much do you know about New Zealand? Answer the questions and then
check your answers by reading the text below.
Zealand is south east of Australia in the South Pacific Ocean.
is quite mountainous and has a temperate climate with four distinct
seasons. There is snow in winter and the ski resorts are busy.
New Zealand is famous for sheep, bungy jumping and wonderful scenery.
The picture at the top is a photo of Rotorua. For over 150,000
years there have been daily powerful daily explosions like this
from the many volcanoes.
80 percent of the population lives in cities. The capital city,
Wellington is the most southern capital city in the world.
Zealand has a population of almost 4 million people. 10 percent
are native Maori people. The official language is English. The
culture is a mix of European and Maori.