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