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
Which country was liberated by the Canadian Army in 1944 - 1945?
A
The Netherlands
B
Austria
C
Japan
D
Germany
Question 2
How are Senators selected?
A
They are appointed on the advice of the Prime Minister.
B
They are selected by the Prime Minister.
C
They are appointed on the advice of the Governor General.
D
They are elected by the people.
Question 3
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 second-largest navy in world.
C
It was the fourth-largest navy in world.
D
It was the third-largest navy in world.
Question 4
Which dollar bill contains Sir Wilfrid Laurier’s portrait?
A
$5 bill
B
$10 bill
C
$20 bill
D
$50 bill
Question 5
What does "mobility rights" mean?
A
Being able to work at home
B
Being able to have a job in any provinces
C
Being able to have freedom of speech
D
Being able to live and work anywhere in Canada
Question 6
Who do you call the Queen's representative in territories?
A
The Prime Minister
B
The Commissioner
C
MP
D
The Lieutenant-Governor
Question 7
What is the capital of Canada?
A
London
B
Hamilton
C
Ottawa
D
Toronto
Question 8
What was the Women's Suffrage Movement?
A
An effort by women to be allowed to work
B
An effort by women to be in the Parliament
C
An effort by women to achieve the right to vote
D
An effort by women to fight in War
Question 9
When is Remembrance Day celebrated?
A
December 26th
B
November 11th
C
July 1st
D
May 1st
Question 10
Jurisdiction is shared by federal government and provinces over which of the following sectors?
A
Natural resources
B
Agriculture and Immigration
C
Interprovincial trade and communications
D
Defence and health
Question 11
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 4th, when we celebrate the anniversary of Confederation each year
D
July 1st, when we celebrate the anniversary of Confederation each year
Question 12
Who invented the Cardiac pacemaker?
A
Alexander Graham Bell
B
Gabriel Dumont
C
Mathew Evans and Henry Woodward
D
Dr John A. Hopps
Question 13
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 14
Which are the two official languages of Canada?
A
English and Chinese
B
Italian and French
C
English and Italian
D
English and French
Question 15
Which one of these is the Canadian icon?
A
The National Flag
B
The Crown
C
The Arms
D
The Snowbirds
Question 16
Which is the most famous invention of Research In Motion (RIM), a wireless communications company?
A
The Canadarm
B
The BlackBerry
C
The iPhone
D
The first wireless voice message
Question 17
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 18
In what year were the Aboriginal Peoples granted the right to vote?
A
1632
B
1960
C
1790
D
1950
Question 19
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 20
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 21
What are the Métis people a mixture of?
A
European and American ancestry
B
Aboriginal and European ancestry
C
Inuit and Indian ancestry
D
American and Indian ancestry
Question 22
What makes a jury?
A
A group of judges
B
A group of people who know the law
C
A group of impartial citizens
D
A group of lawyers
Question 23
Who suggested the name Dominion of Canada in 1864?
A
Sir John Alexander Macdonald
B
Sir Leonard Tilley
C
La Fontaine
D
Lord Elgin
Question 24
What is the name of the Royal Anthem of Canada?
A
O Canada
B
I affirm
C
I swear
D
God Save the Queen (or King)
Question 25
In 1996, at the Olympic Games, which Canadian became a world record sprinter and double Olympic gold medalist?
A
John Cabot
B
Wayne Gretzky
C
Donovan Bailey
D
La Fontaine
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