Quiz: Everything You Should Know About Australia!

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Quiz: Everything You Should Know About Australia!

Good Day Mate! Tell me what you know about Australia. Once a disciplinary colony for England, Australia has many beautiful and exotic creatures, some of them deadly. Do you know how many states are on this continent and who governs this magnificent land? If you take the quiz, you will learn what you should know about Australia.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The capital city of the sovereign Australia is 
    • A. 

      Kingston

    • B. 

      Adelaide

    • C. 

      Sydney

    • D. 

      Canberra

  • 2. 
    Australia is bounded southesternly by
    • A. 

      Vanuatu

    • B. 

      Papua New Guinea

    • C. 

      East Timor

    • D. 

      New Zealand

  • 3. 
    The total number of states that make up Australia is
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      56

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      12

  • 4. 
    The head of government in each territory in the Australian context is called 
    • A. 

      Chief Minister

    • B. 

      Premier

    • C. 

      Governor

    • D. 

      Chief Administrator

  • 5. 
    The Queen is represented in each territory of Australia by
    • A. 

      Governor

    • B. 

      Administrator

    • C. 

      Chairman

    • D. 

      Minister

  • 6. 
    In Australia, the northern  territory has its own legislative arm of government which is  (a) bicameral (b) tricameral (c) unicameral (d) None of these
    • A. 

      Bicameral

    • B. 

      Tricameral

    • C. 

      Unicameral

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 7. 
    The two major mainland territories of Australia are the Australian Capital Territory and
    • A. 

      Southern Territory

    • B. 

      Northern Territory

    • C. 

      Eastern Territory

    • D. 

      Western Territory

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is not among the states of Australia ?
    • A. 

      Vancouver

    • B. 

      Victoria

    • C. 

      New South Wales

    • D. 

      Queenisland

  • 9. 
    The parliament of each states have the power legislate concerning the following except
    • A. 

      Health

    • B. 

      Education

    • C. 

      Natural resources

    • D. 

      Transport

  • 10. 
    The commonwealth parliament administers the following external territories except
    • A. 

      Christmas Island

    • B. 

      Jervis Bay Territory

    • C. 

      Saint Nicholas Island

    • D. 

      Coral Sea Islands