Flashcards in Test 01 Green Deck (20)
1. Why the Northern Territories referred to as The land of the midnight sun?
a. Because daylight appears at midnight only and last for 18 hours
b. Because at the height of summer, daylight can last up to 24 hours
c. Because daylight appears at midnight and last for 16 hours
d. Because daylight appears at midnight all year round
2. In 2006, the House of Commons recognized the Quebecois as:
a. An independent province
b. French specking Canadians
c. A nation within a united Canada
d. British loyalist
3. How many major political parties in the House of Commons?
4. A Vancouver Member of Parliament is traveling in his Electoral District, where is he?
a. He is in Vancouver
b. He is in a part of Vancouver
c. He is in at home
d. He is in the House of Commons
5 In the Federal and Provincial Elections, Canadians vote by __________________
c. Raising hands
d. Secret Ballot
6. Whom do Canadians vote for in Federal Elections?
a. All candidates in their electoral district
b. Someone to become the premier of the province
c. Members of Parliament
d. The best speaker running the election campaign
7. Diversity Canada accommodate gay and lesbian enjoy equal proper treatment include access to civil marriage.
8. What are the three branches of government?
a. Executive, assembly and local government
b. Executive, Legislative and Judicial
c. City hall, chamber of assembly and court
d. Judicial, court and legislative
9. What is an important role for Queen Elizabeth II in Canada?
a. In charge of the Canadian parliament
b. Assign work to the Governor General and Prime Minister
c. Monitoring federal elections and expanding
d. Being the focus of citizenship and allegiance
10. What year did Democracy of Canada begin?
11. What do you call “Canadian forces reserves” in Canada’s north region?
a. Northwest police
b. Canadian Rangers
c. Royal Canadian Rangers
d. Federal representatives
12. What are the three main resources in the Northern Territories?
a. Iron, copper and gold
b. Gold, Lead and Zinc
c. Zinc, Copper and Lead
d. Lead, Iron and Zinc
13. A group of people are called _____________ have lived in Canada long before European explorers.
c. Black loyalist
14. Which two countries battled in the “Plains of Abraham” in 1759?
a. American and France
b. Canada and France
c, France and Great Britain
d. Canada and America
15. Sir Arthur Currie was a reserve officer, became Canada’s greatest soldier in:
a. First World War
b. The Second World War
c. The war of 1812
d. The battle in the plain of Abraham
16. About six hundred thousands of Canadians served the First World War, how many died?
a. More than sixty thousands
b. About forty four thousands
c. More than one hundred and ten thousands
d. About twenty thousands
17. Canada’s “National Motto” in Latin is:
a. O Canada
b. God save the Queen
c. A Mari Usque Ad Mare
d. Amazing Grace
18. Canada’s most popular and national winter sport is;
a. Canadian football
d. Ice Hockey
19. November twentieth every year is;
a. Sir Wilfrid Laurier day
b. Remembrance Day
d. Boxing Day