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Question 1: During the time of the ________ in Tasmania, Batman became involved in the 'final solution' of forming a line across the island to drive Aboriginals into a 'manageable' area.
Black LineHistory warsTasmanian AboriginesBlack War

Question 2: It is unlikely that the ________ people would have understood this transfer of land or agreed to it if they had, but, as Percival Serle wrote, "No doubt the blankets, knives, tomahawks, etc., that he gave them were very welcome".
Yarra RiverMelbourneBunurongWurundjeri

Question 3: John Batman (21 January 1801 – 6 May 1839) was an Australian farmer and businessman who was one of the first settlers of the ________ area and known for founding Victoria.
MelbourneSydneyMelbourne City CentreDarwin, Northern Territory

Question 4: John was born in Rosehill, Parramatta (now a suburb of ________).
MelbourneSydneyStadium AustraliaBrisbane

Question 5: Batman sought land grants in the ________ area of Victoria, but the colonial authorities rejected this.
Port PhillipAustraliaMelbourneWestern Port

Question 6: So, in 1835, as a leading member of the Port Phillip Association he sailed for the mainland in the schooner Rebecca and explored much of ________.
Bellarine PeninsulaGeelong, VictoriaPort PhillipMelbourne


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