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Canada has a fascinating history, intertwining native, English, French, and American stories together. Explore the past here and test your knowledge of Canadian history.   

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trivia quiz  Canada in World War II cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, guitargoddess, Apr 03 09

While First World War is generally regarded as a defining period of Canada's nationhood, the Second World War was nontheless a major event in Canadian history. Canada proved many times over its important contributions to the Allied war effort.
Tough
guitargoddess editor
Apr 03 09
2316 plays
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trivia quiz  Canada in the Interwar Period cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, guitargoddess, Apr 09 09

This quiz looks at people and events in Canadian history between the two World Wars. The Roaring Twenties and Dirty Thirties in Canada were similar to the same era in the US, but there were many uniquely Canadian experiences, too.
Average
guitargoddess editor
Apr 09 09
1491 plays
3.
match quiz  Canadian History Sampler cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, spanishliz, Jul 01 17

Match the snippets of Canadian history to the modern-day province in which each occurred. Territories have not been included.
Average
spanishliz editor
Jul 01 17
246 plays
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trivia quiz  Disasters in Canada cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, AnneBonney, Jan 04 09

This quiz is on various kinds of disasters that have occurred in Canadian history. See how much you know, good luck, and have fun!
Average
AnneBonney
Jan 04 09
2184 plays
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trivia quiz  Nineteenth Century Canada cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, rossian, Aug 31 17

Although the Confederation of Canada didn't come into existence until 1867, this quiz covers the whole of the nineteenth century in the area, with one question per decade. What happened in nineteenth century Canada apart from independence?
Average
rossian editor
Aug 31 17
372 plays
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trivia quiz  Tales of Gold 1 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Aug 29 17

From 1896-99 approximately 100,000 people left for northwestern Canada to find their fortune in the gold rush, although it is estimated that only 30,000-40,000 actually made it to the gold fields! Did people find wealth? Or ruin?
Average
ponycargirl editor
Aug 29 17
264 plays
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trivia quiz  Canada, My Home and Native Land [2] cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kaldav, Feb 09 08

Canada is usually perceived as a peaceful country, but that hasn't always been the case. Let's see how much you know about its less than peaceful past. The following descriptions are extremely brief synopses.
Average
kaldav
Feb 09 08
3405 plays
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trivia quiz  Canada, My Home and Native Land [1] cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kaldav, Nov 09 07

I'm going to give you some interesting tidbits and biographical data about an individual or individuals, that have played an important part in the discovery and exploration of Canada. If you feel there are any discrepancies, please contact me.
Average
kaldav
Nov 09 07
3750 plays
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match quiz  Timeline of Canadian Confederation cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, reedy, May 21 16

I've listed Canada's provinces and territories alphabetically, along with two other significant events of Confederation. Can you match the year that each province/territory joined, plus the two events?
Average
reedy gold member
May 21 16
288 plays
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trivia quiz  Names of the Provinces and Territories of Canada cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, Hermit007, Mar 20 09

Ever wonder how the Provinces and Territories of Canada got their names? Wonder no more!
Average
Hermit007 gold member
Mar 20 09
2529 plays
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trivia quiz  Royals in Canada cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, annaheldfan, Jul 13 12

Royals have been coming and going in Canada for over 200 years. How much do you know about their comings, their goings, and what was going on at the time?
Average
annaheldfan
Jul 13 12
405 plays
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trivia quiz  Fur Trade Words and Phrases 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, Cymruambyth, Dec 27 05

The fur traders were the first Europeans on the Western Canadian Prairies, and they had a language all their own. This quiz is about words and phrases that were in common use among fur traders.
Difficult
Cymruambyth gold member
Dec 27 05
1116 plays
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trivia quiz  Newfoundland to British Columbia 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, zaphae, Apr 06 07

Canadian history is as varied as the people of this large country. Have fun as you travel the land I love.
Average
zaphae
Apr 06 07
2223 plays
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trivia quiz  Strictly Canadian: Confederation 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, jojanne1974, Aug 07 08

The majority of the information for this Canadian confederation quiz comes from W.G. Hardy's book "From Sea Unto Sea The Road to Nationhood."
Tough
jojanne1974
Aug 07 08
1026 plays
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trivia quiz  Heroes of New France 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, dobrov, Nov 19 01

The French colony of New France existed for only a little longer than a hundred and fifty years. In that time the French were instrumental in opening up the North American continent.
Tough
dobrov
Nov 19 01
2514 plays
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trivia quiz  The On-To-Ottawa Trek 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Catamount, May 09 05

2005 marks the 70th anniversary of this trek of unemployed people during the Great Depression. In 2006, the last leader of the trek, Robert "Doc" Savage, has passed away. See how much you know about this important historical event.
Tough
Catamount
May 09 05
852 plays
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photo quiz  The Story of Canada 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, reedy, Feb 25 17

Here are some snapshots of Canada's history. We celebrate 150 years as a nation in 2017, but the story begins much earlier ...
Easy
reedy gold member
Feb 25 17
1185 plays
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trivia quiz  Canada, 1952 to 1958 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, stephedm, May 12 05

The quiz about events that affected Canada from 1952 to 1958.
Average
stephedm gold member
May 12 05
2286 plays
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trivia quiz  Take It From Me 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, yowzayowza, Dec 13 05

I am grateful to have lived in seven (and still counting) decades. These ten questions relate to both pure trivia and significant events from 1949 to 2005. Gentlemen, start your pacemakers.
Average
yowzayowza
Dec 13 05
2397 plays
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trivia quiz  Confederation 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, chonkbobwhoa, Apr 24 07

Find out how much you know about the forming of Canada.
Average
chonkbobwhoa
Apr 24 07
1971 plays
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trivia quiz  New France - The Early Years 25 questions
Difficult, 25 Qns, tripeuro, Aug 04 04

Although there are a few questions about the early English exploration, this quiz deals with New France up to about 1700. I owe a debt of gratitude to Thomas B Costain's "The White and the Gold".
Difficult
tripeuro
Aug 04 04
1890 plays
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trivia quiz  Canadian History 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, krysrom, Aug 29 00

This is an easy quiz on Canada! Americans Welcome!
Average
krysrom
Aug 29 00
9492 plays
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match quiz  Canada in 1979 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, apathy100, Aug 27 17

As 1979 was my year of birth, I wanted to research Canadian events that year. Match the event with the province it occurred in 1979.
Average
apathy100 gold member
Aug 27 17
174 plays
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trivia quiz  Fortress Canada 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, MargW, Jul 17 10

Many of Canada's towns and cities started out as forts. I'll give you some names and history and you will try to identify the town or associated fort.
Average
MargW gold member
Jul 17 10
591 plays
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trivia quiz  From Canada's Past 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, dancing_sun_star, Jul 21 02

Just how well do you know your Canadian history? Here's a little quiz to help you brush up on it! Good luck! Bonne chance!
Average
dancing_sun_star
Jul 21 02
4848 plays
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trivia quiz  Canada In the 1960s 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, apathy100, Feb 25 17

Canada celebrated its centennial anniversary during the 1960s. Many changes took place during this decade in Canadian history. How well do you know Canada?
Average
apathy100 gold member
Feb 25 17
1023 plays
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trivia quiz  Complete Canadian History 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, hobo4life, May 01 03

This quiz is all about Canada and major events in its history.
Tough
hobo4life
May 01 03
3732 plays
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trivia quiz  1867 and All That 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, catchick10, Sep 11 12

This is a quiz about the history of Canada from 1867 to 2000.
Average
catchick10
Sep 11 12
579 plays
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trivia quiz  Canadian Aboriginal War Veterans 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, apathy100, Feb 05 07

This quiz is dedicated to the Aboriginal war heroes of Canada.
Tough
apathy100 gold member
Feb 05 07
558 plays
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trivia quiz  Canadian History 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, scottycan, Jun 20 04

This is for all of the proud Canadians who want to know more about their country. Whether you are a citizen or not, this is bound to educate in some way. How well do you know your Canadian history?
Tough
scottycan
Jun 20 04
4353 plays
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