Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 72

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.

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  1. People wanted to unite the colonies to form a single Australian nation for which below reason
    • Trade and transport
    • Defence
    • Australia‚Äôs national identity
    • All of the above
  2. Are the states and the Northern Territory having their own police forces?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. What was Australia at its beginning?
    • A British colony
    • A Spanish colony
    • A French colony
  4. A group of two or more persons formed by the Government for a specific cause or responsibility, what it is called
    • Members
    • Commission
    • Coalition
    • a Jury
  5. Which of these statements about taxes is incorrect?
    • Taxes are not important to the Australian community
    • Many of the benefits that Australians enjoy are made possible through taxes
    • Taxes are spent on services which include health, education and others
  6. Which Australian Commission is responsible for maintaining Electoral Roll and conducting Federal Elections and Referendums?
    • Australian high commission
    • Australian public service commission
    • The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC)
  7. Name the first 11 convict ships
    • First Fleet
    • First 11 Ships
    • 11 Fleet
    • 21 Fleet
  8. State the day when most of the citizenship ceremonies in Australia are held
    • Easter Day
    • Boxing Day
    • Australia Day
    • Alice Springs Show Day
  9. Name the places when the gold was discovered in the year 1851
    • Queensland and Western Australia
    • South Australia and Tasmania
    • New South Wales and Victoria
  10. What is the definition of Royal Assent?
    • Governor-General signing regulations
    • Governor-General signing all Bills passed by the Australian Parliament into law
    • Governor-General approving the appointment of the Australian Government and its ministers
  11. State the option for which the Australian government is responsible
    • Footpaths
    • Drains
    • Social security
  12. Of the following statements, choose the one that is true of equality in Australia.
    • Access to education and employment is provided only to men
    • Equal access to education and employment is provided to both men and women
    • Access to education and employment is provided only to women
  13. 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
  14. The Australian National Flag has the Commonwealth Star ___________
    • Inside the Union Jack
    • Under the Union Jack
    • Over the Union Jack
  15. Of these, which is a true statement?
    • Only some states in Australia hae capital city
    • Only one territory in Australia has its own capital
    • Each mainland territory and state has its own capital in Australia
  16. Which of the following is the national anthem of Australia?
    • God save the King
    • The Star-Spangled Banner
    • Advance Australia Fair
  17. About Participating in Australian Society, which of these is true?
    • Only youngsters are encouraged to participate in society in Australia.
    • Only senior citizens are encouraged to participate in society in Australia.
    • All citizens are encouraged to participate in society in Australia.
  18. Identify the statement from among these that is true?
    • Each colony had its own laws relating to postage within British colony borders
    • Each colony had its own laws relating to immigration within British colony borders
    • 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. Identify the statement from among these that is true?
    • The states do not have separate governments
    • The Australian Government operates in a similar way to State Governments
    • The Australian Government operates in a different way to State Governments

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