much do you know about Guam? Answer the questions and then check
your answers by reading the text below.
is an island in the North Pacific Ocean. It is three quarters
of the way from Hawaii to The Philippines.
is a tropical island with a coral reef. Fishing and tourism are
the main industries. Guam has a small poulation of around 166,000
people. However, each year there are over one million tourists.
90 per cent of the tourists are from Japan.
was ruled by Spain until 1898 when the US took over. They were
briefly ruled by the Japanese from 1941 to 1944. English is the
natives of Guam are called the Chamorro. They make up 50 percent
of the pouplation. Their culture is characterised by respect,
caring, help eachother and a spirit of co-operation.