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Canada Random
250

Canada is the ________ biggest country in the world.

A. #1 

B. #2 

C. #3

second

250

Which European country was the first to settle in Canada? 

French 

250

What are the two environmental issues Canada suffers from? 

1. Extraction of natural resources

2. Acid rain

250

What is the climate in Canada?

Extremely cold especially in the North 

250

What are Canada's two official languages?

1. French 

2. English 

350

What physical feature borders Canada to the EAST? 

Atlantic Ocean 

350

Which province in Canada wants to be independent? 

Quebec 

350

What is extraction of natural resources? 

Extraction of natural resources is extracting (removing) valuable materials from the Earth. 

350

Who is Canada's largest trading partner? Why? 

 The United States is Canada's largest trading partner because of their shared border and strong economic ties.

350

What continent is Canada located in? 

North America 

450

What physical feature borders Canada to the West? 


Pacific Ocean 

450

Provide TWO reasons why people in Quebec want to be independent. 

1. They speak a different language (French) 

2. They practice a different religion (Catholicism) 

450

Provide TWO causes of acid rain

1. Cars

2. Factories 

450

What river does Canada rely heavily for trade?

St. Lawrence River 

450

What mountains are located in the WEST of Canada? 


Rocky Mountains 

550

Which province in Canada is to the EAST?


Quebec 

550

Why does Canada refuse to grant Quebec its dependence?  

Canada's economy relies heavily on Quebec's economy. 
550

Where in Canada is there a concern for acid rain/extraction of natural resources? 

1. Acid Rain - Great Lakes

2. Extraction of Natural Resources- Canadian Shield 

550

Around which TWO physical features do most people in Canada live near?

St. Lawrence River 

Great Lakes 

550

Name of war that lasted from 1754-1763 fought between the French and British for control of North America:

Seven Years War

French and Indian War 

650

Which physical feature in Canada surrounds the Hudson Bay? 

Canadian Shield 

650

Why does Quebec have TWO distinct cultures? 

The French lost to the British during the French and Indian War (Seven Years War) as a result France gave their territory to the British. 

650
What are TWO effects of the environmental issues in Canada? 

1. Water contamination  

2. Loss of habitats 

3. Health issues

4. Loss of plants/animals 

650

How does the climate in Canada impact where people live? Why?

The harsh winters in Canada influence people to settle in the southeast where the climate is warmer. 

650

Why do people in Canada live near the US-Canada border? 

1. Climate- Warmer 

2.Availability of Jobs 

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