Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 42

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 protests
    • Australians can gather with others to protest against a government action or an organisation.
    • All protests must be within the law.
    • Must be peaceful, and must not injure any person or damage property.
    • All of the above
  2. Is the AEC not independent of the government?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. Any bill, after being passed by both houses of parliament; to whom it goes now
    • The Queen
    • The Prime Minister
    • Governor-General
    • The Court
  4. Anzac Day is observed every year on
    • 25th April
    • 25th May
    • 25th December
    • 25th November
  5. Who is supreme in a court?
    • The Jury
    • The Lawyer
    • The prime minister
    • The judge or magistrate
  6. What is Australia's national gemstone?
    • Sapphire
    • Diamond
    • Gold
    • Opal
  7. What level of government is responsible for noise and animal control?
    • The Australian Government
    • State and territory governments
    • Local governments and the Australian Capital Territory Government
  8. 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
  9. What system of government do we have in Australia?
    • Queen rule
    • King rule
    • Parliamentary democracy
  10. How much is the population of Australia today?
    • 32 million
    • 12 million
    • 22 Million
    • 2 Million
  11. Name the federation of states when New South Wales and Victoria formed union in 1901
    • Commonwealth of Australia
    • First Fleet
    • Australian Federation
  12. Of the following statements, which is true?
    • More than half of the populations of Australia were born abroad
    • More than 1/4 of the populations of Australia were born abroad
    • Less than 1/4 of the population of Australia were born abroad
  13. From the islands to the north of ______ come the Torres Strait Islanders.
    • Queensland
    • Victoria
    • New South Wales
  14. In 1851, what was the reason for people from all across the world to come to Victoria and New South Wales?
    • To do the Farming
    • To try their luck at making a fortune
    • To make money
  15. People united the British colonies to form a single Australian nation. Why?
    • It was difficult to enforce the law across borders
    • Between the colonies, trade and transport was expensive and slow
    • All of the above
  16. Who controls the road and traffic rules?
    • State governments
    • Local governments
    • Australian Government
  17. From the islands to the north of ______ come the Torres Strait Islanders.
    • Queensland
    • Victoria
    • New South Wales
  18. A major influence on Australia's history, culture and political institutions has come from _________ heritage<br />
    • Asian
    • American
    • British and Irish
  19. If you are a citizen of Australia, you should ________
    • Not serve on a jury if called to do so
    • Not defend Australia should the need arise
    • Defend Australia should the need arise
  20. The basic rules for the government of Australia are set out in which of these the legal documents?
    • The Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act
    • The Commonwealth of British - Australian Constitution Act
    • The Commonwealth of British Constitution Act

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