Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 9

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 Local governments responsible for?
    • Street signs, traffic controls
    • Taxation
    • Hospitals and health services
  2. Under the law, people in Australia are considered innocent until they are found guilty by a court. Is it true?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. Carrying weapons such as knives or guns is not against the law in Australia. Is it true?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. Paying tax is an important way for people living in Australia to directly contribute to the Australian community
    • True
    • False
  5. Pensions, family support, social security, whose responsibilities are these
    • Local governments
    • State and territory governments
    • The Australian Government
  6. What beliefs do you share with Australia and its people in the citizenship pledge?
    • Communist
    • Democratic
    • Capitalist
  7. What does the blue panel at the centre of Torres Strait Islander Flag represents?
    • The Sea
    • The sun
    • The Land
    • The Water
  8. With who does the power to make laws lies?
    • The King
    • Parliament
    • The Queen
  9. State your line of action as an Australian citizen
    • Not defend Australia should the need arise
    • Serve on a jury if called to do so
    • Not serve on a jury if called to do so
  10. What is the full form of AEC?
    • Australian Electoral Community
    • Australian Election Commission
    • Australian Electoral Commission
  11. Along the main highway between _______ and __________ lives the small population of the Northern Territory
    • Palmerston and Belconnen
    • Alice Springs and Darwin
    • Alice Springs and Palmerston
  12. Of the following statements, identify the one that is true?
    • Because of ethnicity, trying to make other people hate or act violently towards others is illegal
    • Because of culture, trying to make other people hate or act violently towards others is illegal
    • All of the above
  13. To seek elections to parliament at the federal, state or territory level, Australian citizens should be aged _____
    • 21 years
    • 17 years
    • 19 years
    • 18 years
  14. About the criminal offences in Australia, which of the following is true?
    • In Australia, it is a serious crime to show violence towards another person
    • In Australia, it is illegal to show violence towards another person
    • All of the above
  15. Where, in 1851, was gold discovered?
    • Victoria and New South Wales
    • Western Australia and Queensland
    • Tasmania and South Australia
  16. Whom do you pledge your loyalty to at the citizenship ceremony?
    • The people and the Prime Minister
    • The Queen
    • Australia and its people
  17. The oldest continuing culture in the world is______________
    • Roman Culture
    • Australia's Indigenous culture
    • British Culture
  18. Sometimes, the Senate is also referred to as _____________
    • The House of Representatives
    • The Lower House
    • The States' House
  19. The Australian Government is responsible for which of the following?
    • Social security
    • Footpaths
    • Drains
  20. In the Australian Capital Territory, who is responsible for general police work?
    • Australian Federal Police
    • Australian Territory Police
    • Australian State Police

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