Australian Citizenship Practice Test 19

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Which of the statements is correct?

  • Not knowing a law is an excuse for breaking it in Australia
  • Not knowing a law is no excuse for breaking it in Australia
  • Being familiar with the laws is not important in Australia

Who is responsible for investigating crimes against federal laws?

  • Australian State Police
  • Australian Federal Police
  • Australian Territory Police

Which is the National Police Force of Australia?

  • Australian Federal Police
  • Australian State Police
  • Australian Territory Police

Which of the following political bodies is supreme in Australia where crucial decisions are taken in the interest of Australia?

  • Lower House
  • Upper House
  • Cabinet

Who is the deciding authority for any penalty that is imposed on the Law breaker for an offense?

  • Prime Minister
  • The Governor-General
  • The Court
  • Senator

Complete the sentence : Judges and magistrates are appointed by _________?

  • The Prime Minister
  • The Queen
  • The Government
  • None of the above

Which government has the controls of road and traffic rules in Australia?

  • Local governments
  • The Australian Government
  • State and territory governments

Who are responsible for maintaining law and order in Australia?

  • The Judge
  • The Police
  • The Jury

Which political representatives do not belong to any particular political party?

  • The Prime Minister
  • Cabinet Ministers
  • Independents

Which branch of Australian police is responsible for all the police work in the Australian Capital Territory?

  • Australian Federal Police
  • Australian Territory Police
  • Australian State Police
  • Australian Local Police

Which one is a responsibility of local governments?

  • Schools
  • Police
  • Noise and animal control
  • Forestry

Which out of the following is a responsibility of the Local Government?

  • Schools
  • Local libraries, halls and community centres
  • Defence
  • Railways

Who is the person empowered to assign ministerial portfolio to MPs and Senators?

  • The Prime Minister
  • The Queen
  • The Governor-General

Which of the following is true in regard to bribing a police officer in Australia?

  • It is not a crime to offer a bribe to a police officer in Australia
  • It is not a crime to bribe a police officer in Australia
  • It is a serious crime to bribe a police officer in Australia

Who is the final signatory for all the bills to promulgate as law?

  • Senate
  • Governor-General
  • The House of Representatives

Who are responsible for protection of life and property in Australia?

  • The Jury
  • The Judge
  • The Police
  • Senator

What would you call to the person heading the opposition?

  • Leader of the Second
  • Leader of the Ruling
  • Leader of the Opposition

After an election how is the Government formed in Australia ?

  • All parties join to form the Australian Government after an election
  • The political party with the least votes forms the Australian Government after the election
  • The political party with the majority of Members in the House of Representatives forms the Australian Government after an election

What is the name given to the political body that is formed with ministers of the most senior portfolios collectively?

  • Lower House
  • Upper House
  • Cabinet

Who is the Supreme authority in a court?

  • Judge
  • Victim
  • Juries

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  • Number of questions: 20
  • Answer correctly to pass: 15
  • Passing score: 75%