Canadian Democracy, Eighth Edition: Chapter 4

Instructions: For each question, click on the radio button beside your answer. When you have completed the entire quiz, click the “Submit my answers” button at the bottom of the page to receive your results.

Question 1:


a) Tolerance
b) Respect
c) The recognition of group rights
d) A belief in the dignity of different cultures
e) All of the above

Question 2:


a) the unification of the French and English, and the settlement of the West
b) the displacement and marginalization of Aboriginal Canadians, and the settlement and development of what would become Canada by European immigrants
c) the creation of the provinces, and the creation of Aboriginal self-government
d) the integration of Aboriginal peoples into the Canadian state, and the immigration of peoples from the Southern Hemisphere
e) the integration of European agricultural techniques in Canadian soil, and the development of legislation that was independent from that of Britain and France

Question 3:


a) The Royal Commission on Bilingualism
b) The 1971 Multiculturalism Act
c) Creation of the federal Ministry of State for Multiculturalism
d) Section 27 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
e) All of the above

Question 4:


a) ethnicity
b) education
c) status
d) age
e) gender

Question 5:


a) Hindu
b) Sikh
c) Christian
d) Muslim
e) Daoist

Question 6:


a) Asia
b) Africa
c) Latin America
d) the United States
e) Europe

Question 7:


a) 1965
b) 1968
c) 1972
d) 1978
e) 1981

Question 8:


a) Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
b) National Film Board
c) Telefilm Canada
d) Department of Canadian Heritage
e) All of the above

Question 9:


a) 13
b) 11
c) 9
d) 7
e) 5

Question 10:


a) 95 per cent
b) 85 per cent
c) 75 per cent
d) 65 per cent
e) 55 per cent

Question 11:


a) Robert Borden
b) Pierre Trudeau
c) John Diefenbaker
d) Lester B. Pearson
e) Brian Mulroney

Question 12:


a) Germany
b) Italy
c) Australia
d) The United States
e) Great Britain

Question 13:


a) The United States
b) The Netherlands
c) France
d) Canada
e) None of the above

Question 14:


a) Deep diversity multiculturalism
b) Official multiculturalism
c) De facto but contested multiculturalism
d) Universalism with skeptical acceptance of some aspects of multiculturalism
e) Interculturalism

Question 15:


a) Deep diversity multiculturalism
b) Official multiculturalism
c) De facto but contested multiculturalism
d) Universalism with skeptical acceptance of some aspects of multiculturalism
e) Interculturalism

Question 16:


a) death rate
b) birth rate
c) amount of immigration
d) age at which children start learning English in schools
e) teaching of the French language and distinctive culture of Quebec in schools

Question 17:


a) biculturalism
b) multiculturalism
c) assimilation
d) interculturalism
e) segregation

Question 18:


a) Bouchard-Taylor Commission
b) Tremblay Commission
c) Gendron Commission
d) Boulanger-Campeau Commission
e) Macdonald Commission

Question 19:


a) acceptance
b) segregation
c) tolerance
d) assimilation
e) multiculturalism

Question 20:


a) Latin America
b) Europe
c) India
d) Australia
e) China

Question 21:


a) 1970
b) 1967
c) 1982
d) 1976
e) 1988

Question 22:


a) 1885 to 1923
b) 1923 to 1947
c) 1947 to 1967
d) 1967 to 1974
e) 1974 to 1991

Question 23:


a) 10 per cent
b) 20 per cent
c) 40 per cent
d) 50 per cent
e) 60 per cent

Question 24:


a) 24. According to Jeffrey Reitz, ________ is a factor that slows or even blocks the entry of highly educated, skilled immigrants in to the professions they held in their countries of origin.
b) language proficiency
c) cultural norms
d) work experience
e) credentials
f) all of the above

Question 25:


a) 25
b) 33
c) 50
d) 67
e) 75

Question 26:


a) True
b) False

Question 27:


a) True
b) False

Question 28:


a) True
b) False

Question 29:


a) True
b) False

Question 30:


a) True
b) False

Question 31:


a) True
b) False

Question 32:


a) True
b) False

Question 33:


a) True
b) False

Question 34:


a) True
b) False

Question 35:


a) True
b) False

Question 36:


a) True
b) False

Question 37:


a) True
b) False

Question 38:


a) True
b) False

Question 39:


a) True
b) False

Question 40:


a) True
b) False