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  Canada's Provinces and Territories   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The province, which is home to 29 universities and colleges, also touts itself as having the most skilled and educated people in North America in which more than 40 per cent of Alberta's workforce hold post-secondary degrees or certificates.
One of the province's most popular attractions is Dinosaur Provincial Park, located in the Alberta badlands, where a century of excavations have discovered the skeletons of over 150 dinosaurs that once roamed the landscape 75 million years ago.
As Canada prepared to bid farewell to the 20th century, it welcomed a new addition to Confederation when the eastern section of the Northwest Territories was carved into the country's third territory, Nunavut - created on April 1, 1999.
www.destineducation.ca /intstdnt/annex-b4_e.htm   (3443 words)

  
 USA - Canada Comparison
Canada is a federation, which by definition states the powers of its government are divided in two: the central or federal government, and the provincial and territorial governments.
Although the internal conflict in Canada was nowhere near as serious in terms of loss of life and destruction, it has plagued many Canadians for years, and still does, in some cases uprooting people from their homes.
Canada is one of the only countries that does not have a private sector for the wealthy to exploit.
econc10.bu.edu /economic_systems/Country_comparisons/usa_canada.htm   (3620 words)

  
 Canada: Provinces / Territories - K12 Academics
Canada is composed of ten provinces and three territories.
The provinces are Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, and Saskatchewan.
The provinces are responsible for most of Canada's social programs (such as health care, education, and welfare) and together collect more revenue than the federal government, an almost unique structure among federations in the world.
www.k12academics.com /canada_province.htm   (261 words)

  
 Profile of languages in Canada: Provinces and territories
The census enumerated 732,200 allophones in the province of Quebec in 2001.
This slowdown is attributed to a decline in the number of francophone children aged four and under and, as a result of the population aging, an increase in the number of deaths.
The province's population reporting English as a mother tongue fell by almost 30,500 to 591,400, compared with a decline of 4,300 in the previous five-year period.
www12.statcan.ca /english/census01/products/analytic/companion/lang/provs.cfm   (2684 words)

  
 Provinces and Territories of Canada
Since most of the voters were illiterate, they simply marked their ballot with one of several coloured pencils, the colour indicating their choice.
Politically, Canada is divided into 10 provinces and 3 territories.
For many years, nine of the shields were engraved with the coat-of-arms of the then nine provinces of Canada.
www3.sympatico.ca /goweezer/canada/canprovs.htm   (371 words)

  
 About Canada - Canada's Provinces and Territories: fact sheets ...
Bordered by Ontario, New Brunswick and Labrador (the mainland portion of the province of Newfoundland) and by the United States, Quebec has an area of 1 357 812 km2, three times that of France and seven times that of Great Britain, making it the largest of Canada's provinces.
The province is almost entirely surrounded by water: by Hudson Strait to the north, the St. Lawrence River and Gulf to the south, and James Bay and Hudson Bay to the west.
After rebellions for political reforms in both regions in 1837, the two were reunited by the Act of Union in 1840 and became the "Province of Canada." In 1867, Quebec became a founding member of the new Dominion of Canada.
www.dfait-maeci.gc.ca /canada-europa/EU/aboutcanada13qc-en.asp   (1125 words)

  
 Name the 12 provinces and territories of canada
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 Canadian Provinces and Territories
Canada consists of 13 political divisions: 10 provinces and 3 territories.
The territories are Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon.
The major difference between a Canadian province and a Canadian territory is that a province is a creation of the Constitution Act (17 April 1982), while a territory is created by federal law.
www.nationsonline.org /oneworld/countries_canada.htm   (1147 words)

  
 MARC Code List for Countries
Three-character codes are assigned to states of the United States, provinces and territories of Canada and divisions of the United Kingdom.
Three-character codes are also used for the United States (xxu), Canada (xxc), and the United Kingdom (xxk) when the state, province or territory, or division is not known, but the country is known, or when it is not desired to code at the lower level.
States of the United States, provinces and territories of Canada, and divisions of the United Kingdom are arranged alphabetically under the name of the parent jurisdiction.
lcweb.loc.gov /marc/countries   (1473 words)

  
 Canada Provinces
Canada Provinces represents the Canadian provinces and territories as well as coastline, international boundaries, provincial boundaries, and demographics.
Attribute_Definition: The two-letter abbreviation for the province or territory.
Attribute_Definition: The 1996 population of the province or territory.
www.library.cornell.edu /olinuris/ref/maps/gis/canada/province.htm   (1233 words)

  
 Learn Canadian Provinces and Capitals - Free Software
Learn the provinces and territories of Canada and their capitals with this fun and educational puzzle game.
Seeing a picture is better, and moving the provinces around on a map is better still.
Put in the provinces with their borders shown on the background to learn quickly.
www.yourchildlearns.com /puzzle_canada.htm   (263 words)

  
 CanadaInfo: Provinces and Territories: Northwest Territories
arge portions of Northwest Territories were subsequently removed to create the provinces of Manitoba (1870), Saskatchewan (1905) and Alberta (1905); the territories of Yukon (1898) and Nunavut (1999); and to add to the areas of Manitoba (1880, 1912), Ontario (1912), and Quebec (1912).
he Northwest Territories is a land of contrasts: office towers and igloos; midnight sun and midday darkness; skilled tradesmen and shrewd trappers; dense evergreen forests and vast expanses of barren tundra.
The remaining portion of the current territory is as yet unnamed and will continue to be called the Northwest Territories until a new constitution is adopted, probably during the general election on December 6, 1999.
www.craigmarlatt.com /canada/provinces&territories/NT.html   (394 words)

  
 Canada
Each Canadian province and territory is also outlined, as well as general information about the society and economy.
Canada At A Glance--This is a very nice site which gives general facts about Canada.
Canada Map Puzzle--Learn the provinces and territories of Canada and their capitals with this fun and educational puzzle game.
www.tms.riverview.wednet.edu /lrc/canada.htm   (2328 words)

  
 Provinces and Territories - Canadian Confederation
The Canada we know today comprises ten provinces and three territories.
The process leading to the entry of each of these provinces and territories into Canadian confederation is a story worth telling.
Emphasis is placed on the specific experiences of each province or territory, and on the similarities between the various provinces and territories.
www.collectionscanada.ca /confederation/023001-2100-e.html   (107 words)

  
 Early childhood care and education in Canada, Provinces and Territories 1998
Early childhood care and education in Canada, Provinces and Territories 1998
Early childhood care and education in Canada: Provinces and territories 1998, (4th version) contains detailed material about child care in Canada organized by region.
Child Care in Canada: Provinces and territories 1995 is also available by mail order.
www.childcarecanada.org /pt98/index.html   (168 words)

  
 O Canada
More than 600 collections are available, celebrating Canada's history, geography, science, technology and culture.
Blackline master maps of Canada, provinces and territories.
Printable maps of Canada and the provinces and territories.
www.edselect.com /o_canada.htm   (479 words)

  
 Canadian Flags, Symbols - ZoomSchool.com
Canada: Canada's national flag features the maple leaf, the country's symbol.
This red and white flag was decided upon by the government on December 15, 1964.
Canada is a large country in North America.
www.enchantedlearning.com /school/Canada/Canadaflag.shtml   (396 words)

  
 The National Child Benefit: A unique partnership of the Government of Canada, Provinces, Territories and First Nations
Under the NCB, the Government of Canada has increased the benefits it pays through the NCB Supplement to low-income families with children, regardless of their source of income.
Provinces and territories have the flexibility to adjust social assistance or child benefit payments by an amount equivalent to the NCB Supplement.
These social assistance adjustments have allowed provinces and territories to pay for new and enhanced benefits and services for low-income families with children.
www.nationalchildbenefit.ca /ncb/thenational1.shtml   (399 words)

  
 Baker & McKenzie - Global E-commerce Law -- Canada
In 1999, the Uniform Law Conference of Canada (ULCC) approved the Uniform Electronic Commerce Act (UECA), which was created as a model electronic transactions law.
At present, all provinces and territories in Canada, except for Quebec, have either proposed or passed an electronic transactions law based on the UECA.
In 2001, the province of Quebec enacted e-commerce legislation that differs from the UECA in certain respects.
www.bakernet.com /ecommerce/canada-t.htm   (169 words)

  
 Ecuador :: About Canada :: Canada's Provinces and Territories
Canada has ten provinces and three territories that make up its 9 970 610 km
The land, history, people and economy of each province and territory are unique and help to make Canada the exciting and diverse country it is.
For more information about Canada's provinces and territories, including links to their respective web sites, click on the information below.
geo.international.gc.ca /latin-america/ecuador/about_canada/canada-tourism-en.asp   (67 words)

  
 Life Tables, Canada, Provinces and Territories: Product main page
This electronic publication contains life tables comprising life expectancy and related estimates by age and sex for Canada, the provinces and the combined territories for the 2000-2002 period.
Detailed estimates (by single year of age) have been produced for Canada and all of the provinces, except PEI.
Abridged estimates (by five-year age group) have been produced for PEI and the combined territories (Yukon, Nunavut and the Northwest Territories combined).
www.statcan.ca:8096 /bsolc/english/bsolc?catno=84-537-X   (246 words)

  
 CanTeach: Canada - Canada's Capitals Race   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Students will learn the capital cities and provinces and territories of Canada.
Provinces stay in one place, capital cities move around.
When everyone has a partner they have to line up their bodies from West to East with their corresponding province, territory or city.
www.canteach.ca /elementary/canada5.html   (161 words)

  
 Talk:Provinces and territories of Canada - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
No and no. See Nunavut, as well as Northwest Territories for some history.
Took the information from Territories of Canada and merged it with the info already in this article, and changed the other to a redirect.
This table follows Canadian custom by listing the provinces in order from west to east.
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Talk:Canadian_provinces_and_territories   (140 words)

  
 The Provinces and Territories
Canada's provinces and territories- printable pages with information sheets including graphics.
Click on each province or territory to view the flag, Coat of Arms, flower and other symbols.
Interactive map with excellent links for each province and territory.
www.edselect.com /grade_4.htm   (331 words)

  
 The Provinces and Territories of Canada
In studying the provinces and territories of Canada, students in Grade 4 identify, locate, and label the major physical regions within the provinces and territories, and investigate the exchange of goods and resources among them.
Canada's land is divided into ten provinces and three territories from coast to coast to coast.
InfoCan "Because there is so much territory to cover, we've put it into categories that will give you easy access to both the serious and the lighter sides of Canada...
www.gecdsb.on.ca /d&g/ss1/ss/social_s/cwc4.htm   (945 words)

  
 Sears Canada at AllExperts
Sears Canada Inc. (more commonly referred to as "Sears") is a retailer, headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, that operates in all provinces and territories across Canada with a network of 188 corporate stores, 180 dealer stores, 67 home improvement showrooms, 112 Sears Travel offices and a nationwide home maintenance, repair, and installation network.
Sears of the United States owns 54.3% of Sears Canada common shares; the remainder of the shares are publicly traded.
This left Sears Canada with no stores in the downtown areas of major cities until this agreement expired.
en.allexperts.com /e/s/se/sears_canada.htm   (866 words)

  
 Oh, Canada!   An Inquiry Model
These materials should hi-light how the climate, physical geography, and natural resources have influenced the settlement, trade and economy of the Provinces and Territories; promoting the reasons to visit Canada.
With a partner, plan and create a brochure or a radio or television ad for one of the Provinces or Territories of Canada to be used by the Canadian Tourist Bureau to attract tourists.
Now you know something about Canada's provinces / territories and their physical characteristics and human-made features.
www.doversherborn.org /doverelementary/Library/CANADA   (480 words)

  
 EDIT202: Database Sample - Provinces/Territories of Canada
They should also know facts such as the names of the provinces, territories and their capitals.
Create a database which lists each province or territory (full name and abbreviation), its capital city, population, percent of Canada's population, and the date it entered the confederation or was created.
One of the layout changes that may be necessary after using the Form Wizard is to change the width of the entry fields, since defaults are used.
www.quasar.ualberta.ca /edpy202/tutorial/database/access-basic/dbsamp-access.htm   (1974 words)

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