Learning objects Murray-Darling Basin Quiz

TLF ID M016525

This is a ten question multiple choice quiz on student understanding of issues specific to the Murray-Darling Basin, but are examples of common Australian environmental problems resulting from human activities. This is a non-threatening activity that provides excellent explanations as feedback.

Educational details

Educational value
  • This resource addresses Sustainability, the cross curriculum priority from the Australian Curriculum for students from year 7 to 9 in science. It also addresses aspects of Science Understanding for Earth and space sciences from the Australian Curriculum particularly for year 7 science students. Some questions are trivial or obscure facts that promote discussion beyond basic curriculum expectations.
Year level

7; 8; 9; 10

Learning area
  • Science

Other details

  • Author
  • Name: ABC - Science Quizzes
  • Organization: ABC - Science Quizzes
  • Description: author
  • Contributor
  • Name: ABC - Science Quizzes
  • Organization: ABC - Science Quizzes
  • Description: author
  • Name: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Organization: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Description: Data contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Publisher
  • Name: Australian Broadcasting Corporation
  • Organization: Australian Broadcasting Corporation
  • Description: Publisher
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
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  • Generic
Learning Resource Type
  • Interactive
  • © 2013 Australian Broadcasting Corporation.