Canada A MARI USQUE AD MARE FROM SEA TO SEA
Sports <ul><li>Hockey </li></ul><ul><li>Box Lacrosse  </li></ul><ul><li>Basketball </li></ul><ul><li>Soccer </li></ul><ul>...
Provinces <ul><li>Alberta </li></ul><ul><li>British Columbia </li></ul><ul><li>New Brunswick </li></ul><ul><li>Newfoundlan...
Points Of Interest  <ul><li>Whistler Mountain  </li></ul><ul><li>CNN Tower </li></ul><ul><li>Hockey Hall Of Fame </li></ul...
Government <ul><li>Has Democracy </li></ul><ul><li>Is a parliamentary government </li></ul><ul><li>Legislative called Hous...
Religion <ul><li>77% Christianity </li></ul><ul><li>16% No Religion </li></ul><ul><li>3% Islam  </li></ul><ul><li>1% Judai...
Famous People <ul><li>Bobby Orr </li></ul><ul><li>Maurice Richard </li></ul><ul><li>Grodie Howe  </li></ul><ul><li>Bobby H...
Population and Area <ul><li>Canada has about  33,487,208 people </li></ul><ul><li>It has 3,855,100 square miles </li></ul>...
Employment and Economy  <ul><li>Canada has an unemployment rate of 8.3% </li></ul><ul><li>Poverty rate of 10.8% </li></ul>...
Natural Resources  <ul><li>Canada is the world’s   leader in production of gold, silver, copper, uranium, nickel, oil and ...
History/ Founders  <ul><li>Founding can be traced to three conferences held between 1864 and 1866 </li></ul><ul><li>“ Fath...
Military <ul><li>In 1968 the army, navy and air force were combined and called the Canadian Armed Forces </li></ul><ul><li...
Quebec Province <ul><li>French is the language of Quebec </li></ul><ul><li>24% of the Canadian population live in Quebec <...
Energy <ul><li>Canada’s many rivers are used to produce hydroelectric power </li></ul><ul><li>It has one/sixth of the worl...
Bibliography <ul><li>Works Cited&quot;Canada's Government Web Page.&quot;  Browse the World at Mrdowling.com . Web. 27 Feb...
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  1. 1. Canada A MARI USQUE AD MARE FROM SEA TO SEA
  2. 2. Sports <ul><li>Hockey </li></ul><ul><li>Box Lacrosse </li></ul><ul><li>Basketball </li></ul><ul><li>Soccer </li></ul><ul><li>Snow Shoeing </li></ul><ul><li>Snowmobiling </li></ul><ul><li>Basketball was invented by a Canadian </li></ul>
  3. 3. Provinces <ul><li>Alberta </li></ul><ul><li>British Columbia </li></ul><ul><li>New Brunswick </li></ul><ul><li>Newfoundland and Labrador </li></ul><ul><li>Nova Scotia </li></ul><ul><li>Northwest Territories </li></ul><ul><li>Nanavut </li></ul><ul><li>Ontario </li></ul><ul><li>Prince Edward Island </li></ul><ul><li>Quebec </li></ul><ul><li>Saskatchewan </li></ul><ul><li>Yukon </li></ul>
  4. 4. Points Of Interest <ul><li>Whistler Mountain </li></ul><ul><li>CNN Tower </li></ul><ul><li>Hockey Hall Of Fame </li></ul><ul><li>Niagara Falls </li></ul>
  5. 5. Government <ul><li>Has Democracy </li></ul><ul><li>Is a parliamentary government </li></ul><ul><li>Legislative called House of Commons </li></ul><ul><li>Canada is federal country. Each of its provinces and territories has its own capital city and government. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Religion <ul><li>77% Christianity </li></ul><ul><li>16% No Religion </li></ul><ul><li>3% Islam </li></ul><ul><li>1% Judaism </li></ul><ul><li>3% Others </li></ul>
  7. 7. Famous People <ul><li>Bobby Orr </li></ul><ul><li>Maurice Richard </li></ul><ul><li>Grodie Howe </li></ul><ul><li>Bobby Hull </li></ul><ul><li>Mario Lemieux </li></ul>
  8. 8. Population and Area <ul><li>Canada has about 33,487,208 people </li></ul><ul><li>It has 3,855,100 square miles </li></ul><ul><li>That’s 8.3 people per square mile </li></ul><ul><li>About 75% live within 100 miles of the U.S Canada border </li></ul>
  9. 9. Employment and Economy <ul><li>Canada has an unemployment rate of 8.3% </li></ul><ul><li>Poverty rate of 10.8% </li></ul><ul><li>Many are employed in the service industry </li></ul><ul><li>Logging, agriculture, petroleum are also important jobs </li></ul>
  10. 10. Natural Resources <ul><li>Canada is the world’s leader in production of gold, silver, copper, uranium, nickel, oil and many more </li></ul><ul><li>It has 20-30% of the world’s uranium </li></ul><ul><li>Canada sells the most oil to the U.S. including Saudi Arabia </li></ul>
  11. 11. History/ Founders <ul><li>Founding can be traced to three conferences held between 1864 and 1866 </li></ul><ul><li>“ Fathers of the Confederation” laid the groundwork for Canada to be formed </li></ul><ul><li>Before 1864 it was a loose group of 10 British colonies </li></ul>
  12. 12. Military <ul><li>In 1968 the army, navy and air force were combined and called the Canadian Armed Forces </li></ul><ul><li>All recruits go through the same training and then it is decided which branch they are best suited </li></ul><ul><li>Canada has troops in Afghanistan </li></ul>
  13. 13. Quebec Province <ul><li>French is the language of Quebec </li></ul><ul><li>24% of the Canadian population live in Quebec </li></ul><ul><li>Quebec has tried twice to secede from Canada, in 1990 and 1995 </li></ul><ul><li>Supreme Court ruled it unconstitutional to secede in 1997 </li></ul>
  14. 14. Energy <ul><li>Canada’s many rivers are used to produce hydroelectric power </li></ul><ul><li>It has one/sixth of the world’s hydroelectric plants </li></ul><ul><li>It exports some of its electricity to the U.S. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Bibliography <ul><li>Works Cited&quot;Canada's Government Web Page.&quot; Browse the World at Mrdowling.com . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://www.mrdowling.com/709-Canadagvt.html>.DeLisle, Tom. &quot;Detroit Athletic Co. Blog サ Flying Bob and the NHL Playoffs.&quot; Detroit Athletic Co. Blog サ Detroit Tigers, Detroit Red Wings, Detroit Lions, Detroit Pistons サ Daily Sports News and Commentary . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://blog.detroitathletic.com/2010/04/15/flying-bob-and-the-nhl-playoffs/>. Encyclop 訶 i a Britannica Online School Edition . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://school.eb.com/comptons/article-9273475?query=canada&ct=>.&quot;European Commission - Education & Training - EU-Canada Co-operation in Higher Education, Training and Youth.&quot; EUROPA - European Commission - Homepage . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://ec.europa.eu/education/eu-canada/doc1563_en.htm>.&quot;Google Image Result for Http://transcanadahighway.com/Images/CanadianProvinces.jpg.&quot; Google . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://transcanadahighway.com/Images/CanadianProvinces.jpg&imgrefurl=http://transcanadahighway.com/general/provinces.htm&usg=__60PyYxAP0GXUSrlsDnP4jRhi0EI=&h=409&w=480&sz=55&hl=en&start=0&zoom=1&tbnid=eMIFe52xiZ1olM:&tbnh=157&tbnw=184&ei=CZBqTa2oH9G4twfzrYHoAw&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dcanada%2527s%2Bprovinces%26um%3D1%26hl%3Den%26client%3Dsafari%26sa%3DN%26rls%3Den%26biw%3D1024%26bih%3D684%26tbs%3Disch:1&um=1&itbs=1&iact=hc&vpx=566&vpy=131&dur=52&hovh=207&hovw=243&tx=88&ty=92&oei=CZBqTa2oH9G4twfzrYHoAw&page=1&ndsp=12&ved=1t:429,r:2,s:0>. Interesting Facts About Canada :: Canada Facts . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://www.canadafacts.org/>.&quot;National Lacrosse League.&quot; Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Lacrosse_League>.&quot;Worlds Tallest Buildings.&quot; Funny and Fun Only . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://funnyandfunonly4youth.blogspot.com/2008/10/worlds-tallest-buildings.html>. </li></ul>

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