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.


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