Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 82

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. Voting is not only a right but a ---------------------
    • Mandatory
    • Responsibility
    • None of the above
    • All of the above
  2. What are the State and territory governments responsible for?
    • Rubbish collection
    • Airports and air safety
    • Public transport
  3. Who represents the Head of State in each state of Australia?
    • The Parliament
    • The Queen
    • Governor
    • The King
  4. 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
  5. Every Australia state has its own Governor
    • True
    • False
  6. What do we remember on Anzac Day?
    • New Zealand and Australian Army Corps's landing at Gallipoli
    • The First Fleet's landing at Sydney Cove
    • The first free settlers arriving from Britain
  7. What should you do as a citizen of Australia?
    • Not serve on a jury if called to do so
    • Not defend Australia should the need arise
    • Defend Australia should the need arise
  8. What are the responsibilities of Australian citizens aged 18 yrs or over?
    • To vote in elections
    • To have a current Australian passport
    • To attend local council meetings
  9. What is the minimum age to join the Australian Public Service?
    • 21 years
    • 18 years
    • 25 years
    • 17 years
  10. What is the other name for reserve powers?
    • The special powers of the Government
    • The Prime Minister's special powers
    • The Governor General's special powers
  11. 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
  12. In the first few years of European settlement, who overcame many problems?
    • Kevin Michael Rudd
    • Captain Arthur Phillip
    • Frank Cassidy
  13. What arrived from Great Britain on January 26, 1788?
    • Second Fleet
    • British Fleet
    • First Fleet
  14. Of the following statements, which is true?
    • Torres Strait Islanders do not have a distinct cultural identity.
    • Torres Strait Islanders have a distinct cultural identity.
    • Torres Strait Islanders live in mainland Australia.
  15. How many members are elected to the House of Representatives?
    • 250
    • 50
    • 100
    • 150
  16. From where did the early free settlers in Australia come?
    • Africa
    • Asia
    • Ireland and Great Britain
  17. The first 11 convict ships came to be known as__________
    • 11 Fleet
    • First 11 Ships
    • First Fleet
  18. Australia Capital Territory's capital is _________
    • Canberra
    • Perth
    • Hobart
  19. Of the following statements about the AEC, which is true?
    • The AEC is a sub branch of the government
    • The AEC is independent of the government
    • The AEC always dependents on the government
  20. The representative who is voted for to represent the Australians in the House of Representatives is called _____________________
    • Member of Upper House
    • Member of Lower House
    • Member of Parliament

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