51. What does the Canadian flag look like?

  • Red and white with provincial emblems.
  • Red and white with a beaver.
  • White with a red border on each end and a red maple leaf in the centre. (correct answer)
  • Red with a white maple leaf.

52. What does the term “responsible government” mean?

  • Each person in each electoral district is responsible for voting.
  • The Governor General is responsible for the actions of the Prime Minister.
  • The ministers of the Crown must have the support of a majority of the elected representatives in order to govern. (correct answer)
  • All Canadians are responsible for each other.

53. What does the word “Inuit” mean?

  • “Eskimo” in Inuktitut language.
  • “Home” in English.
  • “The people” in the Inuktitut language. (correct answer)
  • “The Arctic Land” in Inuktitut language.

54. What happened at the Battle of the Plains of Abraham?

  • The Voyagers battled with the British for fur trading rights
  • Americans fought the United Empire Loyalists during the American Revolution
  • The British defeated the French marking the end of France’s empire in America (correct answer)
  • The French defeated the British in a battle for Quebec

55. What is a Francophone?

  • A person who speaks English as their first language
  • A smartphone designed by the Canadian company RIM
  • A person who speaks French as their first language (correct answer)
  • The first phone in Canada, invented by Alexander Graham Bell

56. What is a major river in Quebec?

  • Fraser River
  • St. Lawrence River (correct answer)
  • Niagara
  • Hudson’s Bay.

57. What is a majority government?

  • When the party in power holds about one third of the seats in the House of Commons
  • When the party in power holds about one quarter of the seats in the House of Commons.
  • When the part in power holds at least half of the seats in the Senate.
  • When the party in power holds at least half of the seats in the House of Commons. (correct answer)

58. What is a voter information card?

  • Tells you who the candidates are in your electoral district.
  • Tells you what province to vote in.
  • A form that tells you when and where to vote. (correct answer)
  • A form that lets you know your voting time.

59. What is Canada’s national winter sport?

  • Golf.
  • Nordic skiing.
  • Lacrosse.
  • Hockey. (correct answer)

60. What is Canada’s system of government called?

  • Dictatorship.
  • Parliamentary government. (correct answer)
  • Military Rule.
  • Communism.

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