Canadian Citizenship Practice Test 01

A carefully designed completely FREE test practice website to help people who are preparing for ‘Canadian Citizenship’ test. Site contains 250 questions taken from ‘Discover Canada’ handbook. This practice test is presented in a format that closely resembles the Official Test. Whilst the questions that we have selected are not the actual test questions, you can use them to find out whether you are ready to take the actual test.


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Question 1
Which of the following were the first four provinces in the Canadian Confederation?
A
New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Province of Canada (Ontario & Quebec)
B
New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Province of Canada (Ontario & Quebec)
C
New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Alberta, Manitoba
D
Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Province of Canada (Ontario & Quebec)
Question 2
What is the significance of the Quebec Act of 1774?
A
The birth of Canada.
B
The Province of Quebec was divided into Upper Canada.
C
Canada's tolerance towards all religions was affected.
D
Peace, Order and Good Government became Canada’s main principles.
Question 3
A Member of Parliament from Toronto decides to spend the weekend in his electoral district. This means he will be
A
In Ottawa
B
Somewhere in the USA
C
In some part of Toronto where he was elected
D
Taking a tour in the province of Ontario
Question 4
What principles out of the following is Canada's constitution based on?
A
Multiculturalism, Peace, and Order
B
Mobility Rights, Order, and Good Government
C
War, Order, and Good Government
D
Peace, Order and Good government
Question 5
What is the highest honour a Canadian can receive?
A
The Canadian Cross
B
The Peace Order
C
The Victoria Cross
D
The Canadian Crown
Question 6
Which of the following criterion gives a Canadian the right to vote?
A
Being an immigrant
B
Owning a house
C
Having a driver’s license
D
Being on an official voter's list
Question 7
Which Canadian province is the largest producer of oil and natural gas?
A
Nova Scotia
B
Alberta
C
Quebec
D
Ontario
Question 8
Which of the following answers is NOT true about the Canada/USA relationship?
A
Canada and the USA are the largest trading partners in the world.
B
Canada exports very few goods to the USA.
C
The Canada/USA relationship is the closest and the most extensive in the world.
D
Canada and the USA share the longest undefended international border.
Question 9
What are the three branches of the Canadian government?
A
Executive, Legislative and Judicial
B
Executive, Police and Judicial
C
Executive, Legislative and Monarchy
D
Executive, Senate and Judicial
Question 10
What region of Canada is known as the "Land of the Midnight Sun?"
A
Northern Territories
B
Atlantic Provinces
C
Prairie Provinces
D
Western Provinces
Question 11
Under Canadian law, why is every person presumed to be innocent until proven guilty?
A
Men and women are equal under the law.
B
No person or group is above the law.
C
Freedom of thought, belief, opinion, and expression
D
To guarantee the due legal process under the law
Question 12
What is the significance of hockey?
A
None of these
B
It is the most popular spectator sport in Canada and also its national winter sport.
C
Canada won a gold medal in 2008’s Olympics in this event.
D
It is the national summer sport.
Question 13
What is Canada's system of governance?
A
Police state, parliamentary democracy and constitutional monarchy
B
Federal state, parliamentary democracy and dictatorship
C
Federal state, Provincial state and constitutional monarchy
D
Federal state, parliamentary democracy and constitutional monarchy
Question 14
Who was the first Prime Minister of Canada?
A
Sir Guy Carleton
B
Sir Isaac Brock
C
Sir John A. Macdonald
D
Sir Louis-Hippolyte La Fontaine
Question 15
What does the National Register of Electors contain?
A
Database of Canadian tax payers
B
Database of all Canadian citizens
C
Database of landed immigrants
D
Database of Canadian citizens at least 18 years of age who are qualified to vote in federal elections and referendums
Question 16
Which animal is the national symbol of Canada?
A
Deer
B
Bear
C
Cougar
D
Beaver
Question 17
What does the Crown mean for Canadians?
A
A national motto, A Mari Usque Ad Mare, which, in Latin, means ‘from sea to sea.’
B
The Crown contain symbols of England, France, Scotland, and Ireland, as well as red maple leaves.
C
The Crown is a symbol of government, including Parliament, legislatures, courts, police services, and the armed forces.
D
The Crown reflects the Greco-Roman heritage of Western civilization in which democracy originated.
Question 18
Who governs Canada on a daily basis at the federal level?
A
Premier
B
The Queen
C
Governor General
D
Prime Minister
Question 19
To which of the following communities do the majority of Canadians belong?
A
Muslim
B
Hindu
C
Christian
D
Jewish
Question 20
Which of the following are Atlantic Provinces?
A
Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Ontario
B
Alberta, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island
C
Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island
D
Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Manitoba and Prince Edward Island
Question 21
Of the following, what is a non-Canadian not allowed to do?
A
Get health insurance
B
Vote in the federal and provincial election
C
Own a house or a farm
D
Get higher education
Question 22
What is the primary role of the police in Canada?
A
To keep people safe and to enforce the law
B
To resolve disputes and interpret law
C
To provide national security intelligence to the government
D
To conduct or support land warfare, peacekeeping, or humanitarian missions
Question 23
Why is the discovery of insulin by Canadians so important?
A
Insulin saves the lives of people with heart disorder.
B
Insulin eliminated polio in the world.
C
Insulin treats diabetes, which has saved millions of lives worldwide.
D
Insulin helps control abnormal heart rate.
Question 24
What did the Suffrage Movement achieve?
A
The Suffrage Movement abolished slavery in Canada.
B
Women achieved the right to vote.
C
The Suffrage Movement led to the introduction of employment insurance.
D
Quebec experienced an era of rapid change.
Question 25
Who out of the following is above the law in Canada?
A
No one
B
Politicians
C
Police
D
Judges
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