This prairie province of Canada is vast in its various types of topography and ethnicity. It is a growing area due to the economic boom with oil and gas, as well as with tourism and agriculture industries which play a significant role in the province's economic well-being. Any subject matter to do with this prairie province they call "Wild Rose Country" can be discussed here, from the people and the places to travel and industry, and everything in between.

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Emancipation and Ages for Moving Out

What is the age of majority in Georgia?

My wife was Methodist when we married. During our marriage classeswith the priest he told her to be the best Methodist she couldpossibly be. He asked her to study and understand why Methodistsbelieve what they believe. This recommendation shocked me but I nowsee the wisdom of the suggestion. My wife converted to Catholicism6 years later!Another answer: Both of the answers above are good, to spell itout, the current law in force in the Latin Church forbids mixedmarriage or disparity of cult and for liceity in such a case theexpress permission of the ecclesiastical authority would beneeded (for a mixed marriage): in other words for such a marriageto be legal normally a Bishop would have to give his expresspermission. In the case of disparity of cult a expressdispensation would be required for the validly of such amarriage.

Hobbies & Collectibles

Where can you purchase Torquay Ware in Calgary Alberta Canada?

*There are several antique stores in Inglewood.

Importing and Exporting

What are Spain's major imports and exports?

exports: motor vehicles, machinery, basic metals, vegetable products, chemicals, mineral products, and textiles imports:machinery, equipment, fuels, chemicals, semifinished goods, foodstuffs, consumer goods, and measuring/ medical instruments.


What is the capital of Alberta?

The capital of Alberta, Canada is Edmonton.

History of Maritime
Old Testament

Who were the first documented maritime people?


To find who were the oldest people to voyage the waters by boat we can look at where the oldest boats where ever discovered. China over 7000 years ago. I also assume, but may be mistaken, that the peoples of Mesopotamia and North Africans too would have had very early water transportation to fit their geographical location. (Tigris, Euphrates, and Nile rivers)


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Byblos obelisk

The earliest ethnic group later considered among the Sea Peoples is believed to be attested in Egyptian hieroglyphics on the Byblos obelisk found in the Obelisk Temple at Byblos. The inscription mentions kwkwn son of rwqq, transliterated as Kukunnis, son of Lukka, "the lycian". The date is given variously as 2000 or 1700 BC.

Jokes and Riddles

What do they have in common Alberta Calgary Banff Glacier Park Kamloops Tsawwassen Sooke?

They're all in western Canada?


What was the Divorce rate for Calgary Alberta?

I heard once that the divorce rate in Calgary was 51% and that 75% of those divorces were initated by women. I think the reason divorces are so high here is that women have unreal expectations, all want brad pitt even when they are un attractive and just basically spoiled without respect for men. Just using men for financial gain. Men are not to bright here either.


What mall is bigger mall of America or West Edmonton Mall?

West Edmonton Mall

Road Distance
Driving Times

What is the driving distance from Edmonton Alberta to Helena Montana?

The driving distance between Helena, MT and Edmonton, AB, Canada is approximately 560 miles. The driving time would be approximately 10 hours 15 minutes if you were to travel non-stop in good driving conditions. (The driving time does not take into consideration conditions which may extend trip time such as weather, road work and rush hour traffic in urban areas.)


How many stories do Mall of America and West Edmonton Mall have?

I'm pretty sure the mall of America has four stories i live an hour away from it and I've been there quite a few times

Good for you!!!

West Edmonton Mall Varies depending on the phase you are in, for the most part it has 2 public stories and then a utility basement. The Hotel in the mall has approximatly 10 floors.


How long does it take to mail from Alberta to Ontario?

In my experience-a week.

Motorcycle Law

Do you need a motorcycle license in Illinois if your motorcycle is under 150cc?

Yes, you are required to have a Class L license which will allow you to operate any motor-driven cycle under 150cc. The only exception to this is if you are operating a moped (pedal-driven cycle), that is 49cc or less and ha less than 2 braking HP. In IL, you can take a free MSF course ($20 refundable deposit needed) that upon completion will allow you to add the M classification to your license which will allow you to operate ANY motor-driven cycle.

Jobs for Teens
Desserts, Snacks, and Treats

How old do you have to be to work at Braums?

You can work at Braum's at the age of 14 if you have a work permit. With a work permit, you can only work 3 hours on a school day and 8 hours on a non-school day and only a total of 15 hours a week. You can work at Braum's at 16 without a work permit.

Debt and Bankruptcy

Can someone file for a claim of debt against the estate that they are listed as a beneficiary?

Yes, they certainly can. If they have a legitimate debt against the deceased, they file it with the executor. This will get paid before anything is distributed to the beneficiaries.


What are the plants in Alberta that are harvested for their roots stems leaves seeds or fruit?

Any crop that is grown for feed, fibre, oil, ethanol or food for humans has any one or all parts used and utilized for whatever industry requires that part. Barley, canola, wheat and corn are harvested mainly for the seeds, but all parts of the plant--except canola--are harvested and used as straw or feed for livestock. Any garden or greenhouse that grows vegetables and fruits have plants that have their roots, stems, leaves, seeds and/or fruits harvested: carrots, potatoes, lettuce, celery, broccoli, beans, peas, chives, onions, chevots, sunflowers, peppers, etc. Flax and lentils are also grown in Alberta.

Children and the Law
Emancipation and Ages for Moving Out

What is the age of majority in Indiana?

AnswerThe legal age of majority in Indiana is 18, with the following exceptions; if a person who is at least 17 marries or joins the military, both of which require permission from the parent(s) or legal guardian.

parents have to support until children are 21.

Road Distance

How many kilometers between Edmonton AB and Vermillion AB?

It is 193 kilometers according to Google Maps.


Why did Alberta join with Canada?

Alberta, Canada's eighth province, did not 'join' Canada. It was created as a province by the Parliament of Canada out of part of the Northwest territories.

Botany or Plant Biology
Herbal Medicine

What are some medicinal plants in Alberta?

some are cranberry, waterlily, and the prickly pear cactus those are just some three of the ones that are found in Canada's own Akberta.

Importing and Exporting

What are the major exports and imports of Iran?

According to the CIA World Factbook, some major imports of Iran include:

- Oil & Natural Gas

- Industrial raw materials and intermediate goods

- Capital goods

- Foodstuffs

- Consumer goods

- Technical services

Their largest trade partner for importing is the United Arab Emirates, the next largest is China.

Major exports include:

- Oil, Petroleum, Natural Gas

- Chemical and petrochemical products

- fruits and nuts

- carpets

Their largest trade partner for exporting is China, the next largest is Japan.

Jobs & Education
Name Origins

When did Sam Livingston come to Calgary?

Sam arrived in Calgary in 1874. I read this in an article in the Southern Alberta Pioneers and their decendants newsletter. The article was provide by one of Sam's decendants.


What bugs are found in Alberta?

There are hundreds, if not thousands of species of bugs and insects in Alberta. To name just a few:

  • Mosquitoes
  • Black flies
  • Horse flies
  • Dung beetles (at least those that have been introduced in farms/ranches that need them)
  • Dragonflies
  • Butterflies
  • Moths
  • House flies
  • Various species of beetles
  • Ladybugs
  • Aphids
  • Spiders
  • Daddy-long leg spiders
  • Wolf Spiders
  • Jumping Spiders
  • Caterpillars
  • Black ants
  • Red ants

The list goes on...


What are three common nicknames for Alberta?

  • The Sunshine Province
  • The Energy Province
  • The Princess Province

Alberta is also known as:

  • Texas of Canada or Canada's Texas
  • Sunny Alberta
  • Wild Rose Country
  • Oil Country
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