AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

CHAPTERS 1, 2, 3, 4:

1- TRUE OR FALSE ( CORRECT THE FALSE ONES)

  1. -Most Australians live in the centre of the country
  2. -The first British convicts landed in Australia in 1788
  3. -Melbourne used to be the capital of Australia
  4. -Darwin has a lot of high-rise buildings

2-PUT THESE SENTENCES INTO THE RIGHT ORDER.

  1. Gold was found in New South Wales and Victoria
  2. Captain Jame Cook said that Australia belonged to Britain
  3. The six Australian states joined together to make one country
  4. The Aborigines came to Australia
  5. People from European countries like Italy and Greece came to Australia
  6. The Dutch sailors William Jansz and Abel Tasman came to Australia
  7. The first British convicts landed in Port Jackson

CHAPTERS 5, 6, 7:

3-ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS:

  1. How many different groups of Aborigines lived in Australia when the British came there?
  2. How fast can a Kangaroo travel?
  3. What is strange about the echidna and the platypus?
  4. What do people do in the outback when someone is hurt or ill?

4-CHOOSE AN ANIMAL, BIRD OR PLANT FROM AUSTRALIA. FIND OUT AND WRITE ABOUT IT.

CHAPTERS 8, 9, 10:

5-ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS:

  1. Why do people visit the Great Barrier Reef?
  2. Why do people live under the ground in Coober Pedy?
  3. Can you name three different kinds of food that are grown in Australia?
  4. Why is Evonne Goolagong famous?

6-CHOOSE A FAMOUS AUSTRALIAN. FIND OUT ABOUT HIM OR HER AND WRITE SOMETHING TO SHOW YOUR CLASS.

CHAPTERS 11, 12, 13, 14:

7-TRUE OR FALSE?

  1. New Zealand has more land and fewer people than Great Britain
  2. New Zealan has only three mountains
  3. Women have been able to vote in New Zealand for more than a hundred years
  4. Today children cannot speak Maori at school

8-CHOOSE A FAMOUS NEW ZEALANDER AND WRITE SOMETHING TO SHOW TO YOUR CLASS

CAPTERS 15, 16, 17, 18:

  1. How old is Aucklad’s newest volcano?
  2. Which was New Zealand’s largest city in the nineteenth century?
  3. Can you name three sports that are popular in Australia and New Zealand?
  4. How many official languages are there in New Zealand?