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