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1812-1815War of 1812 Wiki
1867Confederation Wiki
1914-1918World War One Wiki
1939-1945World War Two Wiki
ABORIGINALIndigenous peoples Wiki
ACADIANSEarly French settlers in the Maritimes Wiki
ACTIVISTPerson advocating or engaged in activism Wiki
ACTORMany famous Canadians are actors Wiki
AGRICULTURE Wiki
AIR Wiki
AIRPLANE Wiki
AIRPORT Wiki
ALBERTAProvince Wiki
ALGONQUINIndigenous peoples who speak the Algonquin language and live in Quebec and Ontario CanadaWiki
ALICE MUNROCanadian short story writer and Nobel Prize winner Wiki
AMETHYSTA transparent purple variety of quartz; used as a gemstone Wiki
ANIMAL Wiki
APPLE Wiki
ARCTIC Wiki
ARCTIC CHAR Cold-water fish native to alpine lakes and arctic and subarctic coastal waters. It spawns in fresh water and populations can be lacustrine, riverine or anadromous, where they return from the ocean to their fresh water birth rivers to spawn. Wiki
ARTS Wiki
ASTRONAUT Wiki
ATHABASCAAthabaskan languages, town in Alberta, river, lake, Athabasca Sand Dunes Provincial Park, Oil Sands Wiki
ATHLETE Wiki
ATLANTIC Wiki
ATWOOD, MargaretCanadian novelist and literary critic Wiki
AURORATown in central York Region in the Greater Toronto Area, Ontario Wiki
AUTHOR Wiki
AVRO ARROWWas a delta-winged interceptor aircraft designed and built by Avro Canada. Wiki
BAFFIN Wiki
BAGELS Wiki
BAKER Wiki
BALL Wiki
BANFF Wiki
BANK Wiki
BARLEY Wiki
BASKETBALL Wiki
BASS Wiki
BATTLE Wiki
BAY Wiki
BEAR Wiki
BEAVER Wiki
BEAVER TAILSFried dough pastry sold throughout Canada Wiki
BEER Wiki
BELL Wiki
BELUGA Wiki
BENNETT11th Prime Minister of Canada Wiki
BERRY Wiki
BETHUNE, NormanCanadian surgeon, humanitarian, and communist. Famous in China. (1890-1939) Wiki
BILINGUAL Wiki
BIRCHThe official tree of Quebec. Wiki
BIRD Wiki
BISHOP Wiki
BISON Wiki
BLACK Wiki
BLACKBERRY Wiki
BLIZZARD Wiki
BLUE Wiki
BLUE JAYS Wiki
BLUEBERRY Wiki
BLUENOSEWas a famous fishing and racing schooner built in 1921 in Nova Scotia, Canada. Wiki
BOAT Wiki
BOMBARDIER(1907–1964), Canadian inventor and businessman, founder of Bombardier Inc. A company mainly specializing in air and railway technology, originally manufacturer of snowcats and snowmobiles. Also Denise Bombardier (born 1941), Canadian journalist and Jean-Michel Bombardier (born 1970), Canadian skater. Wiki
BONDAR, RobertaCanada's first female astronaut and the first neurologist in space. Wiki
BOOK Wiki
BOREALecosystem with a subarctic climate in Canada. Taiga, boreal forest or snow forest, is a biome characterized by coniferous forests consisting mostly of pines, spruces and larches. Wiki
BOTTLE Wiki
BREAD Wiki
BRIDGE Wiki
BRITISH COLUMBIAWestern Province Wiki
BROWN Wiki
BRYAN ADAMSCanadian singer, songwriter, record producer, guitarist, photographer, philanthropist and activist. Wiki
BUILDING Wiki
BUTTER TARTSSmall pastry tart highly regarded in Canadian cuisine and considered one of Canada's quintessential desserts. Wiki
CABINETIn Canada's parliamentary system of government, the Cabinet is the committee of ministers that holds executive power. Wiki
CABOT John Cabot was a Venetian explorer whose 1497 discovery of the coast of North America under the commission of Henry VII of England is commonly held to have been the first European exploration of the mainland of North America. Wiki
CAKE Wiki
CALGARY Wiki
CAMPING Wiki
CANADA Wiki
CANADARM series of robotic arms that were used on the Space Shuttle orbiters to deploy, maneuver and capture payloads. Wiki
CANADIAN(S) Wiki
CANAL Wiki
CANDY Wiki
CANOE Wiki
CANOLACanola is a type of rapeseed and is a Canadian invention; it is characterized by having improved nutritional qualities in both the oil and the meal. Wiki
CANUCKS Wiki
CAP Wiki
CAPITAL Wiki
CARDINAL Wiki
CARIBOU Wiki
CARTIERJacques Cartier was a Breton explorer who claimed what is now Canada for France Wiki
CEDAR Wiki
CHAMPLAINSamuel de Champlain, was the Father of \"New France\". He was a French navigator, cartographer, draftsman, soldier, explorer, geographer, ethnologist, diplomat, and chronicler. He founded New France and Quebec City on July 3, 1608. Also a river and a town. Wiki
CHARLOTTETOWN Wiki
CHEESE Wiki
CHEQUE Wiki
CHERRY Wiki
CHICKEN Wiki
CHINESE Wiki
CHINOOKWinds in the interior West of North America, where the Canadian Prairies and Great Plains meet various mountain ranges. Wiki
CHIPMUNK Wiki
CHIPPEWAThe Ojibwe, Ojibwa, or Chippewa are an Anishinaabeg group of indigenous peoples in North America. Wiki
CHRIS HADFIELDRetired Canadian astronaut who was the first Canadian to walk in space. Wiki
CHRÉTIEN Wiki
CHURCH Wiki
CIDER Wiki
CIRQUE DU SOLEILCanadian entertainment company from Montreal. It is the largest theatrical producer in the world. Wiki
CITY Wiki
CLOTHING Wiki
CN TOWER Wiki
COAL Wiki
COBALT Wiki
COD Wiki
COFFEE Wiki
COHEN, Leonard Canadian singer, songwriter, musician, poet, novelist, and painter.Wiki
COIN Wiki
COLD Wiki
COLONY Wiki
COMMUNITY Wiki
CONFEDERATIONProcess by which the British colonies of Canada, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick were united into one Dominion of Canada on July 1, 1867. Wiki
CONSERVATIVE Wiki
CONTAINER Wiki
COPPER Wiki
CORN Wiki
COTTAGE Wiki
COUGAR Wiki
COUNTRY Wiki
COW Wiki
COWBOY Wiki
COYOTE Wiki
CRANBERRY Wiki
CREE Wiki
CROCUSGenus of flowering plants in the iris family comprising 90 species of perennials growing from corms. The prairie crocus is the provincial flower of Manitoba. Wiki
CULTURE Wiki
CURLING Wiki
CÉLINE DION Wiki
DAIRY Wiki
DALLAIRE, Roméo Canadian humanitarian, bestselling author, public speaker and retired senator (Quebec) and general. Wiki
DAM Wiki
DAN AYKROYD Wiki
DANGEROUS Wiki
DAVID SUZUKI Wiki
DEMOCRACY Wiki
DENEThe Dene people are an aboriginal group of First Nations who inhabit the northern boreal and Arctic regions of Canada. Wiki
DESSERT Wiki
DIAMOND Wiki
DIEFENBAKER Wiki
DOCTOR Wiki
DOG Wiki
DOGSLED Wiki
DOLLAR Wiki
DRAKECanadian hip-hop recording artist. Male duck. Village in Saskatchewan. Sir Francis Drake probably sighted Vancouver Island Wiki
DUCK Wiki
EAGLE Wiki
EAST Wiki
ECONOMY Wiki
EDMONTON Wiki
EDUCATION Wiki
EGG Wiki
EGG CARTONMass production machine invented in Canada in 1919. Wiki
ELECTRICITY Wiki
ELK Wiki
EMILY STOWEFirst female doctor to practise in Canada and an activist for women's rights and suffrage. Quaker, born in Ontario. Wiki
ENERGY Wiki
ENGLISH Wiki
ENTERTAINER Wiki
ENVIRONMENT Wiki
EUGENE LEVY Wiki
EUROPEAN Wiki
EXPLORER Wiki
EYES Wiki
FAMILY Wiki
FAMOUS Wiki
FARLEY MOWATCanadian writer and environmentalist. Grew up in Richmond Hill, Ontario. Wiki
FARM Wiki
FARMER Wiki
FEATHERS Wiki
FEET Wiki
FERN Wiki
FIDDLEHEADSFiddleheads are the curled, edible shoots of the ostrich fern and are considered a seasonal delicacy in many parts of Canada. Wiki
FIRST NATIONSpredominant Aboriginal peoples of Canada south of the Arctic. Those in the Arctic area are distinct and known as Inuit. Wiki
FISH Wiki
FISHERMAN Wiki
FLAG Wiki
FLOUR Wiki
FLOWER Wiki
FOOD Wiki
FOOTBALL Wiki
FOREST Wiki
FOX Wiki
FRANCE Wiki
FRANCOPHONE Wiki
FRANKLIN, Sir JohnEnglish Royal Navy officer and explorer of the Arctic. Attempted to chart and navigate a section of the Northwest Passage. Also a town, glacier, volcano and river in Canada. Wiki
FREDERICTON Wiki
FREEDOM Wiki
FRENCH Wiki
FROBISHER, Sir MartinEnglish seaman and privateer who made three voyages looking for the Northwest Passage. He landed in northeastern Canada, around today's Resolution Island and Frobisher Bay. Also a bay, lake and town. Wiki
FRONTENAC, Louis de Buade de French soldier, courtier, and Governor General of New France. Also fort, town, hotel, park. Wiki
FROZEN Wiki
FRUIT Wiki
FT. MCMURRAY Wiki
FUNDY Wiki
FUR Wiki
GAME Wiki
GARBAGE BAGCanadian invention created in 1950. Wiki
GAS MASKInvented out of necessity in 1915 by Cluny Macpherson (Physician from Newfoundland). Wiki
GINGER ALEGinger ale is a carbonated soft drink flavoured with ginger in one of two ways. The dry style (also called the pale style) is a paler drink with a much milder ginger flavour, and was created by Canadian John McLaughlin. Wiki
GLACIER Wiki
GLASS Wiki
GOALIE MASKSeveral Canadians had a hand in creating the hockey goaltender's mask including Jacques Plante, Elizabeth Graham, Dave Dryden. Wiki
GOAT Wiki
GOLD Wiki
GOOSE Wiki
GOVERNMENT Wiki
GRAIN Wiki
GRAND BANKS The Grand Banks of Newfoundland are a group of underwater plateaus south-east of Newfoundland. The cold Labrador Current mixes with the warm waters of the Gulf Stream here. The mixing of these waters and the shape of the ocean bottom lifts nutrients to the surface. These conditions create one of the richest fishing grounds in the world. Wiki
GRANITE Wiki
GRAPES Wiki
GREAT LAKES Wiki
GREEN Wiki
GREY CUP Wiki
GRIZZLY Wiki
GROUP OF SEVENGroup of Canadian landscape painters from 1920 to 1933. Wiki
GROUSE Wiki
HADDOCK Wiki
HAIDA Wiki
HALIFAX Wiki
HAMILTON Wiki
HANDS Wiki
HARBOUR Wiki
HARP SEALHarp seals are found in waters of the Arctic and far north Atlantic Ocean. They are sociable animals that enjoy the company of other seals. Wiki
HARPER Wiki
HAWK Wiki
HEAD Wiki
HEALTH CARE Wiki
HERITAGE Wiki
HERO Wiki
HOCKEY Wiki
HOME Wiki
HOMEWORK Wiki
HOPEWELL ROCKS Also called the Flowerpots Rocks, these New Brunswick rock formations are caused by tidal erosion. They stand 40–70 feet tall. Wiki
HOT Wiki
HOUSE Wiki
HOWIE MANDEL Wiki
HUDSON, Henry English sea explorer and navigator during the early 17th century, best known for his explorations of present-day Canada. Wiki
HUNTER Wiki
HURON Wiki
HUSKY Wiki
HYDRO Wiki
ICE Wiki
ICEBERG Wiki
IMAXMotion picture film format and a set of cinema projection standards developed in Canada in the late 1960s and early 1970s Wiki
IMMIGRANTS Wiki
INDIGENOUS Wiki
INNUThe Innu (or Montagnais) are the Aboriginal inhabitants of an area in Canada they refer to as Nitassinan (“Our Land”), which comprises most of the northeastern portion of the province of Quebec and some eastern portions of Labrador. Wiki
INSULIN Wiki
INUITInuit are a group of culturally similar indigenous peoples inhabiting the Arctic regions of Greenland, Canada and Alaska. Inuit is a plural noun; the singular is Inuk. Wiki
INUKSHUK A human-made stone landmark or cairn used by the Inuit and other peoples of the Arctic region of North America. Wiki
INUKTITUT Inuktitut refers to the entire culture of the Eastern Canadian Inuit, their values, societal norms, mannerisms and language; that is, "to do anything in the manner of an Inuk". Wiki
INVENTION Wiki
IQALUIT Capital of Nunavut, its largest community, and only city. Until 1987, the city was known as Frobisher Bay, after the large bay on the coast of which the city is situated. In 1999, Iqaluit became the capital of Nunavut. Wiki
IRISThe blue flag iris is the provincial flower of Quebec. Wiki
IRISH Wiki
IRON Wiki
IROQUOIS Wiki
ISLAND Wiki
JAMES Wiki
JAMES CAMERON Wiki
JASPER Wiki
JESUITSThe Society of Jesus is a male religious congregation of the Catholic Church which originated in Spain. The members are called Jesuits. During the French colonisation of New France in the 17th century, Jesuits played an active role in Canada. Throughout most of the 1640s the Jesuits had great success, establishing five chapels in Huronia and baptising over one thousand Huron natives. Wiki
JEWELLERY Wiki
JIM CARREY Wiki
JOB Wiki
JONI MITCHELL Wiki
JUICE Wiki
JUSTIN BIEBER Wiki
KAYAK Wiki
KING Wiki
KINGSTON Wiki
KLONDIKE Wiki
LABRADOR Wiki
LACROSSE Wiki
LAKE Wiki
LAKE ERIE Wiki
LAKE SUPERIOR Wiki
LAND Wiki
LANDMARK Wiki
LANGUAGE Wiki
LAURA SECORD Wiki
LAURENT Wiki
LAURENTIAN Wiki
LAURIER Wiki
LAVIGNE Wiki
LAYTON Wiki
LEACOCK Wiki
LEADER Wiki
LEAF Wiki
LEARN Wiki
LEMMING Wiki
LIBERAL Wiki
LIBRARY Wiki
LIGHT BULB Wiki
LIGHTFOOT Wiki
LILYThe western red lily is the provincial flower of Saskatchewan. The lily (fleur-de-lis) is also the symbol of Quebec. Wiki
LIQUID Wiki
LOBSTER Wiki
LONDON Wiki
LOON Wiki
LOONIE Wiki
LOUIS RIEL Wiki
LOYALISTS Wiki
LUMBER Wiki
LUMBERJACK Wiki
LYNX Wiki
MACDONALD Wiki
MACKENZIE Wiki
MACCRAE, JohnCanadian poet, physician, author, artist and soldier, best known for writing the famous war memorial poem "In Flanders Fields". Wiki
MAMMAL Wiki
MAN Wiki
MANITOBA Wiki
MAP Wiki
MAPLE Wiki
MAPLE LEAF Wiki
MAPLE SYRUP Wiki
MARC GARNEAU Joseph Jean-Pierre Marc Garneau is a Canadian politician and the current Minister of Transport in the Government of Canada. He is a retired military officer, former astronaut, and engineer. Garneau was the first Canadian in space taking part in three flights aboard NASA Space shuttles in 1984, 1996 and 2000. Wiki
MARITIMES Wiki
MARMOT Wiki
MARTEN Wiki
MARTIN Wiki
MCADAMS Wiki
MEAT PIE Wiki
MEDICAL Wiki
METAL Wiki
METIS Wiki
MICHAEL BUBLÉ Wiki
MICHAEL J. FOX Wiki
MIKE MYERS Wiki
MILITARY Wiki
MILK Wiki
MINE Wiki
MINER Wiki
MINK Wiki
MITTS Wiki
MOHAWK Wiki
MONARCHY Wiki
MONEY Wiki
MONTCALM Wiki
MONTGOMERY Wiki
MONTREAL Wiki
MOOSE Wiki
MORAINE Wiki
MORISETTE Wiki
MOUNTAINS Wiki
MOUNTIES Wiki
MOVIES Wiki
MULRONEYMartin Brian Mulroney is a Canadian politician who served as the 18th Prime Minister of Canada. Wiki
MULTICULTURAL Wiki
MUSICIAN(S) Wiki
MUSK OX Wiki
MUSKEG Wiki
MUSKELLUNGE Wiki
MUSKOKA Wiki
MUSKRAT Wiki
MUSTARD Wiki
N.A.T.O. Wiki
N.D.P. Wiki
N.W. PASSAGE Wiki
N.W.T. Wiki
NANAIMO BAR Wiki
NARWHAL Wiki
NATIONALITY Wiki
NEST Wiki
NET Wiki
NEW BRUNSWICK Wiki
NEWFOUNDLAND Wiki
NEWMARKET Wiki
NIAGARA Wiki
NICKEL Wiki
NICKELBACK Wiki
NORMANDY Wiki
NORTH Wiki
NORTH POLE Wiki
NORTHERN LIGHTS Wiki
NOVA SCOTIA Wiki
NUNAVUT Wiki
OCEAN Wiki
OIL Wiki
OIL SANDS Wiki
OJIBWE Wiki
OKANAGAN Wiki
OMNIVORE Wiki
ONDAATJE Wiki
ONTARIO Wiki
OPPORTUNITY Wiki
ORCA Wiki
ORGANIC Wiki
OTTAWA Wiki
OTTER Wiki
OWL Wiki
P.E.I. Wiki
PABLUM Wiki
PACEMAKER Wiki
PACIFIC Wiki
PAINT ROLLER Wiki
PAIR Wiki
PAPER Wiki
PARK Wiki
PARLIAMENT Wiki
PASTRY Wiki
PEACE TOWER Wiki
PEACEKEEPING Peacekeeping is the term applied to United Nations (UN) military intervention operations. As a result of Lester Pearson's leadership in the 1956 Suez Crisis and Canada's role in the UN Emergency Force he helped create, Canadians have sometimes considered peacekeeping part of the country's identity. Wiki
PEACH Wiki
PEAMEAL Wiki
PEARSONWent to school in Aurora. Wiki
PEAT Wiki
PEGGY\'S COVE Wiki
PERCH Wiki
PERMAFROST Wiki
PIE Wiki
PIERRE BERTON Wiki
PIKA Wiki
PILOT Wiki
PINE Wiki
PLACE Wiki
PLANT Wiki
PLAY Wiki
POLAR BEAR Wiki
POLICE Wiki
POLITICS Wiki
POPPY Wiki
PORCUPINE Wiki
PORTAGE Wiki
POST OFFICE Wiki
POTASH Wiki
POTATO Wiki
POUTINE Wiki
POWER Wiki
PRAIRIES Wiki
PREDATOR Wiki
PRIME MINISTER Wiki
PROVINCE Wiki
PTARMIGAN Wiki
PUFFIN Wiki
PURPLE Wiki
QUAKERS Wiki
QUEBEC Wiki
QUEEN Wiki
QUÉBÉCOIS Wiki
R.C. LEGION The Royal Canadian Legion is a non-profit Canadian ex-service organization founded in 1925. Wiki
R.C.M.P. Wiki
RABBIT Wiki
RACCOON Wiki
RAILROAD Wiki
RASPBERRY Wiki
REBELLION Wiki
RED Wiki
REGINA Wiki
REMEMBRANCE Wiki
RENEWABLE Wiki
RESOURCE Wiki
RESPECT Wiki
RESTAURANT Wiki
RICHMOND HILL Wiki
RIDEAU Wiki
RINK Wiki
RIVER Wiki
ROCKET Wiki
ROCKIES Wiki
RODENT Wiki
RODEO Wiki
ROUND Wiki
ROYALTY Wiki
RUSSELL PETERS Wiki
SACRIFICE Wiki
SAINT JOHN Wiki
SALMON Wiki
SASKATCHEWAN Wiki
SASKATOON Wiki
SCALLOPS Wiki
SCHOOL Wiki
SCOTTISH Wiki
SEA LION Wiki
SECURITY Wiki
SEIGNEURIAL Wiki
SENATORS Wiki
SETTLERS Wiki
SHATNER, William Wiki
SHEEP Wiki
SHELLFISH Wiki
SHREW Wiki
SILVER Wiki
SIMCOE Wiki
SINGER Wiki
SKATES Wiki
SKI Wiki
SKILL Wiki
SLANG Wiki
SNOW Wiki
SNOWBIRD Wiki
SNOWBLOWER Wiki
SNOWMOBILE Wiki
SNOWSHOE Wiki
SOAPSTONE Wiki
SOLDIER(S) Wiki
SOUP Wiki
SOUTH Wiki
SPACE Wiki
SPORT Wiki
SQUIRREL Wiki
ST. JEAN-BAPTISTE Wiki
ST. JOHN'SCapital and largest city in Newfoundland and Labrador. Wiki
ST. LAWRENCE Wiki
STAMP Wiki
STAMPEDE Wiki
STANDARD TIME Wiki
STANLEY CUP Wiki
STEEL Wiki
STREET Wiki
STUDENT Wiki
SUFFRAGE Wiki
SUTHERLAND Wiki
SWEET Wiki
SYMBOL Wiki
SYRUP Wiki
TAIL Wiki
TEACHER Wiki
TEAM Wiki
TELEPHONE Wiki
TERRY FOX Wiki
THEATRE Wiki
THOMPSON Wiki
TICKET Wiki
TIM HORTON Wiki
TIMMY'S Wiki
TOBOGGAN Wiki
TOM CONNORS Wiki
TOONIE Wiki
TOQUE Wiki
TORNADO Wiki
TORONTO Wiki
TOTEM POLE Wiki
TOWN Wiki
TRADE Wiki
TRADING POST Wiki
TRAGICALLY Wiki
TRAIL Wiki
TRANSPORTATION Wiki
TRAPPER Wiki
TRAVEL Wiki
TREATIES Wiki
TREE Wiki
TRENT Wiki
TRILLIUM Wiki
TROUT Wiki
TRUDEAU Joseph Philippe Pierre Yves Elliott Trudeau was a Canadian politician who served as the 15th Prime Minister of Canada. Justin Pierre James Trudeau is a Canadian politician and 23rd and current Prime Minister of Canada and leader of the Liberal Party. Wiki
TUNDRA Wiki
TWO-FOUR Wiki
U.S.A. Wiki
UNDERGROUND Wiki
UNIVERSITY Wiki
URANIUM Wiki
VANCOUVER Wiki
VEHICLE Wiki
VETERANS Wiki
VICTORIA Wiki
VIKINGS Wiki
VIMY RIDGE Among Canada’s defining events, the Battle of Vimy Ridge in the First World War ranks high. It was a triumph — a major victory for the Allied side after a long, bloody stalemate — and a tragedy. In the four-day battle in April 1917, 3,598 Canadians died and another 7,004 were wounded. Wiki
WALKIE-TALKIECanadian invention during World War Two, credited to Donald L. Hings, radio engineer Alfred J. Gross, and engineering teams at Motorola. First used for infantry, similar designs were created for field artillery and tank units, and after the war, walkie-talkies spread to public safety and eventually commercial and jobsite work. Wiki
WALLEYE Wiki
WALRUS Wiki
WAR Wiki
WATER Wiki
WATERFALL Wiki
WATERLOO Wiki
WATERWAY Wiki
WAYNE GRETZKY Wiki
WEASEL Wiki
WEATHER Wiki
WELLAND Wiki
WEST Wiki
WET Wiki
WHALE Wiki
WHEAT Wiki
WHISTLER Wiki
WHITE Wiki
WHITEHORSE Wiki
WILD Wiki
WIND Wiki
WINE Wiki
WINNIPEG Wiki
WINTER Wiki
WOLF Wiki
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WOMAN Wiki
WOOD Wiki
WOOL Wiki
WORLD WAR Wiki
YELLOW Wiki
YONGE Wiki
YUKON Wiki