Flashcards in Chapter 22 SQ and Chapter Review Deck (26)
A roof or fence make by weaving acacia trees
Brown coal with high moisture content
Water comes up by itself
An Australian ranch
The sparsely populated areas beyond the coastal cities of Australia.
The first inhabitants of Australia
Captain James Cook
The first inhabitants of new Zealand
Name the 3 major geographic features of Australia
Coast dessert plains
What was the First Fleet?
The first group of convicts sent out from England
List 3 features of the outback
Brushy dry and flat
Where did the first European settlers land in Australia?
Why do not Australians live on the east coast?
What is happening to the Great Barrier Reef?
It is shrinking
What is the only island state in Australia?
List six ways that Australia is an unusual continent
The only continent with one flag,
Why do so few people live on the western plateau?
It is hot and arid.
What are the two main industries in the outback?
Mining and herding
Explain the Significance?
Who were the first people to live in New Zealand?
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