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Canada Eh? Part 1
"These questions are all about Canada. I have tried to make them a good cross section of info and fun. Enjoy."
15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit
What annual festival is Wynyard, Saskatchewan noted for?
Bed race with men dressed as women.
Tree sawing with one arm behind your back,
Log rolling holding glass of beer.
Annual chicken chariot race
The town of Drumheller, Alberta is famous for what?
What is the meaning of the word Manitoba?
Lake of the Prairies or Strait of the Spirit
Named for Henry Hudson's wife
Home of 110,000 lakes
Indian word for Spirit (Manitou)
It would seem Canada has had a number of capital cities during its early years. Can you name the first city that became the capital?
So, having established our illustrious capital of Canada, Ottawa, what was her name before it became Ottawa?
Where is the longest covered bridge in Canada?
Woodstock, New Brunswick
Quebec City, Quebec
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Hartland, New Brunswick
Nova Scotia is home to the famous schooner Bluenose, but does anyone know why it's called that?
All of these
Blue marks on fishermen's noses from blue mitts.
Exporting of Irish bluenose potatoes
Nickname given to British soldiers
British Columbia is renowned for its spectacular beauty and its many parks and nature reserves. Just how many national parks does British Columbia have?
Prince Edward Island, the smallest of Canada's provinces is known for its peaceful and undulating landscape. Its famous red soil produces a large potato crop. It was also home to a very important event which took place in 1864. What was this event?
Inaugural Grand Banks Fishing Meeting
Chosing a capital city
Baffin Island Purchase
Ontario joined the confederation of Canada in 1867. The capital city is Toronto, possibly taken from an Indian word meaning tkaronto meaning "place where trees stand in water" What was the capital city when Ontario was named Upper Canada?
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