Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 3

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. On which day First Fleet has arrived?
    • 17 January
    • 06 January
    • 26 January
    • 16 January
  2. --------------- 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
  3. If you do not vote in an election and do not have a good reason for not voting, do you have to pay a fine?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. Australians are free to not follow a religion or beliefs.
    • True
    • False
  5. Which bird is not native to Australia?
    • Kiwi
    • Lyrebird
    • Emu
  6. Where does the world famous Great Barrier Reef Run?
    • Tasmania's
    • Queensland's
    • Victoria's
  7. What is the exact location of Australia’s high court?
    • In Sydney
    • In Canberra
    • In Darwin
    • In Adelaide
  8. What is the name of the native bird in Australia?
    • Flamingo
    • Emu
    • Peacock
  9. What is the definition of Royal Assent?
    • Governor-General signing regulations
    • Governor-General signing all Bills passed by the Australian Parliament into law
    • Governor-General approving the appointment of the Australian Government and its ministers
  10. Name the authority that the governor represents in every state
    • Australian Queen
    • King of Australia
    • Australian Prime Minister
    • None of the Above
  11. Choose the correct statement
    • Not knowing a law is no excuse for breaking it in
    • Not knowing a law is an excuse for breaking it in Australia
    • Being familiar with the laws is not important in Australia
  12. __________ is Victoria's capital city
    • Melbourne
    • Sydney
    • Canberra
  13. Who elects the members of House of Representatives?
    • The Queen
    • The Australian people directly
    • By the Prime minster
  14. Identify the statement from among these that is true?
    • Each colony had its own laws relating to immigration within British colony borders
    • Each colony had its own laws relating to postage within British colony borders
    • All of the above
  15. Australian National Flag has the Union Jack representing __________
    • Australia's aboriginal people
    • A spiritual relation to the land and the earth
    • The history of British settlement in Australia
  16. The name “Australia” derives from the Latin “australis”, meaning
    • Made of gold
    • The promised land
    • Southern star
    • Of the south
  17. What is the Opposition?
    • Anybody who doesn't agree with the government
    • People who oppose the fact that Australia is a monarchy
    • Politicians who do not agree with the Prime Minister
    • The political party who wins the second largest number of seats in Parliament
  18. During European Settlement, the reason the British Government decided to transport convicts to the new colony of New South Wales was ______________<br />
    • The large number of people imprisoned for their crimes could not be held in the jail
    • Harsh British laws
    • All of the above
  19. Australia's culture, history and political institutions have been majorly influenced by _________ heritage
    • Asian
    • American
    • Irish and British
  20. Early free settlers in Australia originated from ______
    • Great Britain and Ireland
    • Africa
    • Asia

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