mentally stimulating diversions
Just For Fun
Can you name the key facts about the Australian Constitution?
Enter an answer in the box below
Correctly named answers will show up below
Answers MUST be guessed in order
This quiz has been created for Legal Studies 3 in Australia.
This quiz has not been verified by Sporcle
Popular trivia games today
Close Up 100!
Symbol Match Minefield
The 'Wolf Pack' Toast
UEFA Champions League Final Host Cities
Voice Actor Match
4-6 Letter States
Sports Illustrated Covers (1990s)
Word Ladder: WWE Actors
Enter answer for
/25 answers correct
Show Missed Answers
What is the Short Title of the Act (exact wording)
Simply known as...
simple yet effective
Which system of Government did Australia adopt
Federal Monachy to be precise
Name one of the key features of this system
Central Government is based in Canberra
Why did Australia adopt this system
and to beat the English at sport
The doctrine that outlines the sharing of power is known as...
not the separation!!!!
Specific Powers are outlined under which section of the Constitution
sometimes known as enumerated powers
referred to as the ... heads of power
even though a referendum added a 40th
Specific Powers are either ... (need both)
Concurrent means shared
Exclusive Powers are only the responsibility of ...
or the Federal Government
Give a major example of an Exclusive Power
I wonder how much the Tasmanian dollar would be worth?
What section makes defence exclusive
No W.A. army!
What section makes coining money exclusive
No NSW ruble!
What section makes customs and excise exclusive
No tan tax for QLD!
Give an example of a concurrent power
so many to choose from
What are the powers that aren't mentioned in the Constitution called
Who has sovereign power over these areas
Law enforcement, environment, education etc
What section of the constitution deals with disputes over concurrent powers
there has been a few disagreements!!
Who has sovereign power if there is a clash under section 51
only if there is a clash...
Who decides if there is a clash
also based in Canberra
What section of the Constitution set up the High Court
Highest court in the land suprisingly!
What section of the Constitution allows for changing the act
Through a referendum
How many referendums have been held in Australia
quite a few
How many referendums have been successful
What was the most successful referendum
90.77% voted Yes
HIDE THIS WARNING
You might also like these games:
There are no comments yet for this game.
Click here to be the first!
The Australian Constitution Quiz
Created Feb 14, 2013 in
Game Plays 14
Friend Scores and Standings
Loading friend results....
Top Games Today in Miscellaneous
Close Up 100!
Groups of Five
Car Brand by Model III
Home Row Key Images
Top Games with Similar Tags
Clickable Matching Pairs
Top User Games in Miscellaneous
Don't Click the Devil!
What's My Magazine?
2012 Baby Names by State
Top 150 Boys' Names Ending wit...
Like us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter
Follow us on Google+
2007-13 © Sporcle, Inc.
Partner of USA TODAY Sports Digital Properties
Go to the Sporcle.com Mobile Site →