• Aboriginal Steve’s Boomerang Web Quest

     
     
     
     

    Good ‘I Mate:

    Directions:  Use the internet resources at the bottom of the page and answer the following terms and questions.  Copy and paste the questions into a word document and type out your answers using complete sentences. Site the source from where you found the information.  100 pts.

     
     
     
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          1.       Who was the first people/group to use boomerangs?

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          2.       What were the first boomerangs most likely used for?

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    What materials were they made of out?
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          4.       How many states/territories make up the Commonwealth of Australia?  Please list them.

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          5.       Please describe the seven terms that make up a boomerang.

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          6.       How do you throw a boomerang?

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     7.       Please list some boomerang throwing tips.

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          8.       Why do boomerangs return?

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          9.       How can you tune a boomerang?

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          10.   What are boomerangs mostly used for today?

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