Canadian Citizenship Practice Test 09

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
Who invented the Cardiac pacemaker?
A
Alexander Graham Bell
B
Mathew Evans and Henry Woodward
C
Dr John A. Hopps
D
Gabriel Dumont
Question 2
Who do you call the Queen's representative in territories?
A
The Lieutenant-Governor
B
The Prime Minister
C
MP
D
The Commissioner
Question 3
When is Remembrance Day celebrated?
A
November 11th
B
July 1st
C
May 1st
D
December 26th
Question 4
What is significant about the number of people living in Ontario?
A
They make up half of all Canadians
B
They make up three-fourths of all Canadians
C
They make up one-third of all Canadians
D
They make up two-thirds of all Canadians
Question 5
What was the Women's Suffrage Movement?
A
An effort by women to fight in War
B
An effort by women to be in the Parliament
C
An effort by women to be allowed to work
D
An effort by women to achieve the right to vote
Question 6
What is the capital of Canada?
A
Hamilton
B
Toronto
C
Ottawa
D
London
Question 7
What are the Métis people a mixture of?
A
American and Indian ancestry
B
Aboriginal and European ancestry
C
European and American ancestry
D
Inuit and Indian ancestry
Question 8
Which was the first province in the Empire to move towards abolition of slavery?
A
South Canada
B
Lower Canada
C
Upper Canada
D
North America
Question 9
Which country was liberated by the Canadian Army in 1944 - 1945?
A
The Netherlands
B
Germany
C
Austria
D
Japan
Question 10
What makes a jury?
A
A group of people who know the law
B
A group of judges
C
A group of impartial citizens
D
A group of lawyers
Question 11
In 1996, at the Olympic Games, which Canadian became a world record sprinter and double Olympic gold medalist?
A
Donovan Bailey
B
La Fontaine
C
Wayne Gretzky
D
John Cabot
Question 12
When is Canada day? What is celebrated on this day?
A
May 21st, when we celebrate the Queen's birthday
B
July 1st, when we celebrate the anniversary of Confederation each year
C
June 24th, when we celebrate multiculturalism
D
July 4th, when we celebrate the anniversary of Confederation each year
Question 13
What does "mobility rights" mean?
A
Being able to live and work anywhere in Canada
B
Being able to have a job in any provinces
C
Being able to work at home
D
Being able to have freedom of speech
Question 14
What is the name of the Royal Anthem of Canada?
A
O Canada
B
I affirm
C
God Save the Queen (or King)
D
I swear
Question 15
What was significant about the Canadian navy at the end of the Second World War?
A
It was the third-largest navy in world.
B
It was the second-largest navy in world.
C
It was the fourth-largest navy in world.
D
It was the largest navy in world.
Question 16
Which province is connected to mainland Canada by one of the longest continuous multi-span bridges in the world?
A
Alberta
B
Prince Edward Island
C
Newfoundland and Labrador
D
Ontario
Question 17
Who can approach if you cannot pay for a lawyer?
A
Members of Parliament
B
The politicians
C
Legal Aid Services
D
The police
Question 18
Which one of these is the Canadian icon?
A
The Snowbirds
B
The Crown
C
The National Flag
D
The Arms
Question 19
Jurisdiction is shared by federal government and provinces over which of the following sectors?
A
Interprovincial trade and communications
B
Agriculture and Immigration
C
Natural resources
D
Defence and health
Question 20
Which are the two official languages of Canada?
A
Italian and French
B
English and Chinese
C
English and French
D
English and Italian
Question 21
How are Senators selected?
A
They are elected by the people.
B
They are selected by the Prime Minister.
C
They are appointed on the advice of the Prime Minister.
D
They are appointed on the advice of the Governor General.
Question 22
Which is the most famous invention of Research In Motion (RIM), a wireless communications company?
A
The first wireless voice message
B
The BlackBerry
C
The Canadarm
D
The iPhone
Question 23
Who suggested the name Dominion of Canada in 1864?
A
Sir John Alexander Macdonald
B
Sir Leonard Tilley
C
Lord Elgin
D
La Fontaine
Question 24
Which dollar bill contains Sir Wilfrid Laurier’s portrait?
A
$50 bill
B
$20 bill
C
$5 bill
D
$10 bill
Question 25
In what year were the Aboriginal Peoples granted the right to vote?
A
1790
B
1950
C
1960
D
1632
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