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
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 2
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 exports very few goods to the USA.
C
Canada and the USA share the longest undefended international border.
D
Canada and the USA are the largest trading partners in the world.
Question 3
What are the three branches of the Canadian government?
A
Executive, Legislative and Monarchy
B
Executive, Police and Judicial
C
Executive, Legislative and Judicial
D
Executive, Senate and Judicial
Question 4
Which of the following criterion gives a Canadian the right to vote?
A
Being an immigrant
B
Having a driver’s license
C
Owning a house
D
Being on an official voter's list
Question 5
What is Canada's system of governance?
A
Federal state, parliamentary democracy and constitutional monarchy
B
Federal state, parliamentary democracy and dictatorship
C
Police state, parliamentary democracy and constitutional monarchy
D
Federal state, Provincial state and constitutional monarchy
Question 6
What is the significance of the Quebec Act of 1774?
A
The birth of Canada.
B
The Province of Quebec was divided into Upper Canada.
C
Peace, Order and Good Government became Canada’s main principles.
D
Canada's tolerance towards all religions was affected.
Question 7
What is the significance of hockey?
A
None of these
B
It is the national summer sport.
C
Canada won a gold medal in 2008’s Olympics in this event.
D
It is the most popular spectator sport in Canada and also its national winter sport.
Question 8
Who was the first Prime Minister of Canada?
A
Sir Guy Carleton
B
Sir Louis-Hippolyte La Fontaine
C
Sir Isaac Brock
D
Sir John A. Macdonald
Question 9
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 reflects the Greco-Roman heritage of Western civilization in which democracy originated.
C
The Crown is a symbol of government, including Parliament, legislatures, courts, police services, and the armed forces.
D
The Crown contain symbols of England, France, Scotland, and Ireland, as well as red maple leaves.
Question 10
What does the National Register of Electors contain?
A
Database of landed immigrants
B
Database of Canadian tax payers
C
Database of all Canadian citizens
D
Database of Canadian citizens at least 18 years of age who are qualified to vote in federal elections and referendums
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
In some part of Toronto where he was elected
C
Somewhere in the USA
D
Taking a tour in the province of Ontario
Question 12
What region of Canada is known as the "Land of the Midnight Sun?"
A
Prairie Provinces
B
Atlantic Provinces
C
Western Provinces
D
Northern Territories
Question 13
Of the following, what is a non-Canadian not allowed to do?
A
Get health insurance
B
Get higher education
C
Vote in the federal and provincial election
D
Own a house or a farm
Question 14
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
No person or group is above the law.
D
Freedom of thought, belief, opinion, and expression
Question 15
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 16
Which Canadian province is the largest producer of oil and natural gas?
A
Ontario
B
Alberta
C
Nova Scotia
D
Quebec
Question 17
Who governs Canada on a daily basis at the federal level?
A
Premier
B
Governor General
C
The Queen
D
Prime Minister
Question 18
What is the primary role of the police in Canada?
A
To provide national security intelligence to the government
B
To keep people safe and to enforce the law
C
To conduct or support land warfare, peacekeeping, or humanitarian missions
D
To resolve disputes and interpret law
Question 19
What is the highest honour a Canadian can receive?
A
The Peace Order
B
The Victoria Cross
C
The Canadian Cross
D
The Canadian Crown
Question 20
Which animal is the national symbol of Canada?
A
Beaver
B
Deer
C
Bear
D
Cougar
Question 21
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 22
To which of the following communities do the majority of Canadians belong?
A
Hindu
B
Jewish
C
Muslim
D
Christian
Question 23
Which of the following were the first four provinces in the Canadian Confederation?
A
New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Alberta, Manitoba
B
New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Province of Canada (Ontario & Quebec)
C
Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Province of Canada (Ontario & Quebec)
D
New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Province of Canada (Ontario & Quebec)
Question 24
What principles out of the following is Canada's constitution based on?
A
Mobility Rights, Order, and Good Government
B
War, Order, and Good Government
C
Peace, Order and Good government
D
Multiculturalism, Peace, and Order
Question 25
Who out of the following is above the law in Canada?
A
Police
B
Politicians
C
No one
D
Judges
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