Canada

Facts

  • Canada is a country in North America and it is the world’s second largest country after Russia
  • Ottawa is the capital in Canada
  • Canada borders to USA in the south and north
  • Have coastlines to the Arctic Ocean, Pacific and Atlantic
  • Population: 34 million

           

Quality of life

  • Income

Canadians own more than Norwegian
But we have greater income

  • Environment

Better at taking care of the nature

  • Safety

Safety is better in Canada than Norway

More facts

  • Canada has a total of 6 time zones
  • Canada’s motto is ‘’from sea to sea’’
  • Canada has the longest coastline in the world

Geography

  • 34 million inhabitants
  • Great Bear Lake
  • Water falls
  • Climate

Animals

  • About 400 species of birds breed in Canada.
  • In the largest forests we find black bear, Canadian lynx, martens, moose and deer.
  • In the mountain regions live puma and mountain goat.

Native people

  • 540 000 Indians
  • It is done much the last 25 years to improve living conditions in Indian communities
  • Over the last two decades there has been a significant increase in indigenous land claims.

National food

National food in Canada is peacock

Other Canadian cuisine:

  • Smoked meat
  • Poutine
  • Tourtiere

         

Some know authors

  • John Hemming

- Is a researcher and author, with Amazon as a specialty
-  He was born in Vancouver 1935

  • Bibliography

The Conquest of the Incas (1970)
The Conquest of the Brazilian Indians (1987)
Die If You Must: The Brazilian Indians Today (2003)
Amazon Frontier: The Defeat of the Brazilian Indian (1987)

Typical about their English dialect

  • Canada has two official languages, English and French.
  • English is Canada’s mother tongue Language
  • People from Canada speaks mix of British and American English

 

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