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  • Base on Australian Citizenship: Our Common Bond
  • Rights and responsibilities
  • Australian history
  • Australian political systems
  • Australian physical and political geography
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    1. What was Australia system of government before 1901?
  • Australia colonies were directly governed by the British government
  • Australia was made up of six separate, self-governing British colonies
  • The colonies were united into a federation of states called the Commonwealth of Australia
  • 2. Which of these is a responsibility of Australian citizens aged 18 years or over?
  • Defend Australia should the need arise
  • To carry a passport at all times
  • To do local community service
  • 3. Which is not a responsibility of the local government?
  • Camping grounds and caravan parks
  • certain child-care and aged-care issues
  • social security
  • 4. What is the capital city of Western Australia?
  • Perth
  • Darwin
  • Adelaide
  • 5. What is the Commonwealth of Australia?
  • Six separate, self-governing British colonies
  • A British territory
  • An independent nation
  • 6. What were established by the Australian Constitution?
  • The Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia
  • The High Court of Australia
  • All the above
  • 7. When members of the Australian Parliament Houses are elected?
  • In a municipal election
  • In a state or territory election
  • In a federal election
  • 8. What is an important part of being Australian?
  • Respecting other people's differences and being yourself
  • Respecting indigenous people's differences and choices
  • Respecting other people's differences and choices
  • 9. What does the white dancer's headdress in the Torres Strait Islander Flag represent?
  • A symbol for all islands
  • A symbol for peace
  • A symbol for all Torres Strait Islanders
  • 10. What type of legal organisation or group can you freely join?
  • Political party, trade union, religious, cultural or social group.
  • Gathering in group with others to protest against a government action or an organisation
  • Any legal organisation or group
  • 11. Which of these statements about the Australia's first inhabitants is incorrect?
  • Australia's Indigenous cultures are the oldest continuing cultures in the world
  • Australia's indigenous people have a distinct cultural identity
  • Australia's indigenous people have lived only in mainland Australia
  • 12. How the Australian people governed the country?
  • By regularly vote for only Premier to represent them in state of government
  • By regularly vote only for Prime Minister to represent Australian country
  • By regularly vote for people to represent them in parliament
  • 13. Which of these statements about the Queen of Australia is correct?
  • In Australia, the Queen does not have a day-to-day role in government
  • The Queen appoints the Prime Minister as her representative in Australia
  • The leader of the Australian Government
  • 14. Australian citizens aged 18 years or over can seek election to parliament at the federal, state or territory level.
  • True
  • False
  • 15. Which is not a political party in Australia?
  • The Australian Labor Party
  • The Liberal Party of Australia
  • The Democratic Party of Australia
  • 16. Paying tax is an important way for people living in Australia to directly contribute to the Australian community
  • True
  • False
  • 17. What is the Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia?
  • The power to apply and interpret the laws of Australia
  • The High Court of Australia
  • A House of Representatives and a Senate
  • 18. What is a jury?
  • A group of MP randomly chosen
  • A group of ordinary people randomly chosen from the general poplulation
  • A person being charged with an offence
  • 19. All Australians including government leaders and organisation leaders are equal under the law
  • True
  • False
  • 20. What does the Australian government Executive include?
  • The Prime Minister and the Governor-General
  • The Governor-General and the judges
  • The Government ministers and the Governor-General

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