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