Kayla History CH 3
kayla history ch3
What are the islands called that lie largely within the Arctic Circle, including Baffin Island, Victoria Island, and Ellesmere Island?
Name the world's largest bay.
What is the largest seaway in the world?
St Lawrence Seaway
Name the largest group of freshwater of freshwater lakes in the world.
The Great Lakes
What beautiful waterfalls are shared by the U.S. and Canada?
Name the largest lake entirely within Canada. It's also the world's seventh largest freshwater lake.
Great Bear Lake
Name the source of the Mackenzie River. It's the ninth largest freshwater lake in the world.
Great Slave Lake
What is Canada's longest river?
Name the bay famous for its extremely high tides.
Bay of Fundy
What is Canada's highest peak?
discovered the North American continent
the first modern explorer to discover the New World
the first modern explorer to reach the North American mainland
gave France a chim to Canada nad opened the way for a valuable fur trade between the French and Indians
the first one in Canada
Samuel de Champlain
discovered the Hudson Bay
two English sea captains who explored and mapped the Pacific coast
Captain Cook & Captain Vancouver
wrote Anne of Gren Gables
Lacy Maud Montgomery
missionary from Virginia to the black community in Nova Scotia
the "apostle of Nova Scotia"
pioneer missionary to the Indians of Ontario and Manitoba
served as the superintendent of Presbyterian Missions for Manitoba and the Northwest
co-discoverers of insulin for diabetes
Frederick Bantig & Charles Best
two famous Canadian missionaries to China
Jonathan Goforth & Isobel Kuhn
fundamentalist pastor known for his defense of the Bible against liberalism
a sea route through North America to the riches of Asia
the French claims in the New World were called this
Canada's oldest business
Hudson's Bay Company
because the boundaries of the French and English territories were not clearly defined, conflicts between France and England over land
French and Indian War
Loyal to the King
refused to pledge their loyalty to the British
the world's second tallest freestanding structure
find gold in the river's and rocks; made Yukon famous
Klondike Gold Rush
the only public highway above the Arctic Circle that is open year-round
robotic arm for the US space shuttle
Leader of the nation
the personal representative of the British monarch
Canada's world famous police force; formed to stop men from US from crossover to Canada
easternmost point of the Trans-Canada Highway
Canada's oldest large city; only walled city in Canada or U.S.
Canada's second largest city; one of the world's largest inland ports
capital of Canada; hosts of the Tulip festival
Calanda's largest city; location of the CN Tower
Canada's leading grain market; "Gateway to the West"
Polar Bear Capital of the World
famous for its ten-day rodeo held every July
Canada's third largest city; "Canada's Gateway to the Pacific"
world rank in size
kind of government
trade, food, automobile
minerals, forests, fishing
O Canada & "God Save the Queen"
maple leaf and beaver