Citizenship Quiz – Test

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Please click the next button to start the quiz. You will have 30 minutes to answer 20 questions.

1.

Who is the Lieutenant Governor of Alberta?

2.

The first Prime Minister of Canada was:

3.

There are __ provinces and __ territories in Canada.

4.

True or false: Canada’s Head of Government is the Governor General.

5.

How many soldiers have given their lives for Canada in all wars up to present day?

6.

The only Canadian territory which shares a border with another country is:

7.

True or false: Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick and Alberta were the first four provinces to join Confederation. 

8.

 Nunavut became a territory on:

9.

The largest province is:

10.

The population of Canada is estimated to be around:

11.

The Queen’s representative in Canada is:

12.

Most Canadians work in the _______ industry.

13.

What Act made Confederation official? When did it take place?

14.

True or false: the only officially bilingual province is Quebec. 

15.

True or false: Alberta is the biggest producer of hydroelectricity, pulp and paper.

16.

What is the importance of the St. Lawrence River for the Atlantic Region?

17.

The Central Canada province(s) and their capital cities are:

18.

Which trade was most important to Canada’s economy for over 300 years?

19.

The Prairie Provinces and their capital cities are:

20.

What does Confederation mean? What year did confederation take place in Canada?