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Australian Citizenship Test

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  • Base on Australian Citizenship: Our Common Bond
  • Rights and responsibilities
  • Australian history
  • Australian political systems
  • Australian physical and political geography
  • 400+ Questions

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    1. How can people participate in Australian society?
  • Join neighbourhood and local communities
  • Join an art or cultural organisation
  • All the above
  • 2. What does AEC stands for in Australia?
  • Australian Education Commission
  • Australian Energy Commission
  • Australian Electoral Commission
  • 3. What was Australia's population in 1901?
  • 4 million
  • 2 million
  • 6 million
  • 4. Who was the first governor of the colony of New South Wales?
  • Captain James Cook
  • Captain James Stirling
  • Captain Arthur Phillip
  • 5. What state was the first colony established by the British?
  • Queensland
  • Victoria
  • New South Wales
  • 6. Which of these statements about the House of Representatives is incorrect?
  • The house of Representatives is sometimes called the Upper House
  • The house of Representatives is sometimes called the People's House
  • The house of Representatives is sometimes called the Lower House
  • 7. Australians are free to follow any religion or beliefs.
  • True
  • False
  • 8. Why is it important to be familiar with the laws?
  • Because knowing the laws so you can break it
  • Because not knowing a law is no excuse for breaking it
  • Because the laws help you find job
  • 9. What does the Australian Electoral Commission do?
  • Helps to keep track Australian citizens on every elections
  • Helps to provide voters with fair and honest elections
  • Helps voters by suggesting a candidate
  • 10. Why do people wanted to unite the colonies to form a single Australian nation?
  • To stop a civil war
  • To have independence from the British
  • To improve defence
  • 11. What system of government in Australia?
  • Capitalist
  • Communist
  • Democracy
  • 12. What are the mainland territories of Australia?
  • Australian Capital Territory and Southern Territory
  • Australian Capital Territory and Northern Territory
  • Australian Capital Territory and Western Territory
  • 13. Who can force you to tell them who you vote for?
  • The Electoral Commission
  • The Police
  • No one
  • 14. What is the Australian system of parliamentary democracy based on?
  • The British system
  • The Canadian system
  • The French system
  • 15. What is Royal Assent?
  • A ceremonial duty
  • A representative appointed by the Queen of Australia
  • Signing all Bills passed by the Australian Parliament into law
  • 16. Do courts and judges are part of parliament and government
  • Yes
  • No
  • 17. What is the main town near the centre of Australia?
  • Emerald
  • Dubbo
  • Alice Springs
  • 18. Who decides if a person is guilty or not?
  • The court
  • The police
  • The people
  • 19. On the Australian National Flag, what does the Southern Cross represent?
  • A group of stars we see in the southern sky
  • Each of the Commonwealth countries
  • Each of the six states and one for the territories
  • 20. What anniversary does 26 January represent?
  • The arrival of the First Fleet from Great Britain in 1788 to set up a convict settlement
  • The landing of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps in Turkey in 1915
  • Commonwealth of Australia when colonies were united into a federation of states in 1901

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