Who were the Alberta five?
Alberta's Famous Five - Henrietta Muir Edwards, Nellie McClung, Louise McKinney, Emily Murphy, and Irene Parlby - helped guarantee that women are represented in all levels of Canadian politics.
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Alberta is in western Canada, and covers an area of 661,190 kmÂ² (255,287 miÂ²). To the south, it borders the U.S. state of Montana on the 49th Paralell To the east at a l…ongitude of 110Â° west, it borders the province of Saskatchewan. At 60Â° north, it is bordered by the Northwest Territories. To the west, its border with British Columbia follows the line of peaks of the Rocky Mountains range along them Continental Divide, which runs northwesterly until it reaches 120Â° west, at which point the border follows this meridian to 60Â° north.
Five largest Cities in Alberta in order: Calgary: 1,065,455 (2009) Edmonton: 783,439 (2009) Red Deer: 89,891 (2009) Lethbridge: 86,659(2010) Fort Mcmurray 76,797(20…10) plus the shadow population (not inluded) 27,541 St. Albert just misses the list with (2010) people Even though Fort McMurray boasts 76,797(2010) people, it isn't legally a city. It isn't even a town. It is administered by the County of Wood Buffalo. Which has a total population of 104,338. Same situation as Sherwood Park, which with 62,786 people thought to be a city, is also administered by a County seat.(Rounded Up)
deserts . pyramids . A Hollywood sign . the world's largest tub of guacamole. . a black hole . a "q" in it's name . whales. . iguanas. casinos
Alberta is one of Canada's three Prairie Provinces. It stretches form British Columbia and the towering, snow-clad Rocky Mountains in the west to the province of Saskatchewan …in the east; and from the thinly settled Northwest Territories in the north to the state of Montana in the south. Within the boundaries of Alberta, fields of grain extend farther than eye can see, and cattle ranches dot the foothills of the Rockies.
Banff, Jasper, Waterton Lakes, Wilmore Wilderness, Special Places
Though the word 'aboriginal' simply means 'from the beginning', it is usually applied only to the native peoples of Australia. Alberta is a province of Canada; there is no sig…nificant district in Australia called Alberta.
Alberta was named for princess Louise Alberta.
The opportunities for recreation in Alberta are nearly unlimited. You can play or do any sport imaginable. You can fish, hunt, camp. Shopping and Gambling See a play, attend t…he opera, attend a concert, go to the ballet, go to an art gallery. Eat at a five-star restaurant. Eat at an "ethnic" restaurant. Attend a cultural festival or an exhibition. These are just a few things you can do in Alberta.
It is in southern Alberta, between Lethbridge and Calgary.
The district of Alberta was created in 1882, and enlarged to become a province of Canada on September 1, 1905. The name was suggested by the Marquess of Lorne, Governor Genera…l of Canada from 1878 to 1883, in honour of his wife, H.R.H. Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, daughter of Queen Victoria. http://www.answerbag.com/q_view/6046 .
Beef, Oil, Mountains, Malls...
Calgary is to Alberta, as City is to Province...
The 5 world heritage sites in Alberta are Head-Smashed-In BuffaloJump, Dinosaur Provincial Park, Wood Buffalo National Park,Canadian Rocky Mountain parks and Waterton Glacier …InternationalPeace Park.