GEOG 200 Quiz 6

  1. What is the approximate number of legal immigrants who arrived in Australia annually throughout the early 1990s?
  2. What agricultural activity is usually found closest to the large metropolitan areas?
  3. The economic geography of Australia and New Zealand is dominated by the export of:
  4. What is the capital city of Australia?
  5. In which city is the iconic Opera House located?
  6. Which of the following statements regarding Australia is false?
  7. The island across the Bass Strait off the southeastern coast of Australia is called:
  8. Which environmental crisis most severely threatens economic activity in the Murray‐Darling River Basin?
  9. What is the collective name for the animals found in Australia who carry their young in pouches?
  10. Which of the following statements about the physical environment of the Austral realm is false?
  11. What is the term for the vast interior rural area of Australia?
  12. Approximately what is the population of New Zealand?
  13. What is the term for the study of fauna in spatial perspective?
  14. Which of the following statements regarding New Zealand is true?
  15. Which of the following cities is located nearest the Australian capital of Canberra?
  16. Which of the following has Polynesian roots and is New Zealand’s largest ethnic minority group?
  17. What is the term for indigenous Australians?
  18. For many years, Australia had an immigration policy that:
  19. Which of the following best defines Wallace’s Line?
  20. Which of the following is not one of Australia’s major problems?
  21. About what percentage of Australians lives in cities or towns?
  22. Which of the following mountain ranges runs through New Zealand?
  23. Which of the following is not one of the three largest cities in Australia?
  24. The historic 1840 agreement between the Maori and Europeans in New Zealand is known as the Treaty of:
  25. Most of the core area of Australia is located in the:
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