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15 terms
Australia Geography
Victoria
Uluru
Ayer's Rock
New South Wales
Victoria
Uluru
12 terms
Australia Geography
Western Australia- Perth
Northern Territory- Darwin
Queensland- Brisbane
New South Wales- Sydney
Western Australia- Perth
Northern Territory- Darwin
32 terms
Australia: Geography
monotreme
platypus
echidna
Aborigines
An egg-laying mammal.
A mammal with a duck bill and webbed feet. It lays eggs.
An egg-laying mammal that resembles a porcupine.
The common term for native Australians.
monotreme
An egg-laying mammal.
platypus
A mammal with a duck bill and webbed feet. It lays eggs.
30 terms
Geography Australia Map
indian ocean
perth
western australia
timor sea
ocean
city
province
sea
indian ocean
ocean
perth
city
9 terms
Australia Lesson 1 - Geography
Outback
monolith
Aboriginal
coral reef
The dry, unpopulated inland region of Australia
a single standing stone
a native people
a long, undersea structure formed by the tiny skeletons of co…
Outback
The dry, unpopulated inland region of Australia
monolith
a single standing stone
10 terms
Australia geography
Australia
Outback
Great barrier reef
The coral sea
a continent southeast of Asia between the Pacific and Indian…
What is the Australian term for the vast desert areas in the…
a 1,250-mile chain of more than 2,500 reefs and islands along…
The first naval battle in history in which all the fighting w…
Australia
a continent southeast of Asia between the Pacific and Indian…
Outback
What is the Australian term for the vast desert areas in the…
11 terms
Australia Geography
outback
monolith
Aborigines
aquifer
the largest part of Australia; semi-arid and dry; specificall…
a single large rock sticking out of the earth; examples inclu…
the first inhabitants of Australia; arrived from SE Asia over…
large water deposit under the earth's surface; can be found i…
outback
the largest part of Australia; semi-arid and dry; specificall…
monolith
a single large rock sticking out of the earth; examples inclu…
9 terms
Geography of australia
Australia
Outback
Great barrier reef
The coral sea
Is a huge desert plains streaching across the country. The dr…
The largest part of australia consits of simi araid or dry la…
It is the worlds largest coral reef. It lies a short distance…
It is important source of coral for the great barrier reef. I…
Australia
Is a huge desert plains streaching across the country. The dr…
Outback
The largest part of australia consits of simi araid or dry la…
29 terms
Geography Words: Australia
penal colony
convicts
preeminent
aborigines
a settlement for prisoners used to separate them from the gen…
prisoners
most important
the native inhabitants of Australia; the people who were ther…
penal colony
a settlement for prisoners used to separate them from the gen…
convicts
prisoners
60 terms
Australia Geography
Another Term for Aus.
"Southern"
3 Regions of Aus.
Artesian Wells
Land Down Under
Australia Word Meaning
1. Great Dividing Ranges... 2. Central Lowlands... 3. Western Plateau
Wells in which water flows naturally.
Another Term for Aus.
Land Down Under
"Southern"
Australia Word Meaning
9 terms
Australia Geography
What is the name of State #1?
What is the name of Territory #2?
What is the name of State #3?
What is the name of State #4?
...
...
...
...
What is the name of State #1?
...
What is the name of Territory #2?
...
35 terms
Geography of Australia
Australia
Outback
Great Victoria Desert
Great Barrier Reef
the sixth largest country and smallest continent in the world
the large desert region that covers the majority of Australia
dry and unfertile land that stretches from South Australia to…
A 1,250-mile long underwater habitat off the coast of Austral…
Australia
the sixth largest country and smallest continent in the world
Outback
the large desert region that covers the majority of Australia
9 terms
Geography of australia
Australia
Out back
Great Barrier Reef
The Coral Sea
It is a huge desert plains streching across the country's mid…
The largest part of Australia conists of semi arid or dry lan…
It is the largest coral reef. It lies a short distance off th…
It is important source of coral for the Great Barrier Reef. I…
Australia
It is a huge desert plains streching across the country's mid…
Out back
The largest part of Australia conists of semi arid or dry lan…
9 terms
Geography of australia
Australia
Outback
Great barrier reef
The coral sea
It is a huge desert plains streching across the country's mid…
The largest part of australia consists of semi-arid or drylands
Worlds largest coral reef.it lies a short distance off the no…
It is an important source of coral for the great barrier reef…
Australia
It is a huge desert plains streching across the country's mid…
Outback
The largest part of australia consists of semi-arid or drylands
23 terms
Australia Geography
Know where the Coral Sea is located.
Know where the Victoria Desert is loca…
Know the satellite image this place's…
Australia's interior contains very few…
Know where the Great Barrier Reef is located.
Know where Ayers Rock is located.
The Great Victoria Desert
the climate is too harsh to support large cities.
Know where the Coral Sea is located.
Know where the Great Barrier Reef is located.
Know where the Victoria Desert is loca…
Know where Ayers Rock is located.
Geography of Australia
Australia
Outback
Western Plateau
Central Lowlands
The sixth largest country and smallest continent in the world…
The large desert region that covers the majority of Australia…
It's a huge, dry area with few trees. The middle of the plate…
It's a flat region. In the south, people grow wheat, but most…
Australia
The sixth largest country and smallest continent in the world…
Outback
The large desert region that covers the majority of Australia…
8 terms
Geography of Australia
Australia
Outback
Great Barrier Reef
The Coral Sea
It is a huge desert plains stretching across the country's mi…
The largest part of Australia consists of semi-arid or dry la…
It is the world's largest coral reef. It lies a short distanc…
It is an important source of coral for the Great Barrier Reef…
Australia
It is a huge desert plains stretching across the country's mi…
Outback
The largest part of Australia consists of semi-arid or dry la…
9 terms
Geography of australia
Australia
Outback
Great barrier reef
The coral sea
A huge desert plains strecting across the countrys middle wit…
The largest part of australia consists of semi arid or dry la…
Is the worlds largest coral reef it lies a short distance off…
An important source of coral for the great barrier reef it is…
Australia
A huge desert plains strecting across the countrys middle wit…
Outback
The largest part of australia consists of semi arid or dry la…
9 terms
Geography of australia
Ausralia
Outback
Great barrier reef
The coral sea
It is a desart plains streaching across the countries middle…
The middle part of Australia. It is very dry and few people o…
it is the worlds largest coral reef. It lies a short distance…
It is the important sourse of coral for the great barrier ree…
Ausralia
It is a desart plains streaching across the countries middle…
Outback
The middle part of Australia. It is very dry and few people o…
9 terms
Geography of Australia
Australia
Outback
Great barrier reef
The coral sea
a continent southeast of Asia between the Pacific and Indian…
What is the Australian term for the vast desert areas in the…
Largest coral reef in the world it lies north between the nor…
The first great combat between carrier forces, with neither f…
Australia
a continent southeast of Asia between the Pacific and Indian…
Outback
What is the Australian term for the vast desert areas in the…
158 terms
Australia Geography
Northern Territory
Australian Capital Territory
South Eastern Australia
New South Wales Zones
Contains no Zones or Gis
Within New South Wales, includes a portion of Canberra Distri…
Includes the entire states of New South Wales, Victoria, and…
Big Rivers - Central Ranges - Hunter Valley - Northern Rivers…
Northern Territory
Contains no Zones or Gis
Australian Capital Territory
Within New South Wales, includes a portion of Canberra Distri…
14 terms
Geography-Australia
The region Australia is located
UNCLOS
TSB
IMO
Asia-Pacific
United nations convention on the law of the sea
Territorial sea baseline
International maritime organisation
The region Australia is located
Asia-Pacific
UNCLOS
United nations convention on the law of the sea
10 terms
Geography Australia
urban rim
Australia
western plateau landforms
nullarbor plain
southeast corner of Australia; from Brisbane to Adelaide; 84%…
driest inhabited continent
covers half the continent; low population/very sparsely popul…
flattest location on earth; UFOs spotted here
urban rim
southeast corner of Australia; from Brisbane to Adelaide; 84%…
Australia
driest inhabited continent
geography Australia
Artesian wells
coral
atolls
lagoons
wells from which pressurtheized water flows to the surface ,…
limestone skeletons of a ting sea animal
ring shaped islands
`shallow pools of clear water,only rises a few feet above sea…
Artesian wells
wells from which pressurtheized water flows to the surface ,…
coral
limestone skeletons of a ting sea animal
16 terms
Australia, Geography
Capital of Australia
capital of western australia
capital of northern territory
capital of queensland
Canberra (it's its own district)
Perth
Darwin
Brisbane
Capital of Australia
Canberra (it's its own district)
capital of western australia
Perth
30 terms
Australia Geography
Capital of Australia and its Location
Capital of New South Wales
Capital of Victoria
Capital of Tanzania
Canberra in New South Wales
Sydney
Melbourne
Hobart
Capital of Australia and its Location
Canberra in New South Wales
Capital of New South Wales
Sydney
20 terms
Australia-Geography
Why do they have weird animals?
1st to break away from
Developed in complete _________
_______ penal colony.
BC of isolation.
Pangea
Isolation
British
Why do they have weird animals?
BC of isolation.
1st to break away from
Pangea
25 terms
Geography-Australia
What is the most important factor in A…
What is the typical climate of Austral…
How much of the land in Australia gets…
In the north of Australia, about 10% o…
Climate
hot and warm
1/3
40''
What is the most important factor in A…
Climate
What is the typical climate of Austral…
hot and warm
42 terms
Hall world Geography Australia
Arable land
Aborigines
Monotreme
Feral
land suitable for growing crops
The original inhabitants of Australia
Egg laying mammals, like the platypus and the spiny anteater,…
wild; like a wild animal; savage.
Arable land
land suitable for growing crops
Aborigines
The original inhabitants of Australia
15 terms
LSMS - Geography - Australia Map
Canberra, a capital city
Perth, a city
Sydney, a city on the coast of New Sou…
Victoria, one of the states in Australia
Canberra, a capital city
Perth, a city
30 terms
Australia Geography Review
Australia is the only country on...
Australia is divided into...
Great Barrier Reef is the world's larg…
Great Barrier Reef is located in
the world's smallest and flattest continent
6 states and 2 mainland territories ... (10 total territories)
coral reef
the Coral Sea
Australia is the only country on...
the world's smallest and flattest continent
Australia is divided into...
6 states and 2 mainland territories ... (10 total territories)
49 terms
Geography of Australia
Great Dividing Range
Blue Mountains
Australian Alps
Nullarbor Plain
This is Australia's longest mountain range, and the third-lar…
This is a mountain range located west of Sydney in New South…
This is the highest mountain range in Australia. It covers th…
This is a flat, almost-treeless, arid plain in South Australi…
Great Dividing Range
This is Australia's longest mountain range, and the third-lar…
Blue Mountains
This is a mountain range located west of Sydney in New South…
8 terms
Geography-Australia
Aquifer
Artesian well
Coral reef
Downs
Underground layer of water-bearing permeable rock
A well through water flows out continuously and automatically
Ridge like under-water structure made from calcium carbonate…
Temperate grasslands of Australia that provide fodder for cat…
Aquifer
Underground layer of water-bearing permeable rock
Artesian well
A well through water flows out continuously and automatically
35 terms
Geography Australia
Two subregions of southeast asia
mainland contains two peninsulas
countries in the Indochinese Peninsula
country in the Malay Peninsula
Mainland & Island
Indochinese and Malay Peninsulas
Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia
Malaysia
Two subregions of southeast asia
Mainland & Island
mainland contains two peninsulas
Indochinese and Malay Peninsulas
10 terms
Geography - Australia
Longitude
Flora
Latitude
Marsupial
Imaginary lines that run north to South. They measure how Far…
Native vegetation e.g. Waratah
Imaginary lines that run East to west. They measure how north…
Animals that's raise their young inside a pouch.
Longitude
Imaginary lines that run north to South. They measure how Far…
Flora
Native vegetation e.g. Waratah
15 terms
Geography Australia
1
2
3
4
Western Australia - Perth
Northern Territory - Darwin
Southern Australia - Adelaide
Queensland - Brisbane
1
Western Australia - Perth
2
Northern Territory - Darwin
24 terms
Australia Geography
Covers
Entire
Continent
Country
Beboritja, befedi
Egesz, teljes
Kontinens
Orszag
Covers
Beboritja, befedi
Entire
Egesz, teljes
17 terms
Australia- Geography
Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria,…
Northern Territory and Camberra
Camberra
1500
Six Australian states
Two Australian territories
National capital
This many species of spiders
Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria,…
Six Australian states
Northern Territory and Camberra
Two Australian territories
14 terms
Geography Australia
outback
coral reef
geysers
high islands
a large area of plains and plateaus that is very dry
a structure formed by the skeletons of small sea animals
they erupt steam and hot water
islands formed by volcanoes that fan out into the coastal pla…
outback
a large area of plains and plateaus that is very dry
coral reef
a structure formed by the skeletons of small sea animals
20 terms
Geography Australia
Coral
Lagoon
High Islands have...
The Great Barrier Reef is located
Skeletons of sea animals
Shallow pool of clear water in low islands
Mountains
Australia
Coral
Skeletons of sea animals
Lagoon
Shallow pool of clear water in low islands
15 terms
Australia Geography
Great Barrier Reef
coral reef
Aborigines
Maori
largest coral reef in the world, off the Australia's northeas…
a collection of rocky material found in shallow, tropical wat…
first humans to live in Australia
New Zealand's first settlers
Great Barrier Reef
largest coral reef in the world, off the Australia's northeas…
coral reef
a collection of rocky material found in shallow, tropical wat…
26 terms
Australia Geography
Highest mountain
Lowest point
Longest river
Largest lake
Mount Kosciuszko
Lake Eyre
Murray River
Lake Eyre
Highest mountain
Mount Kosciuszko
Lowest point
Lake Eyre
40 terms
Geography (Australia)
Atmosphere
Weather
Climate
Troposphere
transparent, odourless mass of air surrounding the Earth
day-to-day condition of the atmosphere at a particular place—…
long-term weather pattern for place/ region— includes latitud…
contains all weather systems that produce precipitation, surf…
Atmosphere
transparent, odourless mass of air surrounding the Earth
Weather
day-to-day condition of the atmosphere at a particular place—…
8 terms
Australia Geography
Where is the location of Australia?
What are some of Australia's Natural R…
Where do most people live in Australia?
The climate of Australia is...
In the southern hemisphere, named land down under
Gold, Silver, Uranium, Coal, Copper, Iron Ore
Southeastern coast
Winter: Cool and wet Summer: hot and dry
Where is the location of Australia?
In the southern hemisphere, named land down under
What are some of Australia's Natural R…
Gold, Silver, Uranium, Coal, Copper, Iron Ore
16 terms
Australia, Geography
Capital of Australia
capital of western australia
capital of northern territory
capital of queensland
Canberra (it's its own district)
Perth
Darwin
Brisbane
Capital of Australia
Canberra (it's its own district)
capital of western australia
Perth
17 terms
australia geography
where are most of the connecting railr…
very few railroad line cross__
Main rail lines referred to as __ (7)
What natural disaster is Aus. plagued…
along Southeast coast
the nation to Perth or north to Darwin
the Overland... The prospector... the Ghan... the Westlander... Spirit of…
hurricanes that form across indian ocean
where are most of the connecting railr…
along Southeast coast
very few railroad line cross__
the nation to Perth or north to Darwin
21 terms
geography Australia
aborigine
lagoon
cyclone
outback
first Australians, 50,000 years ago, nomads
shallow body of water with an outlet to the ocean
hurricane
harsh wilderness region of central and western plains and pla…
aborigine
first Australians, 50,000 years ago, nomads
lagoon
shallow body of water with an outlet to the ocean
90 terms
Geography Australia
What are the three largest deserts in…
What is the tallest mountain in Austra…
How tall is mt Kosciusko
What is the largest lake in Australia
Great sandy,great victoria, and gibson
Mt Kosciusko
7,310ft
Lake eyre
What are the three largest deserts in…
Great sandy,great victoria, and gibson
What is the tallest mountain in Austra…
Mt Kosciusko
8 terms
Geography of Australia
Landforms
Western plateau
Central Lowlands
Eastern Highlands
flattest and lowest continent
1/2 of continent... Nillibar plain-... Flattest landform region on…
to the east of the western plateau... from the gulf of Carpentar…
Great Dividing range - Australia's highest elevation... From Cap…
Landforms
flattest and lowest continent
Western plateau
1/2 of continent... Nillibar plain-... Flattest landform region on…
13 terms
Geography of Australia
Australia
Outback
Great Barrier Reef
The Coral sea
It is huge desert plains stretching across the country's midd…
The largest part opf australia consists of scpemi-arid or dry…
If is the world's largest coral reef.Ig lies a short distance…
It is an important source of coral for the Great Barrier it i…
Australia
It is huge desert plains stretching across the country's midd…
Outback
The largest part opf australia consists of scpemi-arid or dry…
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