Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 13

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. Which power puts the laws into practice?
    • Legislative power
    • Executive power
    • Judicial power
  2. Which of these is an example of equality in Australia?
    • Men and women have the same rights
    • Everyone follows the same religion
    • Everyone belongs to the same political party
  3. What happened in Australia on 26 January 1788?
    • Captain Arthur Phillip became the first governor of New South Wales
    • Gold was discovered in the colonies
    • European settlement started
  4. Every Australia state has its own Governor
    • True
    • False
  5. With what name a local government area is better known
    • Local area
    • State
    • Territory
    • Shire
  6. What is freedom of speech allows
    • It allows people to say and discuss their ideas with others
    • It allows people to write what they think
    • All the above
  7. What help can you receive from an Australian official while overseas
    • Emergencies such as civil unrest and natural disasaters
    • Emergency passports and provide advice and support in the case of an accident, serious illness or death
    • All the above
  8. Who is the Constitutional head of state in Australia?
    • The Governor-General
    • The President of the Commonwealth
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Queen Elizabeth II
  9. Why can people express their views through literature, film, music etc?
    • Freedom of expression
    • Freedom of speech
    • Freedom of travel
  10. Which one among the following is true about the law in Australia?
    • The way in which laws are made in the parliamentary democracy and are administered needs to be understood
    • The way in which a person, as a citizen, will have a say in the running of the country needs to be understood
    • All of the above
  11. Name the election where Australian people elect the members of House of Representatives
    • Local council
    • State
    • Federal
    • None of the above
  12. The native animal of Australia is ___________
    • Kangaroo
    • Elephant
    • Tiger
  13. The responsibility of ____________ lies with the Local governments.
    • Defense
    • Community centers, halls and local libraries
    • Schools
  14. Who is the leader of a territory government?
    • Senator
    • Premier
    • Chief Minister
  15. Which of the following of Sydney are considered national icons?
    • Opera House and Harbour Bridge
    • Schools and Universities
    • Zoo and Animals
  16. What colours does the Torres Strait Islander Flag have?
    • Yellow, green, white and black
    • Black, white, blue and orange
    • Blue, black, white, and green
  17. Of the following statements about equality of men and women in Australia, choose the one that is true<br />
    • In Australia, men have less rights than women
    • In Australia, men have more rights than women
    • Discriminating against a person because of gender is illegal
  18. Identify the statement that is true among the following
    • You cannot ask for help from an Australian high commission in times of need while you are overseas
    • You won't get any help from an Australian high commission in times of need while you are overseas
    • You can ask for help from an Australian high commission in times of need while you are overseas
  19. Between how many arms of government is the power divided by the Australian Constitution
    • 6
    • 5
    • 3
    • 4
  20. __________ is the responsibility of the Local governments.
    • Railways
    • Sports grounds, play grounds, parks and swimming pools
    • Air safety and airports

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