Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 41

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. The shield in the centre of Commonwealth Coat of Arms represents how many states?
    • 8
    • 7
    • 6
    • 4
  2. Who established the Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia?
    • The Australian Constitution
    • The Queen
    • The Governor –General
    • None of the above
  3. What do you pledge at the citizenship ceremony?
    • To share Australia's capitalist beliefs, respect people rights and liberties, uphold and obey Australian laws
    • To share Australia's communist beliefs, respect people rights and liberties, uphold and obey Australian laws
    • To share Australia's democratic beliefs, respect people rights and liberties, uphold and obey Australian laws
  4. What is the leader of a local council called?
    • Mayor or Shire President
    • Chief Minister
    • Premier
  5. Name the first large group of migrants in New South Wales and Victoria who were not the residents of Europe
    • Chinese people
    • The people of Africa
    • Indian people
    • Pakistani people
  6. State the meaning indicated in the Commonwealth coat of arms
    • National sports team’s uniforms
    • National Unity of Australia
    • Peace
  7. What does the green stripe indicate on Torres Strait Islander Flag?
    • The sun
    • The Land
    • The water
  8. Identify the right alternative about voting in local government elections
    • It is compulsory to vote in local government elections in all states
    • It is not compulsory to vote in local government elections in all states
    • It is not compulsory to vote in local government elections in some states
  9. Which of the following services is the responsibility of an Australian government?
    • Drains
    • Local roads
    • The communications network and postal services
  10. Who investigates crimes against federal laws?
    • Australian Federal Police
    • Australian Territory Police
    • Australian State Police
  11. Of the following, identify the statement that is true.
    • The government cannot be criticized by Australians
    • The government can be criticized by Australians
    • To change laws, Australians cannot campaign
  12. Of the following, which one would you consider to be the role of the Governor General?
    • Signing all Bills passed by the Australian Parliament into law
    • Signing regulations
    • All of the above
  13. Identify the statement from among these that is true?
    • For breaking traffic laws, people can be sent to prison
    • For breaking traffic laws, people can be fined large amounts of money
    • All of the above
  14. In terms of size, Australia is
    • The fifth largest country in the world
    • The fourth largest country in the world
    • The sixth largest country in the world
    • The seventh largest country in the world
  15. In the colonies of Victoria and New South Wales, when was Gold discovered?
    • 1778
    • 1978
    • 1851
    • 1951
  16. ______ Area covers the most part of the east of Western Australia.
    • Rainforest
    • Riverbank
    • Desert
  17. Of the following statements about equality in Australia, choose one that is true
    • Numerous laws in Australia ensure that because of their race, a person is not treated differently to others
    • Numerous laws in Australia ensure that because of their gender, a person is not treated differently to others
    • All of the above
  18. The responsibility of an Australian is to __________
    • Obey the law
    • Defend Australia should the need arise
    • All of the above
  19. How many separate self-governing British colonies made up Australia before 1901?
    • 8
    • 6
    • 9
    • 4
  20. Royal Assent is defined as ___________
    • 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

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