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.

What are the three branches of government?

2.

What is the process a bill undergoes to become a law?

3.

One-third of all Canadians live in this province:

4.

In 1905, which province(s) and/or territories joined Confederation:

5.

The Federal Government’s representative in the territories is:

6.

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

7.

British people from the United States who came after the American Revolution were called:

8.

True or false: Canada’s largest trading partner is China.

9.

The five regions of Canada are Atlantic Region, _________, _________, West Coast and _________.

10.

The West Coast province(s) and its capital city is/are:

11.

The territories and their capital cities are

12.

What did the Canadian government do to facilitate the movement of people across the country from east to west?

13.

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

14.

The __________ region is known for its fertile agricultural land and valuable energy sources.

15.

The Prime Minister of Canada is:

16.

The largest city in Alberta is:

17.

Canada’s system of government is called:

18.

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

19.

Why is British Columbia considered Canada’s Pacific gateway?

20.

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