Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 51

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 is the Australian government responsible for?
    • Railways
    • Foreign affairs (relations with other countries)
    • Building permits
  3. What has been set up to encourage cooperation between the levels of government?
    • The Cooperation of Australian Government
    • The Commission of Australian Government
    • The Committee of Australian Government
    • The Council of Australian Government
  4. Which of these statements about the Australian Taxation Office is incorrect?
    • The ATO works to ensure all citizens are aware of their tax rights and obligations to pay the correct amount of tax
    • Tax is collected by the Australian Taxation Office only from businesses
    • Tax is collected by the Australian Taxation Office
  5. Which level of government is responsible for public transport?
    • The Australian Government
    • Local governments
    • State and territory governments
    • None of the above
  6. Who is the leader of a territory government?
    • Queen
    • Chief Minister
    • Premier
  7. What is the status of Australia with regards to its size?
    • The sixth largest country in the world
    • The seventh largest country in the world
    • The fourth largest country in the world
    • The fifth largest country in the world
  8. What is the full form of AEC?
    • Australian Electoral Community
    • Australian Election Commission
    • Australian Electoral Commission
  9. Which one of the following is the responsibility of State and territory governments?
    • Air safety and airports
    • Citizenship and immigration
    • Road traffic control and roads
  10. Of the following statement, which would you consider an example of freedom of speech?
    • Any topic can be written and discussed in newspapers
    • In a court of law, women and men are treated equally
    • Australians are free to not follow a religion
  11. The responsibility of an Australian is to __________
    • Obey the law
    • Defend Australia should the need arise
    • All of the above
  12. About British colonies, which of the following is true?
    • The British colonies did not unite to a single Australian nation through revolution or bloodshed
    • Through revolution or bloodshed, the British colonies united form a single Australian nation
    • A single Australian nation was not formed by the British colonies uniting
  13. _________ is the other name for the House of Representatives.
    • Upper House
    • People's House
    • House of Senate
  14. Which are the main political parties in Australia?
    • The Liberal party of Australia, the Australian Labor Party
    • Australian Greens, the Nationals
    • All of the above
  15. On the Torres Strait Islander Flag, the blue panel that is in the centre represents ____________<br />
    • The sun
    • The Land
    • The Sea
  16. On the Torres Strait Islander Flag, the white colour represents____________
    • The peace
    • The Land
    • The Torres Strait Islander people
  17. For the decisions made, who must answer to the people, through elections, in a parliamentary democracy?<br />
    • Representatives
    • King
    • Queen
  18. The right to _________ comes with being an Australian
    • Vote in a referendum, federal and state or territory elections
    • Apply for work in the Australian Defence Force or the Australian Public Service
    • All of the above
  19. An Australian has which of the following privileges?
    • Re-enter Australia freely by applying for an Australian passport
    • Seek election to parliament
    • All of the above
  20. Identify the statement from among these that is true?
    • Australia's Head of State is the current President of the United States of America
    • Australia's Head of State is the current King or Queen of the United Kingdom
    • Australia's Head of State is the current Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

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