MythoCreatology - Australian Fantasy by Ian Coate
Aussie MapAussie MapAustralian Facts: Quiz 1
Take the test and see how many Australian facts you know.
KEEP SCORE and see your “Aussie” rating at the end.
To be a successful MythoCreatologist you must have an understanding of Australian facts, its wildlife, flora, history and culture. All MythoCreatologists have a love for Australia.

Australian Facts Quiz - MythoCreatologist Test

Australian Facts CrocodilesQuestion 1: What is the world's largest and most ferocious living reptile that inhabits Australia?

(A). Northern Alligator.
(B). Saltwater Crocodile.
(C). Freshwater Crocodile.
(D). Northern Crocodile.

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Australian FactsQuestion 2: Australia is the worlds -

(A). Largest Island.
(B). Smallest Continent.
(C). both of the above.
(D). none of the above.

 

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Australian Facts PlatypusQuestion 3: The platypus and echidna are the only marsupials in the world that-

(A). can swim.
(B). are poisonous.
(C). lay eggs.
(D). can do all of the above.

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Australian Setting SunQuestion 4: In which direction does the sun set in Australia?

(A). North.
(B). South.
(C). East.
(D). West.

 

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Australian Day FactsQuestion 5: What date do Australians celebrate Australia Day?

(A). 26 January.
(B). 26 February.
(C). 26 March.
(D). 26 December.

 

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Aussie Facts SnakesQuestion 6: In the list of the world's 10 most venomous snakes, how many are from Australia?

(A). 3.
(B). 5.
(C). 7.
(D). 9.

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Australain Facts OctopusQuestion 7: The Blue-ringed octopus is the worlds -

(A). smallest octopus.
(B). deadliest octopus.
(C). most colourful octopus.
(D). all of the above.

 

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AustQuestion 8: Australia has the world's fastest -

(A). marsupial.
(B). bird.
(C). insect.
(D). all of the above.

 

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Skiing in Australia FactsQuestion 9: Which state in Australia are you unable to go skiing in snow in winter?

(A). Tasmania.
(B). Victoria.
(C). New South Wales.
(D). Queensland.

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Aussie Facts WombatsQuestion 10: Wombats are closely related to which living marsupial?

(A). Kangaroo.
(B). Possum.
(C). Koala.
(D). Platypus.

 

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Aussie Facts AnzacQuestion 11: What does ANZAC stand for?

(A). Australia, New Zealand And Commonwealth.
(B). Australian's Need Zippers And Clothes.
(C). Australian and New Zealand Army Corps.
(D). Australia Neuters Zebras And Camels.

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Aussie Facts JellyfishQuestion 12: The world's deadliest jellyfish is found in the waters of Australia. What is it called?

(A). Fire Jellyfish.
(B). Box Jellyfish.
(C). Comb Jellyfish.
(D). Jelly Belly.

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CamelsQuestion 13: Australia is the only place in the world to have -

(A). Wild Donkeys.
(B). Wild Camels.
(C). Wild Monkeys.
(D). all of the above.

 

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Aussie FactsQuestion 14: The largest earthworm in the world is the Giant Gippsland Earthworm. How long can it grow?

(A). up to 1m.
(B). up to 2m.
(C). up to 3m.
(D). up to 4m.

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Australian Facts EagleQuestion 15: The world's most common eagle is also Australia's largest eagle. Which eagle is it?

(A). The common eagle.
(B). The large eagle.
(C). The wedged-tail eagle.
(D). The bold eagle.

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Australian Facts IslandsQuestion 16: How many islands does Australia have?

(A). between 80-90.
(B). between 800-900.
(C). between 8 000-9 000.
(D). between 80 000-90 000.

 

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Australian Facts HottestQuestion 17: Australia has the hottest recorded town in the world. What is the town?

(A). Darwin.
(B). Broome.
(C). Marble Bar.
(D). Hobart.

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Aussie Facts SpiderQuestion 18: What is Australia's deadliest spider?

(A). Huntsman Spider.
(B). Redback Spider.
(C). Funnel Web Spider.
(D). White Tail Spider.

 

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Aussie Facts treeQuestion 19: One of the world's tallest trees is found in Australia, what is it?

(A). Australian Mountain-ash.
(B). Australian Boab.
(C). Australian Ghost Gum.
(D). Australian Really Tall Tree.

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Aussie Facts FishQuestion 20: The deadliest fish in the world is found in Australia. What is it?

(A). Stonefish.
(B). Rockfish.
(C). Swordfish.
(D). Knifefish.

If you scored:

(0-5) Americans know more about Australia than you.

(6-10) Not too shabby. Are you from New Zealand?

(11-15) Good onya, mate! You're like a fair-dinkum, true-blue Aussie.

(16-20) Crickey- you're a potential MythoCreatologist.
You can claim the "Certificate of Awesomeness" below.

Certificate Australian Mythocreatologist
If you scored between 16-20 (be honest now) send us an email at: ISCRE5@bigpond.com, stating the name to be typed on the certificate and we will email back to you your very own "Certificate of Awesomeness" for you to print out or use as desktop wallpaper.
 

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