vast size, cold climate
What two things affected Canada's development?
ancestors of the Inuit
Who are Eskimos?
coastal fisheries, inland fur trade, crop growing
What did successful settlement depend on in Canada?
What governing body handles all of Canada's legislative matters?
Name one important industry in Canada.
What is paper made from?
US, because we are neighbors and we speak the same language
Who is Canada's chief trading partner and why?
North American Free Trade Agreement, made trade easier
What is NAFTA?
What two languages are spoken in Canada?
Name one thing Inuit carvers used to carve figures of animals and people.
provinces and territories
What is Canada divided into?
What does hydroelectric power do?
What is the capital of the federal government in Canada?
Where is most of Canada's population located?
What is Canada's largest port?
political divisions of Canada
What is a province?
What is a political union called?
What is the majority party's leader called?