61. What is meant by the equality of women and men?

  • Men and women are equal under the law. (correct answer)
  • Men and women must both do housework.
  • Women may now go to school and enter the professional workforce.
  • A woman may now become Prime Minister.

62. What is the “head tax”?

  • Race-based entry fee charged for Chinese entering Canada. (correct answer)
  • Fee charged for anyone entering Canada after 1900.
  • A tax imposed on beer beginning in 1867.
  • Fee charged for moving westward in the early 1900s.

63. What is the capital city of Canada?

  • Ottawa. (correct answer)
  • Toronto.
  • Montreal.
  • Hull.

64. What is the difference between the role of the Sovereign and that of the Prime Minister?

  • The Sovereign is Head of State, the Prime Minister oversees provincial policies.
  • The Sovereign is the guardian of Constitutional freedoms, the Prime Minister selects the Cabinet ministers and is responsible for operations and policy of government. (correct answer)
  • The Sovereign links Canada to 52 other nations and the Prime Minister is the guardian of Constitutional freedoms.
  • The Sovereign is the symbol of Canadian sovereignty and the Prime Minister is her aide.

65. What is the government of all of Canada called?

  • National assembly.
  • Legislature.
  • Federal. (correct answer)
  • Council.

66. What is the highest court in Canada?

  • The Queen’s Court
  • The Senate Court of Canada
  • The Supreme Court of Canada (correct answer)
  • The Crown Court of Canada

67. What is the highest military honour a Canadian can receive?

  • Purple Cross.
  • Badge of Courage.
  • Order of Merit.
  • Victoria Cross. (correct answer)

68. What is the largest religious affiliation in Canada?

  • Catholic. (correct answer)
  • Muslim.
  • Jewish.
  • Hindu.

69. What is the meaning of the Remembrance Day poppy?

  • To remember our Sovereign, Queen Elizabeth II.
  • To celebrate Confederation.
  • To honour Prime Ministers who have died.
  • To remember the sacrifice of Canadians who have served or died in wars up to the present day. (correct answer)

70. What is the name of the Governor General?

  • David Johnston.
  • Mary Simon. (correct answer)
  • Richard Wagner.
  • Julie Payette

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