Canadian Citizenship Practice Test – Discover Canada
The Canadian citizenship test is usually a written test, but it could be an interview. You will be tested on two basic requirements for citizenship: 1) knowledge of Canada and of the rights and responsibilities of citizenship, and 2) adequate knowledge of English or French. All the citizenship test questions are based on the following subject areas:
- Economy and Modern Canada
- Government, Elections, and Voting
- History and Geography
- Justice System
- Rights and Responsibilities
Use the following practice tests to study for your Canadian Citizenship Test. All questions are based on the official Canadian Citizenship Test Study Guide – Discover Canada, the rights and responsibilities of citizenship. Depending on your study style, you can choose to study by individual topics, do a citizenship test simulation (20 randomly selected questions), and/or challenge yourself to the ultimate Canadian citizenship marathon test that includes all of the test questions we have.
This is our Canadian Citizenship Test simulator – same passing score and number of questions as the real test, different EVERY TIME you re-take this test. This test contains questions from all knowledge sections.
Canada has always been a trading nation and commerce remains the engine of economic growth. In this section, you will learn about Canada’s economy structure and its role in international trades.
Canada is a constitutional monarchy, a parliamentary democracy and a federal state. Learn everything about Canada’s government structure, political system, and elections.
To understand what it means to be Canadian, it is important to know about our three founding peoples— Aboriginal, French and British. Learn everything about the history that helped shape Canada.
The Canadian justice system guarantees everyone due process under the law. Learn everything about Canada’s legal system, rule of law, freedom under law, democratic principles and due process.
Canadian Citizenship Test: Additional Resources
Canadian Citizenship Test Study Guide: Discover Canada
To prepare for the citizenship test, you will need to read the official resource book: Discover Canada – Rights and Responsibilities of Citizenship.
The Oath of Citizenship
When you attend your Canadian citizenship ceremony, you will make the Oath of Canadian Citizenship. In doing so, you are making a public commitment to Canada and accepting the responsibilities and privileges of citizenship.
The Oath of Citizenship:
I swear (or affirm)
That I will be faithful
And bear true allegiance
To Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Second
Queen of Canada
Her Heirs and Successors
And that I will faithfully observe
The laws of Canada
And fulfil my duties as a Canadian citizen.
Le serment de citoyenneté:
Je jure (ou j’affirme solennellement)
Que je serai fidèle
Et porterai sincère allégeance
à Sa Majesté la Reine Elizabeth Deux
Reine du Canada
À ses héritiers et successeurs
Que j’observerai fidèlement les lois du Canada
Et que je remplirai loyalement mes obligations
de citoyen canadien.
You may obtain citizenship application information and take advantage of the many resources that are available.
By telephone, call 1-888-242-2100 (toll-free).
Online: Visit the Citizenship and Immigration website. Discover Canada can be downloaded from this website.