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
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 2
Which Canadian province is the largest producer of oil and natural gas?
A
Alberta
B
Quebec
C
Nova Scotia
D
Ontario
Question 3
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 4
Who governs Canada on a daily basis at the federal level?
A
Governor General
B
Premier
C
Prime Minister
D
The Queen
Question 5
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
Peace, Order and Good government
D
War, Order, and Good Government
Question 6
Which of the following criterion gives a Canadian the right to vote?
A
Owning a house
B
Having a driver’s license
C
Being an immigrant
D
Being on an official voter's list
Question 7
What is the highest honour a Canadian can receive?
A
The Peace Order
B
The Canadian Crown
C
The Canadian Cross
D
The Victoria Cross
Question 8
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
The Crown reflects the Greco-Roman heritage of Western civilization in which democracy originated.
C
A national motto, A Mari Usque Ad Mare, which, in Latin, means ‘from sea to sea.’
D
The Crown is a symbol of government, including Parliament, legislatures, courts, police services, and the armed forces.
Question 9
To which of the following communities do the majority of Canadians belong?
A
Hindu
B
Jewish
C
Christian
D
Muslim
Question 10
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 11
Under Canadian law, why is every person presumed to be innocent until proven guilty?
A
Freedom of thought, belief, opinion, and expression
B
No person or group is above the law.
C
To guarantee the due legal process under the law
D
Men and women are equal under the law.
Question 12
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 13
What is the significance of the Quebec Act of 1774?
A
The birth of Canada.
B
Peace, Order and Good Government became Canada’s main principles.
C
Canada's tolerance towards all religions was affected.
D
The Province of Quebec was divided into Upper Canada.
Question 14
Who out of the following is above the law in Canada?
A
No one
B
Judges
C
Police
D
Politicians
Question 15
A Member of Parliament from Toronto decides to spend the weekend in his electoral district. This means he will be
A
In Ottawa
B
Taking a tour in the province of Ontario
C
Somewhere in the USA
D
In some part of Toronto where he was elected
Question 16
Why is the discovery of insulin by Canadians so important?
A
Insulin eliminated polio in the world.
B
Insulin treats diabetes, which has saved millions of lives worldwide.
C
Insulin saves the lives of people with heart disorder.
D
Insulin helps control abnormal heart rate.
Question 17
What is Canada's system of governance?
A
Federal state, Provincial state and constitutional monarchy
B
Federal state, parliamentary democracy and constitutional monarchy
C
Federal state, parliamentary democracy and dictatorship
D
Police state, parliamentary democracy and constitutional monarchy
Question 18
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 19
What is the primary role of the police in Canada?
A
To conduct or support land warfare, peacekeeping, or humanitarian missions
B
To keep people safe and to enforce the law
C
To provide national security intelligence to the government
D
To resolve disputes and interpret law
Question 20
Which animal is the national symbol of Canada?
A
Cougar
B
Beaver
C
Bear
D
Deer
Question 21
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, Nova Scotia, Alberta, Manitoba
C
New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Province of Canada (Ontario & Quebec)
D
New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Province of Canada (Ontario & Quebec)
Question 22
Which of the following are Atlantic Provinces?
A
Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Ontario
B
Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island
C
Alberta, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island
D
Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Manitoba and Prince Edward Island
Question 23
Who was the first Prime Minister of Canada?
A
Sir Isaac Brock
B
Sir Guy Carleton
C
Sir John A. Macdonald
D
Sir Louis-Hippolyte La Fontaine
Question 24
What did the Suffrage Movement achieve?
A
The Suffrage Movement led to the introduction of employment insurance.
B
Women achieved the right to vote.
C
The Suffrage Movement abolished slavery in Canada.
D
Quebec experienced an era of rapid change.
Question 25
What is the significance of hockey?
A
None of these
B
Canada won a gold medal in 2008’s Olympics in this event.
C
It is the national summer sport.
D
It is the most popular spectator sport in Canada and also its national winter sport.
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