Immigration And Refugee Protection Regulations! Trivia Questions Quiz

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Immigration And Refugee Protection Regulations! Trivia Questions Quiz

Welcome to the trivia quiz that is designed to help you understand the immigration and refugee protection regulations set up in the U. S. A or other human rights body. In the world today, a lot of people are escaping death in their home countries and migrate to the new world in the hopes of staying alive. Take this test and see if you safeguard their rights as a citizen.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Foreign nationals are entitled to stay in Canada as permanent residents if they have a Canadian-born child.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Once a foreign national obtains permanent residence, he or she has unqualified constitutional right to enter, remain in and leave Canada.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Once a permanent resident obtains Canadian citizenship, nothing can be done to take his or her Canadian citzenship away from him or her.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The operational manuals (or guidelines) prepared by CIC/CBSA have the force of law, equal to the IRPA and the Regulations.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    With respect to the objectives of immigration in IRPA, which one of the following is not an objective:
    • A. 

      To permit Canada to pursue the maximum social, cultural and economic benefits of immigration;

    • B. 

      To support and assist the development of ethnic communities in Canada;

    • C. 

      To see that families are reunited in Canada;

    • D. 

      To protect the health and safety of Canadians and to maintain the security of Canadian society; or

    • E. 

      All of the above are objectives.

  • 6. 
    Nationals from which one of the following countries require a temporary resident visa to enter Canada (i.e. there is no visa exemption):
    • A. 

      Mexico;

    • B. 

      St. Vincent;

    • C. 

      Botswana;

    • D. 

      Hungary;

    • E. 

      Nationals from all the above countries require visas.

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is not true
    • A. 

      You do not need a study permit if you plan to take a course or program in Canada that lasts six months or less.

    • B. 

      If a foreign national who is on study permit has been out of status (the student permit has expired) for 60 day may not apply to reinstate or restore his status

    • C. 

      If you have a valid study permit, you may be able to work on the campus of the institution you attend without a work permit

    • D. 

      If you are arriving from overseas, Canada Border Services Agency officers make the final decision on whether you will receive a study permit

    • E. 

      All the above are true

  • 8. 
    Some foreign nationals may work in Canada without obtaining a work permit. Which group of foreign nationals do not need a work permit:
    • A. 

      If they are a fulltime student, on the campus of the university or college at which they are a fulltime student, for the period for which they hold a study permit to study at that university or college;

    • B. 

      As an employee of a foreign news company for the purpose of reporting on events in Canada;

    • C. 

      As a guest speaker for the sole purpose of making a speech or delivering a paper at a dinner, graduation, convention or similar function, or as a commercial speaker or seminar leader delivering a seminar that lasts no longer than five days; or

    • D. 

      As a provider of emergency services, including medical services, for the protection or preservation of life or property; or

    • E. 

      All of the above, that is, none of the groups listed above require a work permit.

  • 9. 
    For the purposes of s. 12(1) of IRPA, which of the following is not a prescribed member of the family class:
    • A. 

      The sponsor's grandmother;

    • B. 

      The sponsor's conjugal partner;

    • C. 

      The sponsor's child;

    • D. 

      The sponsor's uncle; or

    • E. 

      All of the above are members of the family class.

  • 10. 
    In order to sponsor a family member to Canada, sponsors must meet certain criteria. Which of the following is not a requirement for sponsorship:
    • A. 

      The sponsor is at least 18 years of age;

    • B. 

      The sponsor is prepared to fulfill the obligations of a sponsorship undertaking;

    • C. 

      The sponsor must have adequate knowledge of one of the official languages of Canada;

    • D. 

      The sponsor is not detained in any penitentiary, jail reformatory or prison; or

    • E. 

      Sponsors must meet all the above requirements.

  • 11. 
    Sponsors do not have to meet the minimum necessary income requirement in order to sponsor certain family class members. This group of family class members does not include which of the following (i.e. the sponsor still has to meet the minimum necessary income requirement if sponsoring one of the following):
    • A. 

      The sponsor's spouse;

    • B. 

      The sponsor's same-sex and common law partner;

    • C. 

      The sponsor's common-law partner;

    • D. 

      The sponsor's dependent child; or

    • E. 

      The sponsor's grandmother.

  • 12. 
    The sponsorship undertaking for spouses, common-law partners or conjugal partners is 2 year period.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Issuance of the study permit should not be held pending proof of private health insurance.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    A full-time student on a study permit can apply for a work permit to work off campus.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Select the list that accurately reflects a correct hierarchy (force) of the law (i.e. the first item on the list takes precedence over the rest; if there is conflict in interpretation or application between an item and the one it comes after it, the latter becomes invalid)
    • A. 

      The Citizenship Act, the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedom (the Charter), Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (IRPA), Immigration Refugee Protection Regulations (IRPR) and CIC or CBSA policy manuals

    • B. 

      IRPA, IRPR, the Citizenship Act, CIC or CBSA policy manuals

    • C. 

      The Canadian Constitution which includes the Charter of Rights and Freedom, IRPA, IRPR, CIC or CBSA policy manuals

    • D. 

      IRPA, IRPR, the Charter, CIC or CBSA policy manuals,

  • 16. 
    Temporary Resident Permit (as opposed to Temporary Resident Visa) often used for members of the family class who are inadmissible on the basis of health grounds
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Which one of the following statement is NOT true?
    • A. 

      The Best Interest of a Child is NOT a determinative factor in an application on H&C grounds.

    • B. 

      The reference to the best interests of a child in section 25 of IRPA does not make a distinction between Canadian and non- Canadian born children. In other words, if an H&C applicant has two children, one a Canadian citizen and the other a foreign national, the best interests of both children will be considered under s 25.

    • C. 

      There is a twostep assessment of an application made under section 25 of the IRPA (H&C) application

    • D. 

      An H&C applicant is entitled to an oral hearing

  • 18. 
    Applicants for Canadian citizenship aged 55 or older do not have to meet the language and knowledge requirements, and do not have to write the citizenship test.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    The following foreign national is exempt from the normal requirement that his or her medical condition must not pose “excessive demands on health and social services” under Regulation 38 (2) if the person is immigrating under the family class:
    • A. 

      Mother or Father

    • B. 

      Spouse

    • C. 

      Brother or Sister

    • D. 

      Grand parents

  • 20. 
    Step-parents are member of the family class and can be sponsored if their step-child meets the criteria set out in Regulation 133 including minimum necessary income requirement set out in paragraph 133 (1) (j) of the IRPR.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False