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. Who has the right to protect Australia’s laws?
    • The prime minister
    • All Australians
    • The queen
    • The Governor-General
  2. The Senate is also known as
    • Upper House
    • House of Review
    • States’ House
    • All of the above
  3. Both mainland territories elect how many representatives each
    • 4
    • 5
    • 3
    • 2
  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. Can you ask for help while you are overseas as an Australian Citizen?
    • Only you can help yourself while you are overseas
    • You can ask for help from the Australian official in times of need
    • Only your family can help you while you are overseas
  6. What that government is called, which is made up of elected representatives from public
    • Democracy
    • Dictatorship
    • Inequality
  7. State the name of commander of the first fleet
    • Sir Edmund Barton
    • Captain Arthur Phillip
    • George Reid
    • None of the above
  8. From where did the early free settlers in Australia originate?
    • Asia
    • America
    • Great Britain and Ireland
    • Africa
  9. Which one of the following statement is true?
    • Only some states in Australia have capital city
    • Only one territory in Australia has its own capital
    • Each mainland territory and state has its own capital in Australia
  10. The first European settlement started in ______________
    • 26 January 1788
    • 26 January 1878
    • 16 January 1788
  11. ____________ is Australia's largest state.
    • South Australia
    • Western Australia
    • Queensland
  12. Of the following statements about Freedom of association in Australia, which is true?
    • Gathering with others to protest against the government is allowed
    • Gathering with others to protest against the government is not allowed
    • Gathering with others to protest against a religion is allowed
  13. Who are the politicians who do not belong to any political party?
    • Rebels
    • Independents
    • MPs
  14. How many members are elected to the House of Representatives?
    • 250
    • 50
    • 100
    • 150
  15. 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
  16. From Great Britain, in which year did the first 11 convict ships arrive?
    • On 26 January 1988
    • On 26 January 1888
    • On 26 January 1688
    • On 26 January 1788
  17. On the Australian Aboriginal Flag, the yellow circle represents __________
    • The sun
    • Golden wattle
    • Daffodils
  18. The responsibility of an Australian is to __________
    • Obey the law
    • Defend Australia should the need arise
    • All of the above
  19. Of the following statements, which is true?
    • Matters of national importance are discussed by members of the House of Representatives
    • Considering, debating and voting on proposals for new laws or changes to the laws is the work of the House of Representatives
    • All of the above
  20. __________ is the responsibility of the Australian Government.
    • Swimming pools
    • Playgrounds
    • Foreign affairs

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