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. Which has the power to apply and interpret the laws of Australia?
    • Parliament
    • High Court of Australia
    • The Queen
    • The Prime Minister
  2. Select the correct statement regarding Senator
    • An elected representative of the Australian people in the Australian Parliament
    • An elected representative of a state or territory in the Australian Parliament
    • A member of parliament chosen by a government leader to be responsible for an area of government
    • None of the above
  3. What are Local governments responsible for?
    • Roads and road traffic control
    • Employment
    • Parks, playgrounds, swimming pools, sports grounds
  4. What are Local governments responsible for?
    • Rubbish collection
    • Trade
    • Schools
  5. Which legal body takes decisions on most important matters in Australian Government?
    • The Court
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Queen
    • Cabinet
  6. Which of these statements about voluntary community work is incorrect?
    • Only a number of people and groups are qualify for voluntary community work
    • Many individual people and groups help others through voluntary community work
    • Volunteering can be very satisfying
  7. When two or more political parties join hands under a political strategy, what it is called
    • Mixed Party
    • Coalition
    • Joint Party
  8. Where does the Union Jack lie in the Australian flag?
    • Centre
    • Top right corner
    • Top left corner
    • None of the Above
  9. Why did people from various parts of world have entered New South Wales and Victoria in 1851?
    • To do the Farming
    • To make money
    • To try their luck at making a fortune
  10. State the name of Tasmania's capital city
    • Hobart
    • Adelaide
    • Perth
    • Brisbane
  11. Point out the correct one about equality in Australia
    • About personal matters, both women and men have the right to make independent choices
    • About personal matters, only men have the right to make independent choices
    • About personal matters, only women have the right to make independent choices
  12. An Australian citizen votes regularly in ______________
    • State or territory and federal elections
    • Referendum
    • Local government elections
  13. The Australian Government is responsible for which of the following?
    • Drains
    • Social security
    • Footpaths
  14. Choose the correct statement about raising matters with your representatives
    • The right to raise matters that concern you with your elected representative is given to you in Australia
    • With your elected representative, you do not have the right to raise matters that concern you in Australia
    • Writing a letter outlining your views to your elected representative is not a right that you have iIn Australia
  15. Which is the largest city of Australia?
    • Melbourne
    • Perth
    • Sydney
  16. The colours of the Australian Aboriginal Flag are _____________________
    • White, black and green
    • Red, yellow, and black
    • White, Green, and black
  17. Which form of government does Australia follow?
    • Democracy
    • Autocracy
    • Dictatorship
  18. Choose the true statement of the following.
    • Through voluntary community work, many groups and individuals help others , because of the spirit of mateship
    • Many people fight with each other because of the spirit of mateship
    • Many people go away from Australia because of the spirit of mateship
  19. 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
  20. Reserve powers are ____________________
    • The Prime Minister's special powers
    • The Governor General's special powers
    • The special powers of the Government

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