Rights and Responsibilities of Citizenship

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Question 1
What status do the rights of Aboriginal Peoples have in the Canadian constitution?
A
They are not mentioned
B
They cannot be overruled by it
C
They have equal status with the constitution
D
They are subordinate to it
Question 2
In 1982, the Canadian constitution was amended to include the…?
A
Canadian Charter of Citizens’ Responsibility
B
Canadian Charter of National Allegiance
C
Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
D
Canadian Charter of Crime and Punishment
Question 3
Forced marriage is permitted in Canada…?
A
If it took place abroad
B
For certain religions
C
In certain provinces
D
Under no circumstances
Question 4
What status do the French and English languages have in the Canadian constitution?
A
It isn’t mentioned
B
French is more important
C
They are equal
D
English is more important
Question 5
Which of these is not a source of Canadian law?
A
The French civil code
B
US federal law
C
Laws passed by Parliament and the provincial legislatures
D
English common law
Question 6
Jury service in Canada is…?
A
Compulsory
B
Optional
C
Non-existent
D
Carried out by professionals
Question 7
What does the Canadian constitution say about multiculturalism?
A
It should be discouraged
B
It should be ignored
C
It doesn’t exist
D
It should be celebrated
Question 8
Which of these is above Canadian law?
A
Politicians
B
Religious groups
C
None of them
D
Aboriginal peoples
Question 9
Canadians have a right to live and work…?
A
In the town of their birth
B
Anywhere in Canada
C
In the province of their birth
D
Within 250 miles of where they were born
Question 10
Which of these is not enshrined in Canadian law?
A
Freedom of association
B
Freedom of speech
C
Freedom to disobey the law
D
Freedom of peaceful assembly
Question 11
Who helps keep Canada’s north safe?
A
OPP
B
The Canadian Rangers
C
RCMP
D
The Canadian Forces
Question 12
It is regarded as the responsibility of a Canadian citizen to…?
A
Look out for number one
B
Mind your own business
C
Earn as much as possible
D
Help others
Question 13
What is the name of the military in Canada?
A
Canadian Federal Police
B
RCMP
C
The Canadian Forces
D
OPP
Question 14
Canada is personified by…?
A
The Prime Minister
B
The people
C
The Maple Leaf
D
The sovereign
Question 15
The protection of Canada’s environment is the responsibility of whom?
A
All citizens
B
The aboriginal peoples
C
The national government
D
Provincial governments
Question 16
To whom do you swear allegiance in the Canadian oath of citizenship?
A
Prime Minister of Canada
B
The Canadian people
C
The Canadian flag
D
The Sovereign (Queen or King)
Question 17
Military service in Canada is…?
A
Applauded
B
Compulsory
C
Non-existent
D
Looked down on
Question 18
Under Canadian law, men and women are equal…?
A
In all circumstances
B
Except in matters of employment
C
Except in matters of religion
D
Unless they are married
Question 19
To become a Canadian citizen you must have adequate knowledge of English or French if you are between the ages of…?
A
12 – 75
B
18 – 54
C
14 – 84
D
16 – 62
Question 20
Canada subscribes to the principle of habeas corpus. What does this mean?
A
Your rights are less important than the rights of the state
B
You can’t be unlawfully imprisoned by the state
C
The state has ultimate power over your body
D
The state has the right to imprison you at any time
Question 21
Voting in elections in Canada is…?
A
A responsibility
B
Pointless
C
Unimportant
D
Compulsory
Question 22
Which of these is part of the responsibility of a citizen?
A
To show respect for the Prime Minister
B
To work hard
C
To salute the Canadian flag
D
To attend national events
Question 23
Which of these religions has greater rights in Canada?
A
Judaism
B
They are all equal
C
Christianity
D
Islamism
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