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National symbols of Australia. Goals : to generalize about the national flag of Australia; to examine the history of creating its national anthem; to sum up the facts about Australian coat of arms. National symbols represent the central ideas and values of a nation. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • National symbols of Australia

  • Goals : to generalize about the national flag of Australia; to examine the history of creating its national anthem; to sum up the facts about Australian coat of arms

  • National symbols represent the central ideas and values of a nationNational symbols of the USAFloral national symbol of the United Kingdom

  • National symbols include a national flag, a national anthem, a coat of arms

  • The national flag is flown by the government and citizens of that country. Australian National Colonial FlagAustralian Federation FlagEureka FlagAnti-Transportation League Flag

  • Australian National FlagIt was chosen in 1901.

  • The Australian flag uses three prominent symbols, the Union Flag the Commonwealth Star (also the federation star) and the Southern Cross

  • Advance Australia Fair (1984)A national anthem (also "national hymn", "song" etc.) is a generally patriotic musical composition that evokes and eulogizes the history, traditions and struggles of its people, recognized either by a nation's government as the official national song, or by convention through use by the people.Peter Dodds McCormick, composer of Advance Australia Fair

  • The coat of arms of AustraliaA coat of arms, in European tradition, is a design belonging to a particular person (or group of people) and used by them in a wide variety of waysThe official coat of arms that was granted by King Edward VII in 1908

  • The coat of arms adopted in 1912

  • The story of Australias symbols is rich and colourful. Australian national symbols represent what is unique about the nation, reflecting different aspects of their cultural life and history.Among the best-loved symbols are the featuring the stars of the Southern Cross, the Union Jack and Commonwealth or Federation Star; the floral emblem, the fragrant golden wattle; the celebratory national colours are green and gold and the vibrant gemstone, the Australian opal. The Australian National Anthem is also one of the most important national symbols.

  • Bibliography

    The World Book Encyclopedia. V.1en.wikipedia.orgwww.vokrugsveta.rueng.history.ru