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