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