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Geography Final Exam

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Cairns, Au
What City? The Great Barrier Reef
Melbourne
What City? The Garden Story
Melbourne
What City? The Golden Mile
Melbourne
What City? Philip Island
Sydney
What City? The Harbour Bridge
Sydney
What City? The Opera House
Sydney
What City? Bondi Beach
Sydney
What City? Queen Victoria Building
Sydney
What City? The Blue Mountains
Yulara
What City? Ayer's Rock (Uluru)
Brisbane
What City? The Gold Coast
Brisbane (Gold Coast)
What City? Surfer's Paradise
Hunter Valley (New South Wales)
What City? Australia's most famous wine producing city
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What City? Australia's surfing city
Canberra
What City? Capital of Australia
Darwin or Alice Springs (Aus)
What City? The Olgas
Queenstown
What City? The Adventure Capital of Australia
Side trip from Melbourne
What City? Tasmania
Auckland
What City? City of Sails
Oban, NZ
What City? Stuart Island
Pahia (North Island, NZ)
TWhat City? he Bay of Islands
Rotorua, NZ
What City? Glowworm Caves (Waitomo Caves)
Wellington
What City? Capital of New Zealand
Christchurch
What City? Mt. Cavendish
Christchurch
What City? Mt. Cook
Christchurch
What City? Southern Alps
Picton
What City? The most vineyards in all of NZ
Papeete
What City? Capital of Tahiti
Suva
What City? Capital of Fiji
Agana
What City? Capital of Guam
Vast arid, near-empty center of Australia"
What/Where is it? The Outback
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What/Where is it? 70% of continent is Outback
The holy sites for the Aborigines
What/Where is it? The Olgas
Some of the few remaining giant tree- the world's largest trees, over 170ft tall and over 1200 yrs old!! In the native forest region of Whangarei New Zealand and also in Western Australia
What/Where is it? The Kauri
Was a leading French Post-Impressionist artist
What/Where is it? Paul Gauguin
Means peace in Israel, but is also used as a greeting or a farewell.. (hello or goodbye)
What/Where is it? Shalom
Aka Big Fiji.. this is where most travellers go when they say they are going to Fiji with many hostel resorts and Fijis capital, Nadi
What/Where is it? Viti Levu
(part of Micronesia), A ring shaped coral group of Islands, attracts mostly divers, and is relatively un-commercialized
What/Where is it? Kiribati
New Zealand's aboriginal people
What/Where is it? Maori
Was the founder of the religion of Islam, and was regarded by Muslims as a messenger and a prophet by God
What/Where is it? Mohammed
Are farms that offer an alternative to a chain hotel
What/Where is it? Kibitzes
A north-south imaginary line on the surface of the Earth, passing through the middle of the Pacific Ocean, where the date changes as a ship or airplane travels east or west across it
What/Where is it? The International Dateline
A town on the American Samoa Island(one of the Tahitian Islands) that offers deep sea fishing and great hiking
What/Where is it? Pago Pago
Caves in New Zealand where you can see 1000s of glowworms in the ceiling
What/Where is it? Waitomo
Palestine can refer to "ancient Palestine," an area that today includes Israel and the Palestinian territories, as well as parts of Jordan, Lebanon and Syria
What/Where is it? Palestine
Is a landlocked territory and is the eastern part of the 3 Palestinian territories; on the west bank of the Jordan River in the Middle East.
What/Where is it? West Bank
Jerusalem (in the old city)
What city? The Wailing Wall
Jerusalem (outside the old city)
What city? The Dead Sea Scrolls
Jerusalem (outside the old city)
What city? Garden Tombs
Jerusalem
What city? The Capital of Israel
Nazareth
What city? The Sea of Galilee
Bethlehem
What city? The Church of Nativity
Tel Aviv
What city? Ben Gurion Airport
Eliat (israel)
What city? Excellent Coral Reef Diving
Jericho
What city? Oldest City in the World
Masada
What city? King Herods Palace
Mecca
What city? Mohammed's Birthplace
Saudi Arabia?
What city? The Kingdom Tower
Dubai
What city? Burj Al Arab Hotel
Jordan
What city? Temple of Hercules
Petra
What city? 2000 years old Archaeological Site
Medina
What city? Mohammed's Burial Site
Canberra
Capital of? Australia
Pago Pago
Capital of? American Samoa
Avarua
Capital of? Cook Islands
Suva
Capital of? Fiji
Papeete
Capital of? French Polynesia (Tahiti)
Tarawa
Capital of? Kiribati
Majuro
Capital of? Marshall Islands
Palikir
Capital of? Micronesia
Yaren
Capital of? Nauru
Noumea
Capital of? New Caledonia
Wellington
Capital of? New Zealand
Saipan
Capital of? Northern Mariana Islands
Alofi
Capital of? Nuie
Koror
Capital of? Palau
Port Moresby
Capital of? Papua New Guinea
Adamstown
Capital of? Pitcarin
Apia
Capital of? Samoa
Honiara
Capital of? Solomon Islands
Nuku' Alofa
Capital of? Tonga
Funafuti
Capital of? Tuvalu
Port Vila
Capital of? Vanuatu
-Popular honeymoon spot for Japanese Well developed tourist destination- diving,
Micronesia Island/What is it? Saipan
-Ring Shaped group of Islands -Relatively uncommercialized -Attracts divers
Micronesia Island/What is it? Kiribati
-Principal destination spot of Micronesia -U.S Military presence ensure good air -Water sports, WWII history, & golf
Micronesia Island/What is it? Guam
-Occupies the eastern half of the large island of New Guinea -Western half is Indonesia -Popular for divers, people with interest in -Expensive, crime is a problem
Melanesia Island/What is it? Papua New Guinea
-Made up of 80 islands -Tropical climate - always hot and wet -Visitors enjoy boating, diving and breath-
Melanesia Island/What is it? Vanuatu
-over 300 Islands, one of the most visited destinations of the South Seas -Cruises are popular with smaller boats -Viti Levu (Big Fiji) is the most common for
Melanesia Island/What is it? Fiji Islands
-make up the western part of French Polynesia -Tahitian islands include; Bora Bora, Moorea,
Polynesia Island/What is it? The Tahitian Islands
-Somewhat crowded -Good spot for boat lovers... no reefs!
Polynesia Island/What is it? Tonga
-More American than Polynesian -Good for travellers who want some -Deep sea fishing and hiking are common in Pago Pago (small town)
Polynesia Island/What is it? American Samoa
-Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane -Carrier: Quantas (QF)
Air Gateways/Carriers? Australia
-Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch -Carrier: Air New Zealand (NZ)
Air Gateways/Carriers? New Zealand
-Nadi, Fiji -Papeete, Tahiti -Guam
Air Gateways/Carriers? Oceania
Mosquito Yes
Transmission type/Vaccination? Japanese Encephalitis
Mosquito Yes
Transmission type/Vaccination? Yellow Fever
Food and Water Yes
Transmission type/Vaccination? Hepatitis A
Food and Water Yes
Transmission type/Vaccination? Cholera
Person to Person Yes
Transmission type/Vaccination? Tuberculosis
Person to Person Yes
Transmission type/Vaccination? Hepatitis B
Person to Person Yes
Transmission type/Vaccination? Meningococcal Meningitis
Animal to Person Yes
Transmission type/Vaccination? Tetanus
Animal to Person Yes
Transmission type/Vaccination? Rabies
Mosquito No
Transmission type/Vaccination? Dengue Fever
Mosquito No
Transmission type/Vaccination? Malaria
Food and Water No
Transmission type/Vaccination? Avian Flu
Food and Water No
Transmission type/Vaccination? Traveller's Diarrhea
Food and Water No
Transmission type/Vaccination? Typhoid Fever
Person to Person No
Transmission type/Vaccination? HIV /AIDS