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 landed immigrants
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 2
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, Province of Canada (Ontario & Quebec)
C
New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Alberta, Manitoba
D
New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Province of Canada (Ontario & Quebec)
Question 3
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 4
To which of the following communities do the majority of Canadians belong?
A
Jewish
B
Christian
C
Muslim
D
Hindu
Question 5
Who governs Canada on a daily basis at the federal level?
A
The Queen
B
Premier
C
Governor General
D
Prime Minister
Question 6
Which of the following criterion gives a Canadian the right to vote?
A
Having a driver’s license
B
Being on an official voter's list
C
Being an immigrant
D
Owning a house
Question 7
What is the primary role of the police in Canada?
A
To resolve disputes and interpret law
B
To keep people safe and to enforce the law
C
To provide national security intelligence to the government
D
To conduct or support land warfare, peacekeeping, or humanitarian missions
Question 8
Which animal is the national symbol of Canada?
A
Cougar
B
Bear
C
Beaver
D
Deer
Question 9
Which Canadian province is the largest producer of oil and natural gas?
A
Alberta
B
Nova Scotia
C
Ontario
D
Quebec
Question 10
What principles out of the following is Canada's constitution based on?
A
War, Order, and Good Government
B
Multiculturalism, Peace, and Order
C
Mobility Rights, Order, and Good Government
D
Peace, Order and Good government
Question 11
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 12
What did the Suffrage Movement achieve?
A
Quebec experienced an era of rapid change.
B
The Suffrage Movement abolished slavery in Canada.
C
Women achieved the right to vote.
D
The Suffrage Movement led to the introduction of employment insurance.
Question 13
What region of Canada is known as the "Land of the Midnight Sun?"
A
Northern Territories
B
Prairie Provinces
C
Western Provinces
D
Atlantic Provinces
Question 14
What is Canada's system of governance?
A
Police state, parliamentary democracy and constitutional monarchy
B
Federal state, Provincial state and constitutional monarchy
C
Federal state, parliamentary democracy and dictatorship
D
Federal state, parliamentary democracy and constitutional monarchy
Question 15
What are the three branches of the Canadian government?
A
Executive, Police and Judicial
B
Executive, Senate and Judicial
C
Executive, Legislative and Judicial
D
Executive, Legislative and Monarchy
Question 16
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
Get higher education
D
Own a house or a farm
Question 17
What is the highest honour a Canadian can receive?
A
The Peace Order
B
The Canadian Crown
C
The Victoria Cross
D
The Canadian Cross
Question 18
Who out of the following is above the law in Canada?
A
No one
B
Police
C
Politicians
D
Judges
Question 19
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 20
Which of the following are Atlantic Provinces?
A
Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island
B
Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Manitoba and Prince Edward Island
C
Alberta, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island
D
Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Ontario
Question 21
Why is the discovery of insulin by Canadians so important?
A
Insulin saves the lives of people with heart disorder.
B
Insulin helps control abnormal heart rate.
C
Insulin treats diabetes, which has saved millions of lives worldwide.
D
Insulin eliminated polio in the world.
Question 22
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
Peace, Order and Good Government became Canada’s main principles.
D
The birth of Canada.
Question 23
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 24
A Member of Parliament from Toronto decides to spend the weekend in his electoral district. This means he will be
A
In some part of Toronto where he was elected
B
Somewhere in the USA
C
Taking a tour in the province of Ontario
D
In Ottawa
Question 25
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
Freedom of thought, belief, opinion, and expression
D
Men and women are equal under the law.
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