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