Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 36

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. How many states are there in Australia?
    • 5
    • 6
    • 2
    • 8
  2. What are the State and territory governments responsible for?
    • Food and meat inspection
    • Defence
    • Forestry
  3. What are the State and territory governments responsible for?
    • Rubbish collection
    • Airports and air safety
    • Public transport
  4. What type of legal organisation or group can you freely join?
    • Any legal organisation or group
    • Political party, trade union, religious, cultural or social group.
    • Gathering in group with others to protest against a government action or an organisation
  5. What is the leader of a local council called?
    • Mayor or Shire President
    • Premier
    • Chief Minister
    • Governor
  6. What does the white dancer's headdress in the Torres Strait Islander Flag Represent?
    • A symbol for all islands
    • A symbol for all Torres Strait Islanders
    • A symbol for peace
  7. What is the population of Australia?
    • 50 million people
    • 40 million people
    • 20 million people
    • 22 million people
  8. How does tax is paid out
    • It paid out of the money you earn, from a job, a business or investments
    • It paid out only when you pay for goods and services, it know as General Sales Tax
    • It paid out of the Australian government funds
  9. State the role of Governor General
    • Signing regulations
    • Signing all Bills passed by the Australian Parliament into law
    • All of the above
  10. The Commonwealth of Australia has _________ as the official symbol.
    • Opal
    • Golden wattle
    • Commonwealth Coat of Arms
  11. Which of the following is the first colony established by the British?
    • New South Wales
    • Queensland
    • Victoria
  12. __________ separates Tasmania from the mainland
    • Mountain
    • Bass Strait
    • Lakes
  13. As people have freedom of expression, they are allowed to ___________
    • Express their views through art
    • Not express their views by art
    • To harm others
  14. The Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia was established by _______
    • House of Representatives
    • The British Constitution
    • The Australian Constitution
  15. Which of the following is the Australian Government responsible for?
    • Local roads
    • Bridges
    • National economic management
  16. On the Australian National Flag, the Southern Cross is located ___________
    • On the left
    • On the right
    • In the Centre
  17. How is the south-west of Western Australia?
    • mostly Desert
    • a rich agricultural area
    • Riverbank
  18. The Commonwealth of Australia was formed ______ when the colonies united into a federation of states
    • On 1 January 1801
    • On 1 January 1901
    • On 1 January 1911
  19. The representative who is voted for to represent the Australians in the House of Representatives is called _____________________
    • Member of Upper House
    • Member of Lower House
    • Member of Parliament
  20. Of the following statements, which is true?
    • Matters of national importance are discussed by members of the House of Representatives
    • Considering, debating and voting on proposals for new laws or changes to the laws is the work of the House of Representatives
    • All of the above

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