Flashcards in Test 05 NEW Deck (20)
1. What is the capital city of Canada?
2. Which of the following does NOT describe the relationship of Canada and USA?
a. United States of America is Canada's second most trading partner
b. Canada is the largest trading partner of USA
c. Canada and United States of America are brotherhood
d. Canada shares a longest undefended border with United States of America
3. Who were the Founding peoples of Canada?
a. Chinese, Aboriginals and French
b. Aboriginal, French and British
c. American, French and British
d. American, Aboriginal and British
4. How long the aboriginals have lived in Canada?
a. More than three hundred years
b. More than one hundred years
c. Two thousand years ago
d. Many thousands of years ago
5. What government building in York city (Toronto today) was burned down by Americans?
a. Government House and Financial Centre in Toronto
b. Government House and Parliament building
c. Government House and Peace tower in Ottawa
d. Government House and CN tower
6. What is the significance of "D-Day" invasion?
a. Canada won he first battle in the First World War
b. Canadians joined the democratic allies support Nazi to attack Europe
c. Canada lost in this war and injured 20,000 soldiers
d. Canada with allies attack Normandy to liberate Europe from Nazi occupation
7. What is the first sentence of the poem often recited on Remembrance Day?
a. God keep our land glorious and free
b. Send her victorious
c. In Flanders fields the poppies blow between the crosses
d. O Canada our home and native land
8. What was the emblem of Canadian flag before 1965
a. The Maple leaf
b. The Beaver
c. The French Crown
d. The Union Jack
9. What is the significance of the Discovery of "Insulin" by two Canadians?
a. It saved lives of children with sickness
b. It was an important medicine to save soldiers' life during World War II
c. A hormone to treat diabetes that has saved millions of lives worldwide
d. It helped the treatment of heart diseases
10. Why Terry Fox is a hero of Canada and around the world?
a. Because he fought bravery in the First World War
b. Inspired people to raise money for cancer research
c. Because he given his life in the Pacific war
d. He raises money to save millions of people from starving
11. A fifteen years old boy took his citizenship oath last week, can he vote in the Federal Election?
a. Yes, he is a Canadian citizen
b. No, because he is not on the voter’s list
c. No, because he is under age 18
d. Yes, he can vote for his parents
12. What are the Prairie Provinces?
a. Alberta, Manitoba and British Columbia
b. Saskatchewan, Alberta and Manitoba
c. Saskatchewan and Manitoba
d. Saskatchewan and Alberta
13. Which political party is in power?
a. The Liberal Party
b. The Parliamentary Party
c. The New Democratic Party
d. The Conservative Party
14. You can call Governor General of Canada to confirm when and where to vote.
15. Member of Parliament represents ________________:
a. Everyone who is living in the same district
b. Only Canadian citizens in his/her constituency
c. Only Canadians who cast a vote to her/him
d. Canadians and British citizens
16. Who is eligible to vote in Federal and Provincial Elections?
a. A Canadian citizen at least 18 years old on voting day and on the voters' list.
b. Any landed immigrant, 18 years old and a member of the Canadian Forces
c. Any Canadian or British citizen, over 18 years old
d. A Canadian citizen, at least 21 years old and must work for the government
17. The "Responsible Government" practically means:
a. The government is responsible for everything in the country
b. The government is formed by more than two parties in power
c. The government is responsible for making laws
d. It must resign if the government is defeated in the assembly
18. Why Canada is a "Federal State"?
a. Because it was created by father of confederation of dominion of Canada
b. Because it has sole power to control other levels of government
c. Because the government and the provinces share powers
d. Because it is the sovereignty of British Empire
19. What does "Father of Confederation" means:
a. The representatives who worked together to establish a new country
b. A group of people who had fight for Canada for independency
c. Those people they're holy persons
d. The leaders from each province to establish dominion Canada