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Quiz: Australia wants to end revolving door of Prime Ministers - but how well do you remember them?

Scott Morrison, anyone?

AUSTRALIA’S LATEST PRIME Minister has said it’s time to stop ousting people from his job.

Current PM Scott Morrison is the latest in a long line of leaders, and said the Australian people are “sick of” the revolving door in the country’s top political office.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel was snapped at the G20 summit last week reading an apparent briefing note containing a picture of Morrison on her way into meeting him.

So, how well do you remember Australian Prime Ministers?

How many Prime Ministers have there been since 1 January 2010?
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4
5

6
7
Tony Abbot was seen as a bit gaffe-prone during his tenure as PM, but what was he famously caught laughing about during a chat with Minister Peter Dutton?
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9/11
Climate Change

Aboriginal heritage
A female rival
Who did Julia Gillard replace as Prime Minister, only to be replaced by him a few years later?
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Kevin Rudd
Tony Aboott

John Howard
Malcolm Turnbull
The very first Prime Minister of Australia was Sir Edmund Barton in 1901. What party was he part of?
Labor
Liberal

Free Trade
Protectionist
Why was Malcolm Turnbull's Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce forced to resign?
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Voting against same-sex marriage legislation
Getting caught on camera belittling refugees

He broke parliamentary rules on expenses
He'd had an affair with a former staff member
Julia Gillard made a bet with her New Zealand counterpart during the 2011 Rugby World Cup. What was her forfeit after the All-Blacks won?
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Sign an embarrassing trade deal with New Zealand
Admit that New Zealand were superior in a speech to parliament

Pay reparations for historical injustice
Eat an apple from New Zealand
What did Malcolm Turnbull call his political rivals in his last press conference as Prime Minister?
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Chancers
Louts

Wreckers
Feckers
Why did US President Donald Trump rip into Malcolm Turnbull and call him "dumb" during a phone call in February 2017?
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A deal to take in refugees
Comments he made about Russian interference in the US election

Australia's stance on climate change
Turnbull's favourite sports team
What did Tony Abbott say he'd do to Vladimir Putin at a G20 meeting following the Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash?
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Box him
Shirtfront him

King-hit him
Poke him
What party is current PM Scott Morrison from?
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Liberal
Labor
Answer all the questions to see your result!
You scored out of !
Top dog!
If you're not Australian, that's a top effort. If you are, that's still a top effort.
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Clever cat
Almost purrfect
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You scored out of !
Fintastic
Solid Aussie political knowledge there
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You scored out of !
What are ewe doing!?
Baaaaaad
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Turtley awful
A shell of a bad effort
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