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the provinces in Eastern Canada-Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Nove Scotia, and Newfoundland
This type of government is where the authority is held by a bicameral legislature called a Parliament. In Great Britain, it includes a House of Commons and a House of Lords.
dominion of canada
the loose confederation of Ontario(upper Canada), Quebec(lower Canada), Nove Scotia, and New Brunswich, created by teh british North America Act in 1867
the subregion of 14 states that stretched from the GReat Plains to the Pacific Ocean and includes Alaska and Hawaii
a major population center made up of a large city and the smaller suburbs and towns that surround it
a subreagion that vocers about one-fourth of the land area of the United States and contains more than one-third of its population
a region of northeastern United States comprising Maine and New Hampshire and Vermont and Massachusetts and Rhode Island and Connecticut
an economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate goods and resources and to determine prices
A system of government in which citizens elect representatives, or leaders, to make decisions about the laws for all the people.
A subsidiary urban area surrounding and connected to the central city. Many are exclusively residential; others have their own commercial centers or shopping malls.
st Lawrence Seaway
system of locks, canals, and dams that allows ships to move from one water level to another completed in 1959; makes it easier to move goods from the US to Canada
winds that blow west to east between 30 and 60 degrees in the northern and southern hemispheres
Canada's longest river; a part of a river syster that flows across the Northwest Territories to the Arctic Ocean
a group of five freshwater lakes of the central North America between the United States and Canada; the lakes are Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Erie and Superior
a huge, rocky region that curves around Hudson Bay like a giant horseshoe. The Shield covers half the land area of Canada.
a vast prairie region extending from Alberta and Saskatchewan and Manitoba in Canada south through the west central United States into Texas
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