Aboriginal People - End Of Week Quiz

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This quiz will test your knowledge of what we have learnt over the past week. Good luck!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The order of policies enacted by the Australian Government regarding Aboriginal people were:
    • A. 

      Protectionism, Assimiliation, Integration

    • B. 

      Assimiliation, Protectionism, Self-Determination

    • C. 

      Self-Determination, Integration, Assimiliation

    • D. 

      Protectionsim, Assimilation, Self-Determination

  • 2. 
    Eddie Mabo overturned the concept of 'terra nullius' in what year?
    • A. 

      1967

    • B. 

      1989

    • C. 

      1992

    • D. 

      2009

  • 3. 
    Charles Perkins was the leader of what Aboriginal protest?
    • A. 

      Freedom Rides

    • B. 

      Aboriginal Tent Embassy

    • C. 

      Protest for the 1967 Referendum

    • D. 

      Protest against the Stolen Generation

  • 4. 
    In which year did Aboriginal people gain the vote?
    • A. 

      1962

    • B. 

      1967

    • C. 

      1992

    • D. 

      1946

  • 5. 
    Which government was instrumental in helping Aboriginal people gain land rights?
    • A. 

      Harold Holt's

    • B. 

      John Howard's

    • C. 

      Kevin Rudd's

    • D. 

      Gough Whitlam's

  • 6. 
    Kevin Rudd apologied to the Aboriginal Peopl in what year?
    • A. 

      2007

    • B. 

      2008

    • C. 

      2009

    • D. 

      2006

  • 7. 
    Aboriginal culture is based on what concept?
    • A. 

      Native Title

    • B. 

      Totems

    • C. 

      Terra Nullius

    • D. 

      The Dreaming

  • 8. 
    What was the importance of the 1967 Referendum?
    • A. 

      It overturned the notion of terra nullius and gave Aboriginal people citizenship

    • B. 

      It gave Aboriginal people the vote, and gave them the right to have laws made about them

    • C. 

      It gave Aboriginal people the right to have laws made about them, and gave them the right of being counted

    • D. 

      It gave Aboriginal people citizenship and the vote

  • 9. 
    For Aboriginal people, Australia Day is referred to as what?
    • A. 

      The Invasion

    • B. 

      Aboriginal Day

    • C. 

      The Day of Darkness

    • D. 

      Terra Nullius

  • 10. 
    The Stolen Generation included:
    • A. 

      The forced taking of Aboriginal children from their parents

    • B. 

      The forced taking of white Australians from their parents

    • C. 

      The mass murder of many Aboriginal women and children

    • D. 

      The mass murder of many Aboriginal people by the Australian government

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