Canadian Symbols

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Question 1
The last Canadian, up to the present day, to the awarded the Victoria Cross was in which year?
A
1953
B
1918
C
1945
D
1902
Question 2
Before the current Canadian flag, what was used for around a century before?
A
A plain red banner
B
A modified Stars & Stripes
C
The Canadian Red Ensign
D
The Union Jack
Question 3
How long has the crown been a symbol of state in Canada?
A
500 years
B
300 years
C
200 years
D
400 years
Question 4
The current Canadian flag has been in use since when?
A
1955
B
1975
C
1965
D
1945
Question 5
Canadian Thanksgiving Day is on the second Monday of which month?
A
October
B
April
C
July
D
September
Question 6
Which of these French symbols was adopted into Québec’s own flag in 1940?
A
Fleur-de-lys
B
French crown
C
The cross of Lorraine
D
A lion
Question 7
Canadian Labour Day is on the first Monday of which month?
A
October
B
January
C
September
D
August
Question 8
Red and white have been the national colours of Canada since…?
A
1901
B
1931
C
1911
D
1921
Question 9
Curling was introduced into Canada by immigrants from what country?
A
Iceland
B
Scotland
C
Sweden
D
Norway
Question 10
What’s Canada’s second most popular sport?
A
Hockey
B
Skiing
C
Canadian football
D
Curling
Question 11
The highest prize in women’s hockey in Canada is what?
A
The Ottawa Cup
B
The Clarkson Cup
C
The Hammond Cup
D
The May Cup
Question 12
Which sport has more registered players in Canada than any other?
A
Tennis
B
Athletics
C
Soccer
D
Hockey
Question 13
What is the official summer sport of Canada?
A
Cricket
B
Tennis
C
Lacrosse
D
Swimming
Question 14
The highest award for bravery available to Canadian service people is…?
A
The George Cross
B
The Victoria Cross
C
The Charles Cross
D
The Edward Cross
Question 15
The Canadian national motto, A mari usque ad mare, means what?
A
The Maple Leaf forever
B
Mary protects us
C
Always on horseback
D
From sea to sea
Question 16
The National Hockey League championship is played for what?
A
The Laurel Cup
B
The Albert Cup
C
The Frederick Cup
D
The Stanley Cup
Question 17
Canada has been a constitutional monarchy in its own right since when?
A
1815
B
1867
C
1701
D
1918
Question 18
The beaver was first used as a symbol in Canada by…?
A
The St.Jean Baptiste Society
B
The province of Saskatchewan
C
The Hudson’s Bay Company
D
The city of Montréal
Question 19
The Canadian coat of arms does not contain a symbol from which country?
A
Scotland
B
Wales
C
France
D
Ireland
Question 20
The Canadian national anthem is called what?
A
Canada Fair
B
God Save the Queen
C
God Bless Canada
D
O Canada
Question 21
The Books of Remembrance in the Peace Tower hold the names of…?
A
All of these
B
All airmen who have died on service
C
All sailors who have died on service
D
All soldiers who have died on service
Question 22
In 1967 Canada began its own honours system with what?
A
The Canadian Medal
B
The Canadian Knighthood
C
The Cross of Canada
D
The Order of Canada
Question 23
What is the most popular spectator sport in Canada?
A
Soccer
B
Hockey
C
Canadian football
D
Curling
Question 24
The red-white-red pattern of the Canadian flag comes from the flag of where?
A
England
B
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police
C
The Royal Military College, Kingston
D
The British Royal Navy
Question 25
Which Canadian symbol can be found on the five cent coin?
A
The grizzly bear
B
The beaver
C
The snow goose
D
The moose
Question 26
Who was the first constitutional monarch of Canada?
A
King Edward VII
B
King George III
C
Queen Elizabeth II
D
Queen Victoria
Question 27
The Maple Leaf has appeared on Canadian military uniforms since when?
A
The 1880s
B
The 1850s
C
The 1920s
D
The 1820s
Question 28
On what day of the year do Canadians celebrate Sir John A. McDonald Day?
A
November 11
B
January 1
C
January 11
D
July 1
Question 29
The Peace Tower in the Parliament Buildings was built to commemorate…?
A
World War II
B
The Boer War
C
The Korean War
D
World War I
Question 30
In what century did French Canadians adapt maple leaves as their symbol?
A
1500s
B
1700s
C
1800s
D
1900s
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