from Asia

10 All of the following are examples of human capital EXCEPT: 1.Investing in computers 2.Investing in GDP 3.Investing in education 4.Investing in high-tech jobs

11 2. Investing in GDP

12 Plan for energy independence will focus on using sources of energy we already have here in the Australia including oil & natural gas, wind, and solar. This is an example of: 1.Utilizing nations OWN resources to help economy 2.International trading to stimulate jobs and the economy 3.Utilizing nations resources which will hurt the economy

13 1. Utilizing nations OWN resources to help economy

14 Why did the British send prisoners to Australia 1.Empty plot of land 2.Lots of housing 3.No where else to put them 4.It was a remote island

15 4 It was a remote island

16 TRUE or FALSE: Coffee is one of Australia’s main resource? 1.True 2.False

17 2. False, TIMBER is the main resource

18 A remote location, scarcely populated, where there is little natural resources best describes: 1.Coral Reef 2.Coastal Cities 3.Outback 4.Oceania

19 3. Outback

20 Which group of people contributed MOST to the colonization of Australia? 1. doctors 2. prisoners 3. artists 4. Puritans

21 2. prisoners

22 Which occupation helps Aust. economy the MOST? 1.Farmers 2.Miners 3.Entreprenuers 4.Factory workers

23 1. farmers

24 How did the ice age impact Australia? 1.It offered more fishing to early explorers 2.It provided natives with water and ice cap mountains 3.The low sea levels exposed the land providing a place to live 4.The natives wanted to move from Asia

25 3 The low sea levels exposed the land providing a place to live

26 Which major physical feature does the Great Barrier Reef touch? 1.Indian Ocean 2.Darling River 3.Oceania 4.Coral Sea

27

28 Why did the population of Aborigines decrease more in the 19 th century? 1.The kids were being taken 2.They were dying of disease 3.The tribes were having conflicts 4.The British population mixed with the aborigine population

29 2. They were dying of disease

30 Why can’t tourism jobs sustain Aust. Economy? 1.Tourism is seasonal and only happens at certain times in the year 2.Tourism doesn’t attract enough people 3.The places to tour is Aust. are not all that! 4.Tourism is a steady money maker

31 1. Tourism is seasonal and only happens at certain times in the year

32 Taking too many fish out of the sea is known as 1. fish depletion 2. fish exile 3. exfishing 4. overfishing

33

34 What is the title of Queen Elizabeth in Aust? 1.Governer 2.Head of State 3.President 4.Prime Minister

35 2. Head of State

36 2 houses in the legislature is: 1.Bicameral 2.Bilingual 3.Bilegislatre 4.Bi-casas

37 1. Bicameral

38 An entrepreneur is: 1. someone who fails at a business 2. someone who succeeds at a business 3. someone who takes a risk to start a business 4. someone who borrows money

39 3. someone who takes a risk to start a business

40 What type of economy does Aust. Have? 1.Market 2.Capitalist 3.Mixed 4.command

41 3. mixed

42 Which of the following is an example of investing in human capital? 1. taxing people 2. building universities 3. farming corn 4. installing telephones

43 2. building universities

44 destruction of the Great Barrier Reef, ozone depletion, global warming are all examples of: 1.Natural resources 2.Aust. Use of economic goods 3.Challenges for Aust. Farmers 4.Concerns for the environment

45 4 Concerns for the environment

46 Technology, machines, services, manufacturing, phones are all example of which type of productive resource/good? 1.Natural 2.Capital 3.Human 4.Capitalism

47 2. Capital

48 High-tech job, educated, literacy rate are all examples of which type of productive resource/good? 1.Natural 2.Capital 3.Human 4.Capitalism

49 3. human

50 True/False, Tea Production is useful in Aust. Economy? 1.True 2.False

51 2.False! tourism, fishing, and farming are important for Aust. economy

52 Tree planting will help… 1.The economy 2.The survival of ecosystem 3.The aborigine population 4.Provide more jobs

53 2. The survival of ecosystem

54 All of the following are capital goods EXCETPT: 1. assembly lines 2. telephones 3. education 4. Computers

55 3. education

56 Northeast Aust. Several fish and organisms live here, in the Coral Sea best describes: 1.Great Victoria Desert 2.Ayers Rock 3.Great Barrier Reef 4.Oceania

57 3 Great Barrier Reef

58 Northeast Aust. Home to the Great Barrier Reef, dumps into Pacific Ocean best describes: 1.Great Victoria Desert 2.Coral Sea 3.Great Barrier Reef 4.Oceania

59 2. Coral Sea

60 Stretches across central Aust, huge, red boulder best describes: 1.Great Victoria Desert 2.Coral Sea 3.Oceania 4.Ayers Rock

61

62 located in South and Western Australia named after British queen Victoria 1.Great Victoria Desert 2.Coral Sea 3.Oceania 4.Ayers Rock

63 1. Great Victoria Desert


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