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