Australian Citizenship Test

Australian Citizenship Practice Test 1

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. Which level of government is responsible for police?
    • The Australian Government
    • Local governments
    • State and territory governments
    • None of the above
  2. Which of these statements about migration in the first half of the 20th century is incorrect?
    • Migration levels rose and fell
    • The population more than doubled
    • There were programs to actively encourage British migrants to settle here
  3. What an elected member of a Local Council is called
    • Senator
    • Councillor
    • Premier
  4. State the name of commander of the first fleet
    • Sir Edmund Barton
    • Captain Arthur Phillip
    • George Reid
    • None of the above
  5. State the Capital city of New south Wales
    • Canberra
    • Brisbane
    • Melbourne
    • Sydney
  6. Where does the world famous Great Barrier Reef Run?
    • Tasmania's
    • Queensland's
    • Victoria's
  7. What should be system of government in the peaceful country where people can live peacefully?
    • Unstable
    • Stable
    • None of these
  8. Point out the correct statement about equality of men and women in Australia
    • In Australia, both men and women have equal rights
    • Women have less rights than men in Australia
    • In Australia, men have less rights than women
  9. Who maintains Commonwealth electoral roll?
    • The prime minister
    • The Speaker of the House of Representatives
    • Australian Electoral Commission
  10. ____________ is Australia's largest state.
    • South Australia
    • Western Australia
    • Queensland
  11. When do people commit to a happy and prosperous future together and rejoice in the present?
    • Alice Springs Show Day
    • Australia Day
    • Darwin Show Day
  12. South Australia's capital city is ________
    • Perth
    • Adelaide
    • Brisbane
  13. About equality of men and women in Australia, which of the following is true?
    • In Australia, men have less rights than women
    • Women have less rights than men in Australia
    • In Australia, both men and women have equal rights
  14. About British colonies, which of the following is true?
    • The British colonies did not unite to a single Australian nation through revolution or bloodshed
    • Through revolution or bloodshed, the British colonies united form a single Australian nation
    • A single Australian nation was not formed by the British colonies uniting
  15. On what is the Australian system of parliamentary democracy based?
    • Indian democracy
    • American system
    • British system
  16. If a person has broken the law, who decides the penalty
    • The court
    • The Governor-General
    • The Prime Minister
  17. Of the following statements, which is true?
    • You can discuss your suggestions about the immigration system with your local member of parliament
    • Any suggestions to your local member of parliament cannot be given
    • You cannot discuss your suggestions about the immigration system with your local member of parliament
  18. A major influence on Australia's history, culture and political institutions has come from _________ heritage<br />
    • Asian
    • American
    • British and Irish
  19. __________ is the responsibility of the Australian Government.
    • Traffic controls
    • Employment
    • Local roads
  20. Sometimes, the Senate is also referred to as _____________
    • The House of Representatives
    • The Lower House
    • The States' House

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