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Where do most of the Australian population live?

South east coast

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What is Uluru

Uluru is a giant red rock with steep sides and a flat top

2

What do Australians call large sheep and cattle farms?

Stations

3

What percent of wool does Australia produce?

30%

4

What is the outback?

The outback is Australia's vast drawing area

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What is the highest point in Australia

Mt. Kosciusko

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How long is the Great Barrier Reef?

1,429 miles

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What are the 2 islands that make up New Zealand?

The north island and South Island

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What is Australia's climate?

Mostly dry with some tropical areas

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What are new Zealand's economic things?

Agriculture and stock raising

10

What are three islands in Micronesia?

Chuuk, pohnpei, kosrae

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What are three islands in Melanesia

Santa Isabel, Bougainville, and Choiseul

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What are the latitude and longitude for Tahiti

18°S and 149°W

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What is the capital of Solomon Islands

Honiara

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Who were Australia's original inhabitants

The aborigines

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What is new Zealand's capital

Wellington