Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 15

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. What is the Australian government responsible for?
    • Airports and air safety
    • Schools
    • Local libraries, halls and community centres
  2. What are Local governments responsible for?
    • Rubbish collection
    • Trade
    • Schools
  3. What is the leader of a local council called?
    • Premier
    • Senator
    • Chief Minister
    • Mayor or Shire President
  4. What level of government is responsible for noise and animal control?
    • The Australian Government
    • State and territory governments
    • Local governments and the Australian Capital Territory Government
  5. Who can work for Australian Public Service and the Australian Defence Force?
    • Anyone including overseas people
    • All Australian citizens
    • All people in Australia
  6. What is the main town near the centre of Australia?
    • Emerald
    • Dubbo
    • Alice Springs
  7. Who are the so called Indigenous people in Australia?
    • Europeans
    • British people
    • The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  8. What is the name of the world famous reef that runs along the eastern coast of Queensland?
    • Indonesia reef
    • Great Barrier Reef
    • Sky dive reef
    • None of the above
  9. Point out the responsibility of a local government
    • Meat and food inspection
    • Defence
    • Air safety and airports
  10. Who was the commander of the First Fleet?
    • Captain Arthur Phillip
    • George Reid
    • Sir Edmund Barton
  11. Which of the following places has tropical rainforests, an often dry inland, temperate coastal area, and the Torres Strait Islands in the north?
    • Queensland
    • Victoria
    • Tasmania
  12. On the Torres Strait Islander Flag, the points of the white star represent _____
    • A symbol of peace
    • A symbol for all Torres Strait Islanders
    • The Torres Strait's island groups
  13. How do Australians describe themselves?
    • Buddhists
    • Christians
    • Muslims
  14. About Participating in Australian Society, which of these is true?
    • All citizens are encouraged to participate in society in Australia
    • Only youngsters are encouraged to participate in society in Australia
    • Only senior citizens are encouraged to participate in society in Australia
  15. __________ is the responsibility of the Local governments.
    • Sports grounds play grounds, parks and swimming pools
    • Railways
    • Air safety and airports
  16. Choose the correct statement about raising matters with your representatives
    • The right to raise matters that concern you with your elected representative is given to you in Australia
    • With your elected representative, you do not have the right to raise matters that concern you in Australia
    • Writing a letter outlining your views to your elected representative is not a right that you have iIn Australia
  17. Choose a statement that is true about colonies
    • Each colony had its own laws relating to postage within British colony borders
    • Each colony had its own laws relating to trade and transport within British colony borders
    • All of the above
  18. Who is the leader of a state government?
    • Senator
    • Premier
    • Chief Minister
  19. The MPs or Senators are chosen by _______ to become ministers.
    • The Queen
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Governor- General
  20. Of the following statement, choose the one that is true
    • You are not allowed to join any political party in Australia
    • You are forced to join in certain political parties in Australia
    • You are free to join a political party if you choose, in Australia

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