History - the British empire in Australia

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Give 3 ways why Britain settled in Australia
1) it was a successful colony 2)Australia traded many products 3) they would have somewhere to send their convicts
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What was the main attraction of Australia?
Gold
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What was the main crop of Australia?
Sheep and cattle
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What does colony mean?
An area of land controlled by another country
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When did the gold rush begin?
In 1850
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What was the main attraction of Australia?

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Gold

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What was the main crop of Australia?

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What does colony mean?

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When did the gold rush begin?

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