Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 37

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 equality of men and women
    • Men and women have equal rights in Australia.
    • It is against the law to discriminate against a person because of their gender
    • Both men and women have the right to make their own independent choices about personal matters such as marriage, and are protected by the law from intimidation or violence
    • All of the above
  2. What does ATO stand for?
    • Australian Transport Office
    • Australian Taxation Office
    • Australian Audit Office
    • Australian Sales Office
  3. Who maintains the Commonwealth electoral roll?
    • The Australian Audit Commission
    • The Australian Tax Commission
    • The Australian Electoral Commission
    • All of the above
  4. Who created a House of Representatives and a Senate?
    • The Governor –General
    • The Queen
    • The Australian Constitution
    • None of the above
  5. The Senate is also known as
    • Upper House
    • House of Review
    • States’ House
    • All of the above
  6. What is the Australian government responsible for?
    • Noise and animal control
    • Public transport
    • Defence
  7. What is the true statement about equality in Australia?
    • Voting and contesting for Parliament is the right of only women
    • Voting and contesting for Parliament is the right of only men
    • Voting and contesting for Parliament is the right of both women and men
  8. By what ways can the Australian contribute to the future of Australia?
    • BY voting for the people who represent them in parliament
    • By voting for themselves
    • By voting for the existing government
  9. With who does the law lies for the power to interpret and apply?
    • Judges
    • Ministers
    • The people
  10. State the another name of senate
    • The House of Review
    • The House of Representatives
    • The Lower House
  11. What is the service for which local government is responsible?
    • Foreign affairs
    • Building permits
    • Schools
  12. Of the following statements about Freedom of association in Australia, which is true?
    • Gathering with others to protest against the government is allowed
    • Gathering with others to protest against the government is not allowed
    • Gathering with others to protest against a religion is allowed
  13. Who can be nominated for election to Parliament?
    • Any adult Australian citizen
    • Any adult Australian-born citizen
    • Any Australian citizen who achieved extraordinary merits
    • Anybody who collected enough signatures for nomination
  14. Australia’s constitutional Head of State is
    • The Governor-General
    • The President of the Commonwealth
    • The Queen Elizabeth II
    • The Prime Minister
  15. During European Settlement, why was a decision taken by the British Government to transport convicts to the new colony of New South Wales?<br />
    • Jails could not hold the large number of people imprisoned for their crimes
    • British laws were harsh
    • All of the above
  16. What is the capital of the Northern Territory?
    • Darwin
    • Canberra
    • Hobart
  17. The Commonwealth Property is identified by the official symbol of ________
    • The national flower of Australia
    • The national anthem
    • Commonwealth Coat of Arms
  18. Mateship means ____________
    • In times of need, helping and receiving help from each other
    • Not helping others
    • Not receiving help from others
  19. For a career in the Army, what is the minimum age to apply?
    • 18 years
    • 13 years
    • 15 years
    • 17 years
  20. Of the following statement, choose the one that is true
    • The Prime Minister elects the representatives who make the Parliament
    • The people of Australia elect the representatives who make the Parliament
    • The Queen elects the representatives who make the Parliament

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