Imperialist Great Britain In Australia

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Imperialist Great Britain In Australia - Quiz

This quiz is about the Australia and the effects Great Britain had on this country.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    How many colonies of Australia did Great Britain posses?

    • A.

      7

    • B.

      8

    • C.

      10

    • D.

      9

    Correct Answer
    A. 7
    Explanation
    Great Britain possessed 7 colonies of Australia. These colonies were New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia, Tasmania, and Northern Territory. Each of these colonies had its own government and was administered separately, but they were all under the control of Great Britain.

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  • 2. 

    What is so special about Victoria's geography?

    • A.

      It is next to New South Wales.

    • B.

      It is closer to Tasmania.

    • C.

      Almost every type of terrain can be found in Victoria.

    • D.

      The penal state was establishment on its coast.

    Correct Answer
    C. Almost every type of terrain can be found in Victoria.
    Explanation
    Victoria's geography is special because it encompasses almost every type of terrain. This means that within the state, one can find a diverse range of landscapes including mountains, valleys, forests, coastal areas, and more. This variety of terrain makes Victoria unique and offers a wide range of natural attractions and activities for visitors and residents alike.

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  • 3. 

    In 1836, how many colonies were established in Australia?

    • A.

      2

    • B.

      7

    • C.

      8

    • D.

      4

    Correct Answer
    D. 4
    Explanation
    In 1836, four colonies were established in Australia. This suggests that multiple settlements were established in different regions of Australia during that time.

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  • 4. 

    Which colony did Great Britain first established a penal colony?

    • A.

      Tasmania

    • B.

      New South Wales

    • C.

      Western Australia

    • D.

      Queensland

    Correct Answer
    B. New South Wales
    Explanation
    Great Britain first established a penal colony in New South Wales. This colony was established in 1788 and served as a place to send convicts from Britain. The establishment of this colony was part of Britain's efforts to alleviate overcrowding in its prisons and to establish a presence in the newly discovered continent of Australia. The colony of New South Wales eventually grew and became the foundation for the modern-day state of New South Wales in Australia.

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  • 5. 

    What is so significant about Australia?

    • A.

      It is surrounded by water.

    • B.

      It is surround by many body of water.

    • C.

      It is numerous geographic features.

    • D.

      It is only country in the world that covers an entire continent.

    Correct Answer
    D. It is only country in the world that covers an entire continent.
    Explanation
    Australia is the only country in the world that covers an entire continent. This is significant because it makes Australia unique and sets it apart from other countries. Being a continent in itself, Australia has diverse landscapes, climates, and ecosystems. It also has a rich biodiversity and unique flora and fauna that are found nowhere else in the world. This distinction makes Australia a fascinating and important destination for scientists, researchers, and nature enthusiasts.

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  • 6. 

    In New South Wale, since Great Britain colonized Australia, what language did few people speak?

    • A.

      Dutch

    • B.

      English

    • C.

      Welsh

    • D.

      Spanish

    Correct Answer
    C. Welsh
    Explanation
    Since Great Britain colonized Australia, few people in New South Wales spoke Welsh. This suggests that Welsh was not widely spoken or prevalent in the region during the colonial period.

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  • 7. 

    Great Britain able to fully colonized Australia with

    • A.

      Treaties

    • B.

      Battle

    • C.

      No force

    • D.

      Peaceful actions

    Correct Answer
    B. Battle
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Battle" because historically, Great Britain colonized Australia through the use of force and military conquest. The colonization process involved numerous battles and conflicts between the British forces and the indigenous people of Australia. These battles ultimately led to the establishment of British control and the colonization of Australia.

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  • 8. 

    According to the map, which colony in Australia is best to plant crops?

    • A.

      Queensland

    • B.

      Tasmania

    • C.

      Western Australia

    • D.

      New South Wales

    Correct Answer
    B. Tasmania
    Explanation
    Based on the map, Tasmania appears to be the best colony in Australia to plant crops. This conclusion can be drawn because Tasmania is located in the southernmost part of Australia, where the climate is generally cooler and more suitable for agriculture. Additionally, Tasmania has a higher amount of rainfall compared to the other colonies listed, which is beneficial for crop growth.

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  • 9. 

    What federal constitution was created to united Australia?

    • A.

      Commonwealth of the colony

    • B.

      Constitution of Australia

    • C.

      The federal Constitution

    • D.

      Commonwealth of Australia

    Correct Answer
    D. Commonwealth of Australia
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Commonwealth of Australia. This federal constitution was created to unite Australia. It established the framework for the government and outlined the powers and responsibilities of the federal government and the states. The Commonwealth of Australia Act was passed by the British Parliament in 1900 and came into effect on January 1, 1901. It was a significant step in Australia's journey towards becoming an independent nation.

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  • 10. 

    Which agricultural products was NOT available to Australia?

    • A.

      Tobacco

    • B.

      Cattle

    • C.

      Wheat

    • D.

      Fruits

    Correct Answer
    A. Tobacco
    Explanation
    Tobacco was not available to Australia. This could be due to various reasons such as climate unsuitability for tobacco cultivation, government regulations or restrictions on tobacco production or import, or lack of demand for tobacco in the Australian market.

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  • 11. 

    What were the native people excluded from?

    • A.

      Land

    • B.

      Demoracy

    • C.

      Money

    • D.

      Capital

    Correct Answer
    B. Demoracy
    Explanation
    The native people were excluded from democracy. This suggests that they were not given the opportunity to participate in the democratic process and have a say in the decisions that affected their lives. This exclusion could have resulted in the native people being marginalized and their voices not being heard in matters of governance and policy-making.

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