Canadian Citizenship Practice Test 09

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