During the late 18th and 19th centuries, Great Britain established colonies and protectorates in the area of current Malaysia; these were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. In 1948, the British-ruled territories on the Malay Peninsula formed the Fe... [read more]
Date: July 10th 2009
Question 1: Borneo is the world’s third largest island. Why does it have a relatively small population? Arrange the following answers in order of importance.
(A) It is so wet that large areas are flooded for much of the year. (B) Much of the island is covered by dense rainforests. (C) There is a greater concentration of poisonous snakes per square kilometre than anywh ... read more