Answers for the Aussie quiz
Q.1: Who is “Matilda” in the Banjo Patterson song Waltzing Matilda?
- Gum Tree
The correct answer is 2 - Swag.
Q.2: In what year did Vegemite appear on Australian Supermarket shelves?
The correct answer is 2 - 1923.
Q.3: What is the national flower of Australia?
- Golden Wattle
- Blue Gum
The correct answer is 3 - Golden Wattle.
Q.4: In what year was Paul Keating elected as Prime Minister?
The correct answer is 2 - 1991.
Q.5: In what year did the Eureka (Rebellion) Stockade occur in the goldfields of Ballarat?
The correct answer is 4 - 1854.
Q.6: How many Senators are there in Australian Parliament?
The correct answer is 2 - 76.
Q.7: In what year were the colonies united into a federation of states?
The correct answer is 1 - 1901.
Q.8: What worldwide pandemic killed more than 12,000 Australians in 1919?
- The Plague
- Spanish Flu
- Lyme disease
The correct answer is 3 - Spanish Flu.
Q.9: What was the name of the overweight man who appeared in the ‘Life? Be in it’ campaign launched in 1975?
The correct answer is 2 - Norm.
Q.10: What was the first album to sell more than one million copies in Australia?
- Whispering Jack by John Farnham
- ABBA Gold – Greatest Hits
- Thriller – Michael Jackson
- Born in the U.S.A – Bruce Springsteen
The correct answer is 1 - Whispering Jack by John Farnham.