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 are the three branches of the Canadian government?
A
Executive, Legislative and Judicial
B
Executive, Senate and Judicial
C
Executive, Legislative and Monarchy
D
Executive, Police and Judicial
Question 2
Who governs Canada on a daily basis at the federal level?
A
Premier
B
Governor General
C
The Queen
D
Prime Minister
Question 3
Which animal is the national symbol of Canada?
A
Bear
B
Cougar
C
Deer
D
Beaver
Question 4
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 5
What is Canada's system of governance?
A
Federal state, parliamentary democracy and constitutional monarchy
B
Police state, parliamentary democracy and constitutional monarchy
C
Federal state, parliamentary democracy and dictatorship
D
Federal state, Provincial state and constitutional monarchy
Question 6
Under Canadian law, why is every person presumed to be innocent until proven guilty?
A
To guarantee the due legal process under the law
B
No person or group is above the law.
C
Men and women are equal under the law.
D
Freedom of thought, belief, opinion, and expression
Question 7
Which of the following were the first four provinces in the Canadian Confederation?
A
New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Province of Canada (Ontario & Quebec)
B
Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Province of Canada (Ontario & Quebec)
C
New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Alberta, Manitoba
D
New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Province of Canada (Ontario & Quebec)
Question 8
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 9
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 10
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 helps control abnormal heart rate.
D
Insulin saves the lives of people with heart disorder.
Question 11
Which of the following are Atlantic Provinces?
A
Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Manitoba and Prince Edward Island
B
Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island
C
Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Ontario
D
Alberta, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island
Question 12
Who out of the following is above the law in Canada?
A
Judges
B
Politicians
C
Police
D
No one
Question 13
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
Multiculturalism, Peace, and Order
D
Mobility Rights, Order, and Good Government
Question 14
What is the significance of hockey?
A
Canada won a gold medal in 2008’s Olympics in this event.
B
It is the national summer sport.
C
None of these
D
It is the most popular spectator sport in Canada and also its national winter sport.
Question 15
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 is a symbol of government, including Parliament, legislatures, courts, police services, and the armed forces.
C
The Crown contain symbols of England, France, Scotland, and Ireland, as well as red maple leaves.
D
The Crown reflects the Greco-Roman heritage of Western civilization in which democracy originated.
Question 16
What is the primary role of the police in Canada?
A
To provide national security intelligence to the government
B
To conduct or support land warfare, peacekeeping, or humanitarian missions
C
To keep people safe and to enforce the law
D
To resolve disputes and interpret law
Question 17
Which Canadian province is the largest producer of oil and natural gas?
A
Quebec
B
Ontario
C
Alberta
D
Nova Scotia
Question 18
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 19
To which of the following communities do the majority of Canadians belong?
A
Christian
B
Muslim
C
Jewish
D
Hindu
Question 20
What is the highest honour a Canadian can receive?
A
The Canadian Cross
B
The Canadian Crown
C
The Peace Order
D
The Victoria Cross
Question 21
Who was the first Prime Minister of Canada?
A
Sir Louis-Hippolyte La Fontaine
B
Sir Guy Carleton
C
Sir Isaac Brock
D
Sir John A. Macdonald
Question 22
What does the National Register of Electors contain?
A
Database of landed immigrants
B
Database of Canadian tax payers
C
Database of Canadian citizens at least 18 years of age who are qualified to vote in federal elections and referendums
D
Database of all Canadian citizens
Question 23
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
The Canada/USA relationship is the closest and the most extensive in the world.
D
Canada exports very few goods to the USA.
Question 24
What did the Suffrage Movement achieve?
A
Quebec experienced an era of rapid change.
B
The Suffrage Movement led to the introduction of employment insurance.
C
The Suffrage Movement abolished slavery in Canada.
D
Women achieved the right to vote.
Question 25
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
In some part of Toronto where he was elected
D
Somewhere in the USA
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