Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Canada questions

Unit Three Review Social Studies

QuestionAnswer
15. Who were the first humans to arrive in North America and how did they get to North America? The Inuit by crossing a landbridge
16. What was the name of the French Explorer who established the first permanent settlement in Canada? Samuel de Champlain
17. What was the war fought between the British and the French? Who won this war and what was the result? The French and Indian War The British won and resulted in their being in control of former French lands
What did England pass in 1774 for Canada and what did it do? Quebec Act- allowed the French to keep their language and laws
Why didn’t the people of Canada revolt against England in 1776? Because they believed that they would be ruled fairly after the Quebec Act
What is the British North American Act of 1867? It created the Dominion of Canada making it a self-governing nation
What was the role of the British in the government after Canada became a dominion? It still controlled foreign affairs
What happened to Canada in 1982? Canada’s Independence was complete it received total authority to govern
How many provinces and territories does Canada have? 10 provinces 3 territories
What is the major difference between a province and a territory? Provinces are able to vote to make changes to the constitution
What are the official languages of Canada? French and English
26. Who do the citizens vote for in Canada’s national government? House of Commons
Who is the chief executive of Canada? Prime Minister
What is the Cabinet? Group of people who advise the Prime Minister
The St. Lawrence River connects what two bodies of water? The Great Lakes to the Atlantic Ocean
What was the main economic activity of the Atlantic Region in the past? Fishing
Describe the St. Lawrence lowlands Very small region that includes southern tips of Ontario and Quebec. 50% of population
the Prairie Plains region is also known as Canada's breadbasket
What is the largest city in Canada? Toronto
Much of Canada's wealth comes from? its wide range of natural resources
Created by: nknott
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards