Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 78

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. When the colonies were united into a federation of states called the Commonwealth of Australia?
    • On 1 January 1601
    • On 1 January 1801
    • On 1 January 1901
    • On 1 January 1401
  2. The Australian constitution can only be changed by
    • Revolution
    • Referendum
    • Bloodshed
    • All of the above
  3. Immigration and citizenship, whose responsibility is it
    • The Australian Government
    • State and territory governments
    • Australian Capital Territory Government
    • Local governments
  4. Australians are free to not follow a religion or beliefs.
    • True
    • False
  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 the right to make their own independent choices about personal matters
    • Both men and women have equal access to education and employment
  6. What beliefs do you share with Australia and its people in the citizenship pledge?
    • Communist
    • Capitalist
    • Democratic
  7. State the reason of celebrating Australia day all over the nation on 26th of January
    • Honour all the people who have made this nation great
    • To honour our history
    • To honour Queen
    • Both A and B are correct
  8. Which one of the below is the capital city of Victoria?
    • Brisbane
    • Perth
    • Sydney
    • Melbourne
  9. What is the meaning of Mate- ship?
    • In times of need, helping and receiving help from each other
    • Not helping others
    • Not receiving help from others
  10. Which one among the following is true about the law in Australia?
    • The way in which laws are made in the parliamentary democracy and are administered needs to be understood
    • The way in which a person, as a citizen, will have a say in the running of the country needs to be understood
    • All of the above
  11. What is the other name of house representatives?
    • Upper House
    • House of Senate
    • Lower House
  12. What does everyone in Australia deserves a 'fair go' mean?
    • The achievements of a person should be the result of their wealth
    • The achievements of a person should be the result of their background
    • The achievements of a person should be the result of their hard work
  13. The basic rules for the government of Australia are set out in which of these the legal documents?
    • The Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act
    • The Commonwealth of British Constitution Act
    • The Commonwealth of British - Australian Constitution Act
  14. The Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia was established by _______
    • House of Representatives
    • The British Constitution
    • The Australian Constitution
  15. Of the following statements, which is true?
    • Because the separate colonies had weak systems of defense, people wanted to unite the British colonies to form a single Australian nation
    • Because Australia's national identity was beginning to form, people wanted to unite the British colonies to form a single Australian nation
    • All of the above
  16. "It identifies the authority and property of the Commonwealth of Australia." What is this sentence referring to?
    • The Commonwealth Coat of Arms
    • The Coat of Australia
    • The Federation of Australia
    • None of the above are correct
  17. A major influence on Australia's history, culture and political institutions has come from _________ heritage<br />
    • Asian
    • American
    • British and Irish
  18. Who established the first colony of New South Wales?
    • British
    • Americans
    • Asians
  19. Of the following statements about Australian heritage, choose one that is true.
    • Australia has a Islamic heritage
    • Australia has a non religious heritage
    • Australia has a Judaeo-Christian heritage
  20. To apply for a career in the Australian Defence Force, the minimum age is ____________
    • 16 years
    • 19 years
    • 18 years
    • 14 years

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