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.


Quiz 09

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