10th Grade Canadian History Practice Test! Trivia Quiz

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10th Grade Quizzes & Trivia

Are you looking for a 10th grade Canadian history practice test? Cana da is one of the most welcoming countries to immigrants and it has a very interesting history, did you know that some Toronto researchers are responsible for the discovery of Insulin? If you think that you now know the country in depth this quiz is for you, why don’t you give it a shot and see how well you do.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Easy opener .... What is the capital of Canada?
  • 2. 
    What is Canada's official winter sport?
  • 3. 
    What is Canada's official summer sport?
  • 4. 
    Who was Canada's first Prime Minister (last name only)?
  • 5. 
    Who is Canada's current Prime Minister (last name only)?
  • 6. 
    Who was Canada's first French Canadian Prime Minister (last name only)?
  • 7. 
    Who was Canada's first female Prime Minister (last name only)?
  • 8. 
    What year was Confederation?
  • 9. 
    Which of the following were original provinces of Canada?  
    • A. 

      Manitoba

    • B. 

      Ontario

    • C. 

      Quebec

    • D. 

      New Brunswick

    • E. 

      Nova Scotia

  • 10. 
    What was the last territory to enter Confederation?
  • 11. 
    In what year did World War I begin?
  • 12. 
    What was the most famous Canadian poem of World War I known as?
  • 13. 
    What was Canada's most famous military victory of World War I?
  • 14. 
    On what date did World War I end? (Use dd-mm-yyyy format - for example, September 24, 1965 would be written 24-09-1965)
  • 15. 
    Who invented the snowmobile (last name only)?
  • 16. 
    Which of the following cities was NOT an original member of the NHL in its first season?
    • A. 

      Toronto

    • B. 

      Montreal

    • C. 

      Hamilton

    • D. 

      Ottawa

    • E. 

      Vancouver

  • 17. 
    Which woman is considered our most famous 'suffragette', leading the fight to get women the vote in Canada (last name only)?
  • 18. 
    Which of the following were the Toronto researchers who discovered insulin in 1922?  
    • A. 

      Frederick Banting

    • B. 

      Alexander Bell

    • C. 

      Charles Best

    • D. 

      Stephen Leacock

    • E. 

      Jonas Salk

  • 19. 
    What event is considered to mark the start of the Great Depression?
  • 20. 
    Who led Nazi Germany during World War II (last name only)?
  • 21. 
    What French city was raided by Canadian troops in 1942, and is considered to be our greatest military disaster?
  • 22. 
    What was Canada's great fighter jet, scrapped in the 1950s because of its expense?
  • 23. 
    What new symbol of Canada was unveiled in 1965?
  • 24. 
    During the 1960s, the FLQ was a terrorist organization that operated in Canada.  They wanted the independence of what?
  • 25. 
    What does UN stand for?