Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 20

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. Select the correct statement regarding Senator
    • An elected representative of the Australian people in the Australian Parliament
    • An elected representative of a state or territory in the Australian Parliament
    • A member of parliament chosen by a government leader to be responsible for an area of government
    • None of the above
  2. What is that political system of ruling is called in which voters can freely vote to candidates of their choice to rule them and make laws on their behalf
    • Autocracy
    • Dictatorship
    • Communism
    • Democracy
  3. With what name a local government area is better known
    • Shire
    • Territory
    • Local area
    • State
  4. Which level of government is responsible for police?
    • The Australian Government
    • Local governments
    • State and territory governments
    • None of the above
  5. Which of these statements about the Australian Taxation Office is incorrect?
    • The ATO works to ensure all citizens are aware of their tax rights and obligations to pay the correct amount of tax
    • Tax is collected by the Australian Taxation Office only from businesses
    • Tax is collected by the Australian Taxation Office
  6. Where can you see the red desert soil of the Northern Territory?
    • North
    • East
    • West
    • South
  7. State the meaning indicated in the Commonwealth coat of arms
    • National sports team’s uniforms
    • National Unity of Australia
    • Peace
  8. What type of spirit can we see in Australia?
    • Whistleblowing
    • Leadership
    • Mateship
  9. Which of the following about equality in Australia is true?
    • In courts of law, women get privileged treatment
    • In courts of law, women and men are treated equally
    • In courts of law, women and men are treated differently
  10. The first European settlement started in ______________
    • 26 January 1788
    • 26 January 1878
    • 16 January 1788
  11. To live and work in Australia, which of these is the most important?
    • Communicating in English
    • Driving
    • Travelling
  12. The commonwealth of Australia consists of ____ territories.
    • 5
    • 4
    • 3
    • 2
  13. In a peaceful country with a ____________ system of government, the people of Australia are proud to live.
    • Stable
    • Unstable
  14. Of the following statements, which is true?
    • An Australian citizen is not allowed to go out of Australia until the age of 18
    • An Australian citizen is not allowed to go out of Australia
    • An Australian citizen is free to return to Australia after travelling overseas
  15. The proposals of new laws made by the elected members of the Australian Parliament are called ____________
    • Bills
    • Notes
    • Budget
  16. Federal elections and referendums are conducted by _______
    • The Speaker of the House of Representatives
    • Australian Electoral Commission
    • The prime minister
  17. The Indigenous people of Australia are__________________
    • British people
    • Europeans
    • The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  18. Of the following statements about Australian heritage, choose one that is true.
    • Australia has a Islamic heritage
    • Australia has a non religious heritage
    • Australia has a Judaeo-Christian heritage
  19. What does everyone in Australia deserves a 'fair go' mean?
    • The achievements of a person should be the result of their wealth
    • The achievements of a person should be the result of their hard work
    • The achievements of a person should be the result of their background
  20. Of the following statements, which is true?
    • An Australian citizen is not allowed to go out of Australia until the age of 18
    • An Australian citizen is free to return to Australia after travelling overseas
    • An Australian citizen is not allowed to go out of Australia

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