Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 2

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. --------------- is a system of government in which citizens freely choose representatives to govern the country and make laws on their behalf.
    • A dictatorship
    • A democracy
    • Undemocratic rule
    • Fascism
  2. Who established the first colony in Australia?
    • French
    • British
    • Japanese
    • Canadians
  3. Which Government is responsible for foreign affairs (relations with other countries?)
    • Local governments
    • State and territory governments
    • The Australian Government
  4. Who plays the role like a State Governor in the Northern Territory?
    • Senator
    • The Administrator
    • Governor –General
    • Minister
  5. Taxes support services that help make Australia the peaceful and prosperous country it is today.
    • True
    • False
  6. When you receive help from other people especially in difficult situations or help unknown persons what this act is called as
    • Goodship
    • Friendship
    • Mateship
  7. To which island do the Torres Strait Islanders belong?
    • New South Wales
    • Victoria
    • Queensland
    • None of the above
  8. What is the duration till when are people are free to share different beliefs and traditions and follow them in the Australian democratic society?
    • Australian laws are not broken by them
    • They do not change their religion
    • They go for holidays for less than 30 days
  9. Where does the double majority need to change the Australian constitution?
    • Pembroke By-election
    • Referendum
    • Federal Election
  10. With who does the law lies for the power to interpret and apply?
    • Judges
    • Ministers
    • The people
  11. Name the leader of opposition party
    • Leader of the Opposition
    • Leader of the Ruling
    • Leader of the Second
  12. Of the following, which flag has the colours green, blue, black and white?
    • The Australian National Flag
    • The Australian Aboriginal Flag
    • The Torres Strait Islander flag
  13. In _______gold was discovered in the colonies of New South Wales and Victoria.
    • 1751
    • 1851
    • 1951
    • 1651
  14. Along the main highway between _______ and __________ lives the small population of the Northern Territory
    • Palmerston and Belconnen
    • Alice Springs and Darwin
    • Alice Springs and Palmerston
  15. On the Australian National Flag, the Southern Cross is located ___________
    • On the left
    • On the right
    • In the Centre
  16. To form a single Australian nation, the British colonies united ______-
    • By referendum and negotiation
    • Through bloodshed
    • Through revolution
  17. Australia’s constitutional Head of State is
    • The Governor-General
    • The President of the Commonwealth
    • The Queen Elizabeth II
    • The Prime Minister
  18. What are the State and territory governments responsible for?
    • Taxation
    • Defence
    • Health services and hospitals
  19. Which are the main political parties in Australia?
    • Australian Greens, the Nationals
    • The Liberal party of Australia, the Australian Labor Party
    • All of the above
  20. Of the following, choose a statement that is true.
    • Drive after drinking alcohol or taking drugs is against the law
    • While driving, talking on a hand-held mobile phone is illegal
    • All of the above

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