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8 Cards in this Set

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Name the first important French settlement in Canada.
Name the largest inland seaway in the world.
St. Lawrence Seaway
Name the largest group of freshwater lakes in the world.
the Great Lakes
Who was the first modern explorer to land on the mainland of North America?
John Cabot
France was able to claim Canada because of this explorer.
Jacques Cartier
What was Canada's oldest business?
Hudson's Bay Company
How does Canada rank in size with other countries of the world?
It is the second largest
Be able to locate: Lake Winipeg, Hudson Bay, Lake Superior & Erie, St. Lawrence & Mackenzie Rivers
See map studies p. 17