Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 12

This Australian citizenship practice test contains 20 questions and 45 minutes time limit. Remember that you need to get at least 15 Questions correct or 75% to pass this Australian citizenship practice test.

Time Spent: 00:45:00

  1. Before which year, Australia was made up of six separate, self-governing British colonies.
    • 1601
    • 1701
    • 1801
    • 1901
  2. Who appoints the Administrator in the Northern Territory?
    • The Chief Minister
    • The Queen
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Governor-General
  3. When two or more political parties join hands under a political strategy, what it is called
    • Coalition
    • Joint Party
    • Mixed Party
  4. Which of these is an example that taxes are not spent on
    • Defence and social security
    • Roads and railways
    • Private house and personal car
  5. Point out the true statement from the following
    • More than half of the population of Australia was born abroad
    • Less than 1/4 of the population of Australia were born abroad
    • More than 1/4 of the population of Australia was born abroad
  6. Which of the following is correct?
    • People are allowed to speak and write what they think in Australia
    • People can harm others in Australia
    • People cannot speak and write what they think in Australia
  7. State the type of Australian Electoral Commission as an agency
    • Agricultural
    • Commonwealth
    • Defense
  8. Where does the double majority need to change the Australian constitution?
    • Pembroke By-election
    • Referendum
    • Federal Election
  9. With which of the following lies the responsibility of the Australian Government?
    • Drains
    • Playgrounds
    • Air safety and airports
  10. What is inclusive of the role of governor general?
    • Performing ceremonial duties
    • Approving the appointment of the Australian Government and its ministers
    • All of the above
  11. Who forms the Australian government?
    • The political party with the least votes forms the Australian Government after the election
    • All parties join to form the Australian Government after an election
    • The political party with the majority of Members in the House of Representatives forms the Australian Government after an election
  12. Of the following statements, choose the one that is true
    • The colours of the pearl were created when a rainbow touched the earth per Aboriginal legend
    • The colours of the Jasper were created when a rainbow touched the earth per Aboriginal legend
    • The colours of the opal were created when a rainbow touched the earth per Aboriginal legend
  13. An Australian citizen votes regularly in ______________
    • State or territory and federal elections
    • Referendum
    • Local government elections
  14. What is the duty of the Jury service?
    • That the court is neat and tidy is made sure by the Jury service
    • That the court system is open and fair is made sure by the Jury service
    • That the court starts at the right time is made sure by the Jury service
  15. The basic rules for the government of Australia are set out in which of these the legal documents?
    • The Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act
    • The Commonwealth of British Constitution Act
    • The Commonwealth of British - Australian Constitution Act
  16. Crimes against federal laws are investigated by ________
    • Australian Territory Police
    • Australian State Police
    • Australian Federal Police
  17. The oldest continuing culture in the world is______________
    • Roman Culture
    • Australia's Indigenous culture
    • British Culture
  18. The Torres Strait Islanders belong to the islands north of__________
    • Queensland
    • New South Wales
    • Victoria
  19. How do Australians describe themselves?
    • Christians
    • Buddhists
    • Muslims
  20. Australian citizens aged 18 yrs or over have the responsibility _______
    • To attend local council meetings
    • To vote in elections
    • To have a current Australian passport

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You need to get at least 75% (15 Questions correct) to pass this practice test.