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