Etymology of Canada
Canada is a country in North America consisting of ten provinces and three territories. Located in the northern part of the continent, it extends fr...
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Name of Canada
The name of Canada has been in use since the earliest European settlement in Canada, with the name originating from a Saint-Lawrence Iroquoian word kanata (or canada) for "settlement", "village", or "...
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History of Canada
The history of Canada covers the period from the arrival of Paleo-Indians thousands of years ago to the present day. Canada has been inhabited for millennia by distinctive groups of Aboriginal peoples...
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Timeline of Canadian history
This is a list of years in Canada.
Aboriginal peoples in Canada
Aboriginal peoples in Canada, or Aboriginal Canadians, are the indigenous peoples within the boundaries of present-day Canada. They comprise the First Nations, Inuit and Métis. The descriptors "Indian...
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New France
New France (French: Nouvelle-France) was the area colonized by France in North America during a period beginning with the exploration of the Saint Lawrence River by Jacques Cartier in 153...
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Canada under British rule (1763-1867)
Territories, colonies and provinces that would become part of modern Canada were under control of the English, and later British, Empire from the sixteenth century, when France also had claims in the ...
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Former colonies and territories in Canada
A number of states and polities formerly claimed colonies and territories in Canada prior to the evolution of the of the current provinces and territories under the federal system. North America prior...
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Canadian Confederation
Canadian Confederation (French: Confédération canadienne) was the process by which the federal Dominion of Canada was formed on July 1, 1867. On that day, three British colonies became four provi...
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Territorial evolution of Canada
The territorial evolution of Canada began when, on 1 July 1867, three colonies of British North America were united into the independent federal Dominion of Canada through Confederation. One of these ...
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Canada in the World Wars and Interwar Years
During the World wars and Interwar Years Canada experienced economic gain, more freedom for women and new technological advancements.
On June 28, 1914, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary ...
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Geography of Canada
The geography of Canada describes the geographic features of Canada, the world's second largest country in total area.Situated in northern North America (constituting 41% of the continent's area), Can...
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Government of Canada
The Government of Canada (French: Gouvernement du Canada), formally Her Majesty's Government (French: Gouvernement de Sa Majesté), is the federal democratic administration of Canada, and by a ...
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Politics of Canada
The politics of Canada function within a framework of parliamentary democracy and a federal system of parliamentary government with strong democratic traditions. Canada is a constitutional monarchy, i...
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Elections in Canada
Canada holds elections for legislatures or governments in several jurisdictions: nationally (federally), provincially and territorially, and municipally. Elections are also held for self-governing Fir...
List of political parties in Canada
This article lists political parties in Canada.
In contrast with the political party systems of many nations, Canadian parties at the federal level are often only loosely connected with parties at...
Law of Canada
The Canadian legal system has its foundation in the English common law system with some influence from Scots Law, inherited from being a former colony of the United Kingdom and later a Commonwealth Re...
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Court system of Canada
The court system of Canada is made up of many courts differing in levels of legal superiority and separated by jurisdiction. Some of the courts are federal in nature while others are provincial or te...
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Foreign relations of Canada
The foreign relations of Canada are Canada's relations with other governments and peoples. Canada's most important relationship, being the largest trading relationship in the world, is with the Unite...
Military history of Canada
The military history of Canada comprises hundreds of years of armed actions in the territory encompassing modern Canada, and interventions by the Canadian military in conflicts and peacekeeping worldw...
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Provinces and territories of Canada
The provinces and territories of Canada combine to make up the world's second-largest country by area. In 1867, three provinces of British North America—New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and the Province of ...
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Canadian federalism
Canadian federalism is concerned with the current nature and historical development of federal systems within Canada. Canada is a federation with 11 distinct jurisdictions of governmental authority: t...
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Economy of Canada
Canada has the eleventh (nominal) or 14th-largest (PPP) economy in the world (measured in US dollars at market exchange rates), is one of the world's wealthiest nations, and is a member of the Organiz...
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Science and technology in Canada
Science and technology in Canada consists of three distinct but closely related phenomena:
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Demographics of Canada
This article is about the demographic features of the population of Canada, including population density, ethnicity, religious affiliations and other aspects of the population, the People of Canada.
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Ethnic origins of people in Canada
Given here are the ethnic origins of Canadian residents (citizens, landed immigrants, and non-citizen temporary residents) as recorded by them on their 2006 census form. The relevant census question a...
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Languages of Canada
A multitude of languages are used in Canada. According to the 2011 census, English and French are the mother tongues of 56.9% and 21.3% of Canadians respectively. However, marking the steady decline i...
Culture of Canada
Canadian culture is a term that embodies the artistic, culinary, literary, humour, musical, political and social elements that are representative of Canada and Canadians. Throughout Canada's history, ...
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Canadian art
Canadian art refers to the visual (including painting, photography, and printmaking) as well as plastic arts (such as sculpture) originating from the geographical area of contemporary Canada. Art in C...
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Music of Canada
The music of Canada has reflected the diverse influences that have shaped the country. Aboriginals, the Irish, British, and the French have all made unique contributions to the musical heritage of Can...
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