Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 62

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 announces the Australian of the year awards on the eve of Australia day?
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Queen
    • The Governor-General
    • The Governor
  2. What are the native animals of Australia?
    • Kangaroos
    • Tigers
    • Lions
    • Elephants
  3. Select the correct statement regarding Member of Parliament (MP)
    • 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
    • An elected representative of the Australian people in the Australian Parliament
    • None of the above
  4. How should change occur in Australia?
    • Through discussion, peaceful persuasion and the democratic process
    • Through discussion, forceful persuasion and the democratic process
    • Through discussion, violence persuasion and the democratic process
  5. Australians are free to not follow a religion or beliefs.
    • True
    • False
  6. Who collects tax in Australia?
    • The Australian Revenue Office
    • The Australian Taxation Commission
    • The Australian Taxation Office
  7. How the representatives in parliament must answer for a decision they make
    • Australia is parliamentary democracy, the decisions they make must answer to the people through elections
    • Australia is parliamentary democracy, the representatives in parliament can make any decision without answering
    • Australia is parliamentary democracy, the decisions they make must answer to Governor-General, Head of State in Australia
  8. State the other name for the Australian Government
    • Territory government
    • General Government
    • Commonwealth Government
  9. The joy and pride in being Australian is publicly expressed through
    • The Star-Spangled Banner
    • God save the King
    • Advance Australia Fair
  10. The Australian National Flag has the Commonwealth Star ___________
    • Over the Union Jack
    • Under the Union Jack
    • Inside the Union Jack
  11. If you are a citizen of Australia, you should ________
    • Defend Australia should the need arise
    • Not defend Australia should the need arise
    • Not serve on a jury if called to do so
  12. To seek elections to parliament at the federal, state or territory level, Australian citizens should be aged _____
    • 21 years
    • 17 years
    • 19 years
    • 18 years
  13. Melbourne staged the Olympic Games in
    • 1980
    • 1956
    • 1933
    • 2000
  14. Which is the largest city of Australia?
    • Melbourne
    • Perth
    • Sydney
  15. Which is the second largest state of Australia?
    • Victoria
    • Queensland
    • Tasmania
  16. __________ separates Tasmania from the mainland
    • Lakes
    • Bass Strait
    • Mountain
  17. Which of the following statements about equality in Australia is true?
    • Voting and contesting for Parliament is the right of both women and men
    • Voting and contesting for Parliament is the right of only women
    • Voting and contesting for Parliament is the right of only men
  18. Identify the statement that is true about Australian laws
    • Laws to maintain an orderly, free society are made by Australian representatives in government
    • Laws to maintain a safe society are not made by Australian representatives in government
    • Laws to protect people's rights are not made by Australian representatives in government
  19. The minimum age to join the Australian Public Service is ________
    • 24 years
    • 18 years
    • 21 years
  20. The power to interpret and apply the laws lies with
    • The people
    • Judges
    • Ministers

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