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