Canadian Citizenship Practice Test 2020 Prepare to Pass Set 4

What is the highest military honour a Canadian can receive?   


Options are :

  • Badge of Courage.
  • Purple Cross.
  • Order of Merit.
  • Victoria Cross. (Correct)

Answer :Victoria Cross.

Who have major responsibilities on First Nations reserves? 


Options are :

  • Municipal governments.
  • Federal government.
  • Provincial and territorial governments.
  • Band chiefs and councillors. (Correct)

Answer :Band chiefs and councillors.

In the 1960s, Quebec experienced an era of rapid change. What is this called? 


Options are :

  • The Quiet Revolution. (Correct)
  • The Revolution.
  • La Francophonie.
  • The West Movement.

Answer :The Quiet Revolution.

Who was Sir Louis-Hippolyte La Fontaine? 


Options are :

  • A champion of democracy and Aboriginal rights.
  • The first French speaking Prime Minister.
  • The first Head of State.
  • A champion of democracy and French language rights and the first leader of a responsible government in the Canadas. (Correct)

Answer :A champion of democracy and French language rights and the first leader of a responsible government in the Canadas.

What percentage of Aboriginal people are First Nations?   


Options are :

  • 50%.
  • 65%. (Correct)
  • 6%.
  • 30%.

Answer :65%.

What does the word "Inuit" mean? 


Options are :

  • "Home" in English.
  • "The people" in the Inuktitut language. (Correct)
  • "The Arctic Land" in Inuktitut language.
  • "Eskimo" in Inuktitut language.

Answer :"The people" in the Inuktitut language.

Canadian Citizenship Practice Test 2020 Prepare to Pass Set 1

When is Remembrance Day celebrated? 


Options are :

  • November 11th. (Correct)
  • July 1st
  • October 1st.
  • December 25th

Answer :November 11th.

What is Canada's national winter sport? 


Options are :

  • Nordic skiing.
  • Hockey. (Correct)
  • Golf.
  • Lacrosse.

Answer :Hockey.

In Canada, are you allowed to question the police about their service or conduct? 


Options are :

  • No, police service and conduct is not open to discussion with Canadians.
  • Yes, you can question their conduct but not their service.
  • Yes, if you feel the need to. (Correct)
  • Yes, you can question their service but not their conduct.

Answer :Yes, if you feel the need to.

Canadian Citizenship Practice Test 2020 Prepare to Pass Set 2

Which of the following is NOT a feature of Canada's system of government? 


Options are :

  • A federal state.
  • Parliamentary democracy.
  • Constitutional Monarchy.
  • Dictatorship. (Correct)

Answer :Dictatorship.

Which provincial flag features the fleur-de-lys? 


Options are :

  • Manitoba
  • Ontario
  • New Brunswick
  • Quebec (Correct)

Answer :Quebec

Where does Canada rank in the world's largest countries?   


Options are :

  • First
  • Third
  • Second (Correct)
  • Fourth

Answer :Second

Name two responsibilities of the provincial and territorial government. 


Options are :

  • Criminal Law and Interprovincial Trade
  • Defense and Currency
  • Citizenship and Foreign Policy
  • Health and Education (Correct)

Answer :Health and Education

What is a Francophone? 


Options are :

  • The first phone in Canada, invented by Alexander Graham Bell
  • A smartphone designed by the Canadian company RIM
  • A person who speaks French as their first language (Correct)
  • A person who speaks English as their first language

Answer :A person who speaks French as their first language

Name two key documents that contain our rights and freedoms. 


Options are :

  • Laws passed by Parliament and English common law.
  • Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and Magna Carta (the Great Charter of Freedoms). (Correct)
  • The Canadian Constitution and English common law.
  • Civil code of France and the Canadian Constitution.

Answer :Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and Magna Carta (the Great Charter of Freedoms).

A Member of Parliament from Montreal announces that she will spend her  weekend in her electoral district.  This means she would be: 


Options are :

  • In the part of Montreal where she was elected. (Correct)
  • Going on a vacation.
  • In her office on Parliament Hill.
  • Visiting the province of Quebec.

Answer :In the part of Montreal where she was elected.

Why is trade with other countries important to Canada? 


Options are :

  • It enhances our economy and raises our standard of living. (Correct)
  • It brings in cheaper goods.
  • It enhances our standard of living.
  • It makes it easier for us to travel to foreign countries.

Answer :It enhances our economy and raises our standard of living.

What was the "Underground Railroad"? 


Options are :

  • An anti-slavery network that helped thousands of slaves escape the United States and settle in Canada (Correct)
  • A network fur traders used to transport beaver pelts to the United States
  • A railroad through the Rockies that was mainly through mountain tunnels
  • The first underground subway tunnel in Toronto

Answer :An anti-slavery network that helped thousands of slaves escape the United States and settle in Canada

What is the significance of the discovery of insulin by Sir Frederick Banting and Charles Best? 


Options are :

  • Discovering insulin opened the doors to more discoveries.
  • Insulin has saved 16 million lives worldwide. (Correct)
  • Insulin is a hormone that permits you to eat anything you wish.
  • Discovering insulin made Drs. Banting and Best famous.

Answer :Insulin has saved 16 million lives worldwide.

Who is the Head of Government? 


Options are :

  • The Prime Minister (Correct)
  • The Governor General
  • The President
  • The Queen

Answer :The Prime Minister

Who led an armed uprising and seized Fort Garry? 


Options are :

  • Louis Riel (Correct)
  • John A. Macdonald
  • Sam Steele
  • George-Étienne Cartier

Answer :Louis Riel

Which three countries are signatories to NAFTA? 


Options are :

  • Canada, Denmark and Andorra.
  • Canada, the United States and Japan.
  • Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States.
  • Canada, Mexico and the United States. (Correct)

Answer :Canada, Mexico and the United States.

What year did Newfoundland and Labrador join Canada? 


Options are :

  • 1955
  • 1867
  • 1949 (Correct)
  • 1880

Answer :1949

The Canadian Coat of Arms and motto is "A Mari Usque Ad Mare."  This means: 


Options are :

  • From the ocean to the sea.
  • From the sea to the ends of the earth.
  • From sea to sea. (Correct)
  • From the water to the earth.

Answer :From sea to sea.

Fatima is a new immigrant in Canada.  What law allows her to take a job at par with a man? 


Options are :

  • Equal rights.
  • Equal pay for equal work.
  • Equality of women and men (Correct)
  • Equality of all races.

Answer :Equality of women and men

Canada has three territories and how many provinces? 


Options are :

  • 5
  • 13
  • 3
  • 10 (Correct)

Answer :10

How is a Cabinet Minister chosen? 


Options are :

  • By the Prime Minister (Correct)
  • By the voters.
  • By the Queen.
  • By other Cabinet Ministers.

Answer :By the Prime Minister

What was the significance of June 6, 1944 invasion of Normandy? 


Options are :

  • It resulted in the forcible relocation of Canadians of Japanese origin.
  • It liberated North Africa from Nazi occupation.
  • Canadians made a significant contribution to the defeat of Nazism and Fascism in Europe during the Second World War. (Correct)
  • It led to the establishment of the Juno Awards.

Answer :Canadians made a significant contribution to the defeat of Nazism and Fascism in Europe during the Second World War.

Which port is the largest and busiest in Canada? 


Options are :

  • The Port of Halifax
  • The Port of Montreal
  • The Port of Victoria
  • The Port of Vancouver (Correct)

Answer :The Port of Vancouver

What is the difference between the role of the Sovereign and that of the Prime Minister? 


Options are :

  • The Sovereign links Canada to 52 other nations and the Prime Minister is the guardian of Constitutional freedoms.
  • The Sovereign is Head of State, the Prime Minister oversees provincial policies.
  • The Sovereign is the symbol of Canadian sovereignty and the Prime Minister is her aide.
  • The Sovereign is the guardian of Constitutional freedoms, the Prime Minister selects the Cabinet ministers and is responsible for operations and policy of government. (Correct)

Answer :The Sovereign is the guardian of Constitutional freedoms, the Prime Minister selects the Cabinet ministers and is responsible for operations and policy of government.

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