Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 7

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. Darwin is the capital city of which Australian Territory?
    • South Australia
    • Australian Capital Territory
    • Northern Territory
    • Western Australia
  2. What is the Australia national flower?
    • Plum
    • Blue water lily
    • Lotus
    • Golden wattle
  3. For amendments in Australian Constitution which majority is essential in a referendum?
    • Double majority
    • House majority
    • Senate majority
    • Simple majority
  4. Where are Torres Strait Islanders people historically from?
    • Islands to the east of Queensland
    • Islands to the north of Queensland
    • Islands to the west of Queensland
  5. Which of these statements about equality of men and women is incorrect?
    • Both men and women can join the police but only men can join the Australian Defence Force
    • Both men and women have equal access to education and employment
    • Both men and women have the right to make their own independent choices about personal matters
  6. Which of these statements about Australian 'mateship' is incorrect?
    • To visit someone who is lonely
    • To take a meal to an elderly neighbour
    • To not drive a friend in need to go to a medical appointment
  7. Which of these is not an example of equality in Australia?
    • Men and women have the same rights
    • Everyone deserves a 'fair go'
    • Everyone belongs to the same political party
  8. The statement is about Australia. State the correct alternative
    • Others can be encouraged to break the law in Australia
    • False allegations cannot be made by the people of Australia
    • A person's reputation can be damaged by another in Australia
  9. In __________ election, voting is compulsory in Australia
    • State
    • Federal
    • All of the above
  10. Of the following statements, which is true?
    • Matters of national importance are discussed by Senators
    • Considering, debating and voting on proposals for new laws or changes to the laws is what Senators do
    • All of the above
  11. What is the Local government responsible for?
    • Defense
    • Animal and noise control
    • Air safety and airports
  12. In 1788, why did the First Fleet arrive from Great Britain?
    • For setting up a settlement of convicts for the British Government
    • For preaching the religion
    • For learning about the cultural differences between British and Australians
  13. How many official flags does Australia have?
    • 7
    • 2
    • 3
    • 5
  14. Who are Australia's indigenous people?
    • Europeans
    • The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
    • British people
  15. The first 11 convict ships arrived from Great Britain on ____________
    • on 26 January 1688
    • on 26 January 1988
    • on 26 January 1788
  16. In the centre of the Torres Strait Islander Flag is a white dancer's headdress that represents _________<br />
    • A symbol for all Torres Strait Islanders
    • A symbol of peace
    • The Torres Strait's island groups
  17. 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
  18. Who appoints an Administrator in the Northern Territory?
    • Governor-General
    • Prime Minister
    • Queen
  19. The responsibility of ____________ lies with the Local governments.
    • Drains
    • Health services and hospitals
    • Railways
  20. The proposals of new laws made by the elected members of the Australian Parliament are called ____________
    • Bills
    • Budget
    • Notes

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