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
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
Alberta, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island
D
Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Ontario
Question 2
Who out of the following is above the law in Canada?
A
No one
B
Police
C
Politicians
D
Judges
Question 3
To which of the following communities do the majority of Canadians belong?
A
Muslim
B
Christian
C
Hindu
D
Jewish
Question 4
What does the National Register of Electors contain?
A
Database of Canadian tax payers
B
Database of all Canadian citizens
C
Database of Canadian citizens at least 18 years of age who are qualified to vote in federal elections and referendums
D
Database of landed immigrants
Question 5
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 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
The Crown is a symbol of government, including Parliament, legislatures, courts, police services, and the armed forces.
Question 6
What is the significance of the Quebec Act of 1774?
A
The Province of Quebec was divided into Upper Canada.
B
The birth of Canada.
C
Canada's tolerance towards all religions was affected.
D
Peace, Order and Good Government became Canada’s main principles.
Question 7
What is the primary role of the police in Canada?
A
To provide national security intelligence to the government
B
To resolve disputes and interpret law
C
To conduct or support land warfare, peacekeeping, or humanitarian missions
D
To keep people safe and to enforce the law
Question 8
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
It is the national summer sport.
D
Canada won a gold medal in 2008’s Olympics in this event.
Question 9
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 10
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 11
What did the Suffrage Movement achieve?
A
The Suffrage Movement led to the introduction of employment insurance.
B
The Suffrage Movement abolished slavery in Canada.
C
Quebec experienced an era of rapid change.
D
Women achieved the right to vote.
Question 12
What region of Canada is known as the "Land of the Midnight Sun?"
A
Northern Territories
B
Atlantic Provinces
C
Prairie Provinces
D
Western Provinces
Question 13
Under Canadian law, why is every person presumed to be innocent until proven guilty?
A
No person or group is above the law.
B
To guarantee the due legal process under the law
C
Freedom of thought, belief, opinion, and expression
D
Men and women are equal under the law.
Question 14
Which of the following were the first four provinces in the Canadian Confederation?
A
New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Province of Canada (Ontario & Quebec)
B
New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Alberta, Manitoba
C
New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Province of Canada (Ontario & Quebec)
D
Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Province of Canada (Ontario & Quebec)
Question 15
Who governs Canada on a daily basis at the federal level?
A
Prime Minister
B
Premier
C
The Queen
D
Governor General
Question 16
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 17
Which of the following answers is NOT true about the Canada/USA relationship?
A
Canada exports very few goods to the USA.
B
Canada and the USA share the longest undefended international border.
C
Canada and the USA are the largest trading partners in the world.
D
The Canada/USA relationship is the closest and the most extensive in the world.
Question 18
Which Canadian province is the largest producer of oil and natural gas?
A
Quebec
B
Nova Scotia
C
Alberta
D
Ontario
Question 19
Why is the discovery of insulin by Canadians so important?
A
Insulin treats diabetes, which has saved millions of lives worldwide.
B
Insulin saves the lives of people with heart disorder.
C
Insulin eliminated polio in the world.
D
Insulin helps control abnormal heart rate.
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 Isaac Brock
B
Sir John A. Macdonald
C
Sir Louis-Hippolyte La Fontaine
D
Sir Guy Carleton
Question 22
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
Somewhere in the USA
C
In Ottawa
D
In some part of Toronto where he was elected
Question 23
Which animal is the national symbol of Canada?
A
Deer
B
Beaver
C
Cougar
D
Bear
Question 24
Which of the following criterion gives a Canadian the right to vote?
A
Having a driver’s license
B
Being an immigrant
C
Being on an official voter's list
D
Owning a house
Question 25
Of the following, what is a non-Canadian not allowed to do?
A
Get health insurance
B
Get higher education
C
Own a house or a farm
D
Vote in the federal and provincial election
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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.