Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 31

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
    • Australia is a constitutional monarchy
    • A constitutional monarchy is a country in which a king or queen is the head of state but has to act in accordance with the constitution.
    • All of the above
    • None of the above
  2. Who has the similar role and responsibilities to those of a state Governor in the Northern Territory?
    • The Governor-General
    • The Administrator
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Queen
  3. What is the Australian government responsible for?
    • Hospitals and health services
    • Trade
    • Rubbish collection
  4. How the representatives in parliament must answer for a decision they make
    • Australia is parliamentary democracy, the decisions they make must answer to Governor-General, Head of State in Australia
    • Australia is parliamentary democracy, the representatives in parliament can make any decision without answering
    • Australia is parliamentary democracy, the decisions they make must answer to the people through elections
  5. Taxes support services that help make Australia the peaceful and prosperous country it is today.
    • True
    • False
  6. What is the form of government followed in Australia?
    • Democracy
    • Autocracy
    • Dictatorship
  7. What are the responsibilities of Australian citizens aged 18 yrs or over?
    • To vote in elections
    • To have a current Australian passport
    • To attend local council meetings
  8. Who maintains Commonwealth electoral roll?
    • The prime minister
    • The Speaker of the House of Representatives
    • Australian Electoral Commission
  9. Which of the following statements is true?
    • You won't get any help from an Australian high commission in times of need while you are overseas
    • You cannot ask for 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
  10. What is the reason for British colonies union to form a single Australian nation?
    • Between the colonies, trade and transport was expensive and slow
    • It was difficult to enforce the law across borders
    • All of the Above
  11. With which of the following lies the responsibility of the Australian Government?
    • Drains
    • Playgrounds
    • Air safety and airports
  12. State the organization that has been set up to encourage cooperation between the various levels of government
    • The Council of Australian Government
    • The Council of State Government
    • The Council of Territory Government
  13. AEC stands for _____
    • Australian Electoral Commission
    • Australian Electoral Community
    • Australian Election Commission
  14. Australian citizens aged 18 yrs or over have the responsibility _______
    • To have a current Australian passport
    • To vote in elections
    • To attend local council meetings
  15. Australia's history and all the people who have made it great are honoured on ____________
    • Labour Day
    • Darwin Show Day
    • Australia Day
  16. What is the color of the bottom half of the Australian Aboriginal Flag?
    • Green
    • Black
    • Blue
    • Red
  17. Choose a statement that is true about Freedom of association
    • Joining any legal organization is allowed for Australians
    • Joining any social group is not allowed
    • Joining any political party is not allowed for Australians
  18. Identify the statement that is true about Australian laws
    • Laws to maintain an orderly, free society are made by Australian representatives in government
    • Laws to maintain a safe society are not made by Australian representatives in government
    • Laws to protect people's rights are not made by Australian representatives in government
  19. 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
  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.