Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 77

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. What are the State and territory governments responsible for?
    • Railways
    • Employment
    • Drains
  2. When does a bill become a law in Australia?
    • When the Prime Minister signs
    • When the Queen signs
    • When the Governor-General signs
  3. What are they called, those who represent a state or territory in the Australian Parliament after winning a state or territory election
    • Chief Minister
    • Senator
    • Premier
    • Governor
  4. What is the name of the capital city of Western Australia?
    • Darwin
    • Adelaide
    • Hobart
    • Perth
  5. What must Australian citizens aged 18 years or over to register
    • Register their name and address on the electoral role
    • Register their name and address to apply for a driver licence
    • Register their name and address to apply for an Australian passport
  6. When did the first European settlement start?
    • 16 January 1878
    • 16 January 1788
    • 26 January 1878
    • 26 January 1788
  7. What separates the mainland from Tasmania?
    • Mountain
    • Bass Strait
    • Lakes
  8. What among the following is the responsibility of Australian government?
    • Playgrounds
    • Swimming pools
    • Foreign affairs
  9. Across the country, when are many citizenship ceremonies held?
    • Boxing Day
    • Australia Day
    • Alice Springs Show Day
  10. In the Australian Taxation Office, the minimum age to work is _____________
    • 21 years
    • 18 years
    • 25 years
  11. For the decisions made, who must answer to the people, through elections, in a parliamentary democracy?
    • Queen
    • Queen King
    • Representatives
  12. About Participating in Australian Society, which of these is true?
    • All citizens are encouraged to participate in society in Australia
    • Only youngsters are encouraged to participate in society in Australia
    • Only senior citizens are encouraged to participate in society in Australia
  13. Before the Bills go to the Governor-General, who has to agree with them
    • The Senate
    • The House of Representatives
    • All of the above
  14. In which election do the Australian people elect the members of House of Representatives?
    • Federal
    • State
    • Local council
  15. From where did the early free settlers in Australia come?
    • Africa
    • Asia
    • Ireland and Great Britain
  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. In 1851, in the colonies of Victoria and New South Wales, what was discovered?<br />
    • Diamond
    • Silver
    • Gold
  18. Early free settlers in Australia originated from ______
    • Great Britain and Ireland
    • Africa
    • Asia
  19. The privileges of an Australian include which of the following?
    • Children born overseas can be registered by descent as Australian citizens
    • While overseas, they can seek help from an Australian official
    • All of the above
  20. What is the other name for the Australian Government?
    • General Government
    • Territory government
    • Commonwealth Government

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