Canada’s Regions

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Canada’s Regions

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Question 1
What is the capital of Nova Scotia?
A
Halifax
B
Winnipeg
C
Whitehorse
D
Charlottetown
Question 2
The largest port in Canada is in which province?
A
Nova Scotia
B
British Columbia
C
Yukon Territory
D
Newfoundland and Labrador
Question 3
What is the capital of Northwest Territories?
A
Charlottetown
B
Winnipeg
C
Whitehorse
D
Yellowknife
Question 4
What percentage of Canada’s population lives around the Great Lakes and the Saint Lawrence River?
A
50% plus
B
25% plus
C
75% plus
D
10% plus
Question 5
Geographically, Canada is split into how many distinct regions?
A
3
B
6
C
4
D
5
Question 6
Which of these provinces is/was the oldest colony of the British Empire?
A
Nova Scotia
B
Prince Edward Island
C
New Brunswick
D
Newfoundland and Labrador
Question 7
In what year was Nunavut established?
A
2009
B
1979
C
1999
D
1989
Question 8
Mount Logan, the highest mountain in Canada, is in what province or territory?
A
Northwest Territories
B
British Columbia
C
Nunavut
D
Yukon
Question 9
What is the capital of Prince Edward Island?
A
Fredericton
B
Halifax
C
Yellowknife
D
Charlottetown
Question 10
What is the size of Canada’s population?
A
54 million
B
34 million
C
24 million
D
44 million
Question 11
What is the capital of Yukon Territory?
A
Yellowknife
B
St John’s
C
Fredericton
D
Whitehorse
Question 12
Which Canadian province produces more oil and gas than any other in Canada?
A
British Columbia
B
Alberta
C
Saskatchewan
D
Manitoba
Question 13
Which of the five Great Lakes is the only one that isn’t at least partly in Canada?
A
Lake Michigan
B
Lake Superior
C
Lake Huron
D
Lake Erie
Question 14
What percentage of the population of Northwest Territories is Aboriginal?
A
40% plus
B
25% plus
C
50% plus
D
75% plus
Question 15
Between them, Ontario and Québec produce what percentage of Canadian manufactured goods?
A
50%
B
25%
C
75%
D
15%
Question 16
What proportion of the population of New Brunswick has French as their first language?
A
One third
B
One half
C
One quarter
D
One tenth
Question 17
In the summertime in the northern territories, how long can daylight last?
A
20 hours
B
22 hours
C
24 hours
D
18 hours
Question 18
What is the capital of Ontario?
A
Toronto
B
Edmonton
C
Winnipeg
D
Victoria
Question 19
What is the capital of British Columbia?
A
Victoria
B
Halifax
C
Winnipeg
D
Yellowknife
Question 20
After Paris, the 2nd largest mainly French-speaking city in the world is…?
A
Québec City
B
Ottawa
C
Montréal
D
Toronto
Question 21
The population of Québec is nearly…?
A
9 million
B
8 million
C
7 million
D
6 million
Question 22
Which province has the largest Aboriginal population in Canada?
A
Alberta
B
Saskatchewan
C
Manitoba
D
British Columbia
Question 23
What is the capital of New Brunswick?
A
St John’s
B
Whitehorse
C
Charlottetown
D
Fredericton
Question 24
New Brunswick is situated in which mountain range?
A
The Laurentians
B
The Rockies
C
The Pacific Cordillera
D
The Appalachians
Question 25
What is the capital of Saskatchewan?
A
St John’s
B
Edmonton
C
Toronto
D
Regina
Question 26
The highest tides in the world rise in which Canadian province?
A
British Columbia
B
Nova Scotia
C
Newfoundland and Labrador
D
Prince Edward Island
Question 27
What is the capital of Nunavut?
A
Yellowknife
B
Toronto
C
Whitehorse
D
Iqualit
Question 28
How many provinces does Canada have?
A
5
B
12
C
7
D
10
Question 29
The population of Nunavut is how much Inuit?
A
95%
B
75%
C
85%
D
60%
Question 30
Which province, with 40% of the arable land in Canada, was once known as “the breadbasket of the world”?
A
Saskatchewan
B
Alberta
C
Manitoba
D
British Columbia
Question 31
Prince Edward Island is most famous, in terms of its agriculture, for the production of what?
A
Cabbages
B
Carrots
C
Potatoes
D
Onions
Question 32
What is the capital of Manitoba?
A
Regina
B
Winnipeg
C
Victoria
D
Edmonton
Question 33
What is the capital of Québec?
A
Edmonton
B
Victoria
C
Toronto
D
Québec city
Question 34
Ontario contains more than what proportion of Canadian citizens?
A
One quarter
B
One half
C
One third
D
Three quarters
Question 35
What is the capital of Alberta?
A
Winnipeg
B
Victoria
C
Fredericton
D
Edmonton
Question 36
In terms of land mass, where does Canada rank amongst the countries of the world?
A
Fourth
B
Second
C
Third
D
First
Question 37
Which provincial capital has Canada’s largest naval base?
A
Victoria
B
Charlottetown
C
Fredericton
D
Halifax
Question 38
Roughly how big is Canada?
A
15,000,000 km²
B
5,000,000 km²
C
10,000,000 km²
D
7,500,000 km²
Question 39
Name the capital of Newfoundland and Labrador.
A
Winnipeg
B
Regina
C
St John’s
D
Edmonton
Question 40
Which is the largest city in Canada?
A
Ontario
B
Toronto
C
Montréal
D
Ottawa
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