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.

True or false: Vikings were the first people to inhabit Canada.

2.

What are three responsibilities that fall under the Federal government’s mandate?

3.

What are the names of the main Aboriginal groups in Canada:

4.

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

5.

The mountain range located between Alberta and British Columbia is called:

6.

True or false: the last province to join confederation was Newfoundland in 1949. 

7.

The St. Lawrence River is the major river in:

8.

The capital city of Alberta is:

9.

How many MPs are there?

10.

Who is the Premier of Alberta now?

11.

What are the three branches of government?

12.

The Acadians were:

13.

The ruling party in Alberta is:

14.

What is the origin of the word ‘Canada’?

15.

What are the three levels of government in Canada?

16.

Which three oceans border Canada:

17.

Before the Constitution Act of 1982:

18.

What is a law called before it actually becomes a law?

19.

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

20.

When did Canada become a country?