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Answer These Questions About Australia And We Will Tell You If You Should Come Down Under

Australians are more often than not misinterpreted! Test your knowlodge, to see if your ready to come down under

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  1. Who is the current prime minister

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    Julia Gillard
    Julia Gillard
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Malcolm Turnbull
    Malcolm Turnbull
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Tony Abbot
    Tony Abbot
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Kevin Rudd
    Kevin Rudd
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Malcolm Turnbull!

    It's Malcolm Turnbull!
  2. What is Australian Football Called?

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    AFL
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    Incorrect
    WAFL
    Correct
    Incorrect
    AF
    Correct
    Incorrect
    VFL
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    AFL!

    It stands for the Australian Football League

    AFL!
  3. What is this food called?

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    Marmite
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Milo
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Vegemite
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Nutella
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Its Vegemite!

    Its Vegemite!
  4. How many stars are there on the flag?

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    5
    Correct
    Incorrect
    6
    Correct
    Incorrect
    7
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    There are 6!

    The Southern Cross has five stars and there is also the commonwealth star which adds up to 6!

    There are 6!
  5. What is the capital of Australia?

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    Sydney
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Melbourne
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    Incorrect
    Canberra
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    Incorrect
    Perth
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Canberra!

    No one could decide whether Sydney or Melbourne should be the capital so they made a city in the middle of the two called Canberra. There was a contest to design Canberra and the winner was Walter Burley Griffin in 1911

    It's Canberra!
  6. How much of Australia is taken up by desert?

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    18%
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    Incorrect
    70%
    Correct
    Incorrect
    5%
    Correct
    Incorrect
    100%
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    70% of Australia is classified as a desert!

    some of the 70% is liveable as it is not as severe as other parts

  7. Which Australian City has won the most liveable city 6 years in a row?

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    Sydney
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Hobart
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Perth
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Melbourne
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Melbourne has won 6 times in a row!

    Melbourne has won 6 times in a row!
  8. When is it summertime in Australia

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    December- February
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    Incorrect
    June- August
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Australia is in the Southern Hemisphere!

    Australia is in the Southern Hemisphere!
  9. Who discovered Australia

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    Christopher Columbus
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Captain Cook
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    Incorrect
    Captain Smith
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Captain Cook founded Australia, when he came upon land while on a voyage (Botany Bay)

    Captain Cook founded Australia, when he came upon land while on a voyage (Botany Bay)
  10. When is Australia Day?

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    22 March
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    Incorrect
    26 January
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    Incorrect
    8 August
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    Incorrect
    9 December
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's the 26th January

    It's the 26th January
  11. Why is there a public holiday in late september?

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    AFL Grand Final eve
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    Incorrect
    Melbourne Cup Day
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    Incorrect
    Labor day
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Grand Final Eve!

  12. Where does the Australian Open take place?

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    Sydney
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Melbourne
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Perth
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Adelaide
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Melbourne!

    Melbourne!
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