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Australia General Knowledge Trivia Questions





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Which among these is not among the Australia's big icons

 The Big Earthworm
 The Big Cheese
 The Big Buffalo
 The Big Kangaroo

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By total area, Australia is the ... largest contry in the world.

 fourth
 fifth
 sixth
 nineth

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Among well-known Australian fauna are the monotremes, mainly ... And …

 platypus and koala
 echidna and wombat
  platypus and echidna
 echidna and koala

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By 2010, The most medals Australia has ever won at a single Olympic Games was … medals.

 58
 121
 98
 46

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The Australian cinema industry began with the 1906 release of  the world's first feature-length film. The film is called The story of the [----- ----]

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The name Australia is derived from the Latin australis, meaning … ?

 continental
 southern
 aboriginal
 eastern

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The general term for native Australian flora and fauna used as a source of food is [ b--- t-----]

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Australia is the world's thirteenth largest economy and has the fifth highest per capita GDP. In 2010, Index of Economic Freedom ranked it … ?

 thirteenth
 third
 fifth
 seventh

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Australia has the greatest number of types of … of any country, with 755 species.

 reptiles
 mamals
 amphibians
 Birds

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Australia has participated in every summer Olympics of the modern era, and every Commonwealth Games. True or false

 TRUE
 FALSE

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Australia’s national anthem is a revised version of a late 19th-century patriotic song. It was declared the national anthem in April 1984, replacing … ?

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The foggiest capital city in Australia has an annual average of 47 fog days per year. The town is … ?

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This city has lots of Churches. It is the Capital of the only Australian state never to have received Convicts. The city is ___________

 Perth
 Adelaide 
 Newcastle 
 Tasmania

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The first ever car to be mass produced in Australia was at Fishermans Bend, Victoria in 1948 The car was an [FX H-----] model 48-215.

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The first ever meeting of the Australian Labor Party (also the first political party to form in 1891) was held … ?

 current parliament building
 under a gum tree
 Kalgoorlie
 Sydney

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Australians invented notepads (1902), the surf lifesaving reel (1906), aspirin (1915), the pacemaker (1926), penicillin (1940) the Hills Hoist clothesline (1946) and … ?

 patented clothes peg (1832)
  lawn mower(1827)
 slippers(1948)
 anti-counterfeiting technology for banknotes


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