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  • 1. Canada By: Sonya Sheets
  • 2. Geography • Canada has a very small population for the country’s size: 28 Million. • Geographical landscape consists of the Arctic circle, Mountain ranges and Industrial sea faring towns. • The Areas connected tot eh Pacific and Atlantic ocean rely heavily on these oceans • Popular country to Hunt and Fish
  • 3. • Canada contains many states within, such as: The Atlantic provinces, Ontario, Western Canada, British Colombia, Quebec and Northern Canada. • The North Pole was once considered to lie on the Canadian arctic circle, but now it lies closer to Siberia Russia. • Boreal Forests engulf most of the country • Ice is also more prevalent in the Northern Areas
  • 4. People • Elizabeth Bruyere • Born March 19 1818 • Death 1876 • Founder of grey sisters of Ottawa, Canada • Also a founder of Ottawa's Schools and hospitals
  • 5. • Emily Stowe • Born May 1 1831 • Died in 1903 • First Canadian woman to study Medicine • Social Activist and Feminist
  • 6. Culture • Canada is considered one of the few most diversely populated countries in the world • Smoking is quickly becoming a very looked-down-upon habit in Canadian society • In Canadian families, 80% of women headed over their households • Common sports include hockey and Curling
  • 7. • English and French are the most preferred languages in Canada • “The five most widely-spoken non-official languages are Chinese (the home language of 2.6% of Canadians), Punjabi (0.8%), Spanish (0.7%), Italian (0.6%), and Arabic (0.5%).” • “In Quebec, if you give wine, Make sure it is the most expensive you can afford” • “Do not give white lilies as these are used for funerals”
  • 8. • Immigration to Canada is generally easy if accompanied with an ID and vista. • Ontario is identified as the region of major business, whereas The Northern area is more considered a pioneering spirit among the people whom live there.
  • 9. Sources • http://www.kidport.com/reflib/worldgeography/C • http://www.kwintessential.co.uk/resources/ global-etiquette/canada.html • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geography_of_ Canada
  • 10. Sources • http://www.kidport.com/reflib/worldgeography/C • http://www.kwintessential.co.uk/resources/ global-etiquette/canada.html • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geography_of_ Canada