General Knowledge of Canada

General Knowledge of Canada

 

  1. There are total 10 provinces in Canada.
  2. Toronto is the largest city of Canada by population.
  3. Ottawa is the capital of Canada.
  4. English and French are the official languages of Canada.
  5. Maple leaf is in the centre of Canada’s flag.
  6. Elzear Alexandre Taschereau is the first Canadian Cardinal.
  7. Beaver is the national animal of Canada.
  8. Senate and House of Commons are the two Houses of Canadian Parliament.
  9. Monarch of UK is the Head of State of Canada.
  10. Mackenzie is the longest river in Canada
  11. Logan is the highest mountain in Canada

General Information gk about Canada

General Information gk about Canada

This Country is situated in North America.
It has ten provinces and three territories.
Area is 9.98 million square kilometers (3.85 million square miles).
Climate: cold or severely cold winter climate
Its capital is Ottawa
The first being the colony of Canada established by France in 1535.
On July 1, 1867, the colonies of Canada, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia were federated to form the semi-autonomous federal Dominion named Canada.
Canada is a federal parliamentary democracy and a constitutional monarchy, with Queen Elizabeth II being the head of state.
Population according to 2016 census is 35,151,728.
Boundary:  Canada United States to the south, and the US state of Alaska to the northwest. Canada stretches from the Atlantic Ocean in the east to the Pacific Ocean in the west; to the north lies the Arctic Ocean. Green land is to the northeast
Canada has three levels of government:
federal
provincial or territorial
municipal (city)
Parliament has three parts:
the Sovereign (Queen or King)
the Senate
the House of Commons