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.


Quiz 01

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