Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 40

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. Who has the right to protect Australia’s laws?
    • The prime minister
    • All Australians
    • The queen
    • The Governor-General
  2. Who created a House of Representatives and a Senate?
    • The Governor –General
    • The Queen
    • The Australian Constitution
    • None of the above
  3. What are Local governments responsible for?
    • Street signs, traffic controls
    • Taxation
    • Hospitals and health services
  4. Which of these statements about Australian's fairness is incorrect?
    • You do not have to respect other people's differences and choices
    • You have the same rights and liberties no matter where you came from
    • Men and women have equal opportunities and freedoms
  5. How should change occur in Australia?
    • Through discussion, violence persuasion and the democratic process
    • Through discussion, peaceful persuasion and the democratic process
    • Through discussion, forceful persuasion and the democratic process
  6. Taxes support services that help make Australia the peaceful and prosperous country it is today.
    • True
    • False
  7. What that government is called, which is made up of elected representatives from public
    • Dictatorship
    • Inequality
    • Democracy
  8. When did European settlement start?
    • When the first 12 convict ships arrived from Great Britain
    • When the first 13 convict ships arrived from Great Britain
    • When the first 15 convict ships arrived from Great Britain
    • When the first 11 convict ships arrived from Great Britain
  9. State the name of Great Britain flag that lies on Australian National Flag.
    • The Union Jack
    • The Commonwealth Star
    • The Southern Cross
  10. What is the name of the law that says, “No person or group is above the law and all Australians are equal under the law”?
    • Rule of law
    • One law
    • Equal law
  11. With which of the following lies the responsibility of the Australian Government?
    • Drains
    • Playgrounds
    • Air safety and airports
  12. What is inclusive of the role of governor general?
    • Performing ceremonial duties
    • Approving the appointment of the Australian Government and its ministers
    • All of the above
  13. State the correct statement of the following
    • The Australian Government operates in a different way to State Governments
    • The Australian Government operates in a similar way to State Governments
    • The states do not have separate governments
  14. What is the color of the bottom half of the Australian Aboriginal Flag?
    • Green
    • Black
    • Blue
    • Red
  15. About equality of men and women in Australia, which of the following is true?
    • In Australia, men have less rights than women
    • Women have less rights than men in Australia
    • In Australia, both men and women have equal rights
  16. Identify the statement that is true.
    • Courts and judges are independent of parliament and government
    • Judges and courts are always dependent on government
    • Judges and courts are always dependent on Parliament
  17. _______ is Queensland's capital city
    • Brisbane
    • Melbourne
    • Sydney
  18. Of the following statement, choose the one that is true
    • In any circumstance, reserve powers cannot be used
    • Only in specific circumstances can Reserve powers be used
    • In all circumstances, reserve powers can be used
  19. In the House of Representatives, what is the party or coalition of parties with the second largest number of members called?
    • Ruling
    • The second
    • Opposition
  20. In the Australian Capital Territory, who is responsible for general police work?
    • Australian Federal Police
    • Australian Territory Police
    • Australian State Police

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