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Hockey is the most prevalent sport and the national pastime in this North American country but other sports such as Canadian football, lacrosse, curling, basketball and cricket are also popular.

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Religion & Spirituality
Africa
Canada Sports

What is the most widely practiced religion?

It would be a close race between the catholics and the muslims, and they have alot in common with each others beliefs. cristianity

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Sports
Football - Soccer
Math and Arithmetic
Canada Sports

How is math used in sport?

It is used in a sport by keeping score, fouls, points a player has made and all that stuff. Without math, it is pretty hard to keep track of everything.

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Health
Waste and Recycling
Newspapers and Magazines
Canada Sports

How many 16.9 bottles of Aquafina equal 1 gallon of water?

One gallon is 128 ounces. One hundred twenty eight ounces divided by 16.9 ounces equals 7.5739645 bottles (128 / 16.9 = 7.5739645). The answer is a little more than 7 1/2 bottles of Aquafina is equal to 1 gallon of water.

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Famous People
History of Canada
Athletes
Canada Sports
Terry Fox

Why is Terry Fox important?

terry fox is importent because he raised over 24 million dollars for helping cancer

Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and raised in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Terry was diagnosed with bone cancer and had his right leg amputated. He wanted to raise money for all cancer patients and did this by running 42 kilometres (26miles) a day across Canada. After 143 days and 5,373 kilometres (3,339 miles) he had to stop because the cancer spread into his lungs. He died on June 28, 1981. He was 22.

We still honor him today through the "Terry Fox Run" which is held across Canada and around the world every year.

Close to $500 million has been raised worldwide for cancer research in Terry's name.

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Middle Ages
Republican Party
Black Death (Plagues)
Canada Sports

My eligability is to take care of the people of my town. not to rise to much taxes for the home owners. I would like to see my town growing with a new hospital. And to created more business?

Answer A PACE SETTER

middle class

To become a mayor of a local government, such person must live locally to know the people and culture very well.

-such person must be a citizen of the country and of high integrity. some one that is very hardworking, law abiding, honest, transparent, helpful, visionary and focus. Someone the youth can relate with and seen as role model

- The person must also not be a partisan person as he would be there for the overall interest of the community and ensure peace reigns at all times. He should be the person that is very constructive, progressive and pragmatic in his thoughts and actions.

- The person must be someone who is very accessible, receptive, educated to some extent, probabaly to first degree level, level headed and open to constructive criticism.

The person must be the spoke person for the community and ensure that the economic and social developments of the people are realised by being a team player , serving as check and balance on the local government and the state. He should be a thinker, planner and ensure the people and environment are protected.

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Canada Sports

The western Cordillera along the Pacific Coast of Canada?

is mountainous and was shaped largely by glaciers

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Canada Sports
Immigration
Canada

Why do people want to immigrate to Canada?

Health Care:

Canada offers to all its citizens free health benefits to their citizens regardless of income level. Most provinces offer free coverage, excluding dental work. If you are a senior all prescriptions are free of charge. A substantial social security network exists as well and includes unemployment insurance, welfare, family allowance and senior pension.

Economy:

Canada's GDP is ranked one of the world's highest. In the areas of social, financial and natural resources, Canada is ranked high by the World Bank. Canada is at the top of the trading nations world wide, it's market-oriented economy competes and production patterns rival the United Stares. Canada is a member of the G-8 ( top 8 powerful economic countries) because of this, the country's debt is the lowest.

Education:

Canada's education system is highly respected worldwide. Canada's education starts off depending on what province you live in, early child education is where you start and end off in grade 12, then have a choice to go into college, university or workplace preparation ie. Apprenticeship. Part of the reason is for a low average cost for tuition.

Diversity:

Canada is a very ethnically diverse country, 1 out of 4 people who live in Canada are immigrants. Canada has the highest immigration rate in the world. Two of the biggest ethnically diverse cities in the world are Vancouver and Toronto. People choose Toronto or Vancouver as places to live, because they feel close to home there. Canada is known for many different cultures coming together and share their religious views, food, clothing, language, ect.

Crime:

Compared to the USA, Canada's crime record is substantially lower. In the USA, there are more murder, assault, and robbery crimes. In Canada weapons such as knives and guns are more involved. Only 33% of all crimes in Canada are involved with weapons.

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International Cuisine
Desserts, Snacks, and Treats
Canada
Canada Sports

What types of foods is Canada known for?

maple syrup, poutine

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Hunting and Shooting
Canada Sports
US Census

Do many women hunt?

Yes, many women like to hunt. it really all depends on the type of personality they have.

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ADD-ADHD
Canada
Canada Sports
Poverty

How many children in Canada have ADD?

There are no true statistics and for good reason. Not that many years ago it appeared between some doctors and teachers that if a child was acting hyper in any way or was not concentrating in school they were quickly labeled ADD. Parents were confused and wanted the best for their children and of course Ritalin came into play. They have since discovered that this medication does more harm than good. Instead of some doctors looking at a more natural approach they pass off pill like they are flipped out of pez dispenser. There is a secret they either don't know about or don't want parents to know about and it's LOW SUGAR INTAKE!!!! The following is a good article I felt a parent should know whose child has been labeled with ADD. What have you got to lose if you take your child off ALL SUGARS. This means label reading on all foods that could have sugars in it. I have two friends whose children were "acting out" at school and seemed to be difficult to handle at home (rages, crying, tantrums) and I suggested they take their child off all sugars. Within a month there was a marked improvement and it just got better from there. I AM NOT A DOCTOR, but I do agree with the following by Dr. Buresz and I hope you will read it and consider trying your child on a no sugar diet because I think you will be quite pleased. It beats having your child on a drug like Ritalin that can do more harm than good. Natural Health and Longevity Resource Center Attention Deficit Disorder & Hyperactivity Success by Dr. Allen Buresz What Are the True Facts? The vast majority of medical doctors consider Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) to be of unknown causes. Yet it's a known fact that the elimination of food additives and refined sugar produces dramatic improvements. Why haven't you been told this well-known fact? Considering the advertising revenues, it doesn't take a genius to see why the print and broadcast media have, for the most part, refused to publicize this vital information! Studies on Food Additive Use and Intelligence Food Additives and Hyperactivity in Children ADD, hyperactivity, and dyslexia are believed to be disorders of certain mechanisms of the central nervous system. Infants and children are the ones most often affected, and most often subjected to the widespread and indiscriminate use of drugs, especially Ritalin

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Lacrosse
Olympics Basketball
Canada Sports

What are the main rules of lacrosse?

the main rule is the game starts with a centre draw and then it whoever get the ball inti the goal blocked by the oppostion goalkeeper. A centre draw is done whenever a goal is scored.

and the game startes with a faceoff peniltes are: cross checking,cress vialation,slash,check without possition,goalkeeper interferins some peniltes are released when your opponite scores a goal.possitions are middfield,attack,defencemen,goal,and somtimes X.X are needed if your shot goes wide to get it and if it goes out of bounes the closes preson to it gets it.the perfict shot is 12-15ft from goal line extended to restraning box

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Canada Sports

Is Canada a federal state like the US?

Nope.

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Parenting and Children
Philippines
Filipino Language and Culture
Canada Sports

What are the characteristics of a Filipino child?

Answer

Filipino children have the same characteristics as any other child. Answer

Don't limit yourself, or your child (or someone else's) by labeling them. Labels belong on soup cans.

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Intellectual Property
Job Training and Career Qualifications
Drama and Acting
Canada Sports

What skills do you need to become a realtor?

To become a realtor one must be at least 18 years of age and have at least a high school diploma. They can not have any convictions for an act that would constitute ground for disciplinary sanction, a crime htat has a direct bearing on the individuals ability to practice competently or endanger the public. They must take an approved pre-liscensure course and take a written exam. For more information contact your state licensing association. Rules differ from state to state.

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Football - Canadian
Canada Sports
Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Winnipeg

Winnipeg Blue Bombers players 1950-1952 who were the quarterbacks?

Jack Jacobs, an aboriginal quarterback from Oklahoma, led the Blue Bombers to Grey Cup appearances in 1950 and 1953. ========== Joe Zaleski was the backup quarterback for at least part of that time.

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Canada Sports

How do you become a bounty hunter in Canada?

No, because it is illegal in Canada. If you are within the U.S, you can apply. But, you can obtain a license for a state in the U.S, even though you are Canadian, you can go bounty hunting in that specific state.

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Sports
Italy
Canada Sports

What is the national sport in Italy?

The national sport in Italy is soccer.

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Cats (Felines)
Newspapers and Magazines
Canada Sports

How do you discipline a kitten besides spraying with water bottle?

A sharp (not necessarily loud) noise can deter the kittens actions, too. Anything that distracts them ...

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Cheating
Canada Sports
US Census

How many men leave their wives for the other women and how many men stay with the other women?

Men cant understand women because women are stupid. They really are not hard to understand and their brains are tiny.

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Before my life or my marriage fell apart, the only thing I know is what I've heard especially from my own friends. The only thing I can do is feel sad because I knew the people who supposed to be married. Only 3 couples that I know who left their wives, ( the 3 women is my close friends). but they were in the military, so I guess I could use it even though the situation was different.

As this moment, those friends of mine are still in Hawaii, but they didn't remarry.

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Canada Sports
Canada Day

When was Canada day created?

In 1867 in Great Britain

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Thanksgiving
Canada
Canada Sports

Why does Canada celebrate Thanksgiving in October?

Canada has an earlier harvest season than its neighbors to the south. Crops are usually all harvested by mid October therefore the celebration of Thanksgiving is during that month.

Many Canadian provinces also receive Remembrance day (November 11th) as a holiday. In order to break up the holidays, Thanksgiving was placed in October, between the two holidays Labour Day and Remembrance day.

There is also Canada's long association with Britain where the harvest cycle begins with Lammas Day (August 1st) ends at the autumnal equinox in late September. This time of year is associated with the celebration of bounty since the 6th century and is marked by church and laic celebrations

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Sports
Canada Sports

What sports are played without a ball?

there are many: hockey-a puck is used rather than a ball, there's also gymnastics, swimming, diving, wrestling,riding, etc.

Answerhorse riding

bike racing

car racing

boat racing

motor racing

bull racing

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Economics
History of Africa
Nigeria
Canada Sports

Why is oil so important to Nigeria's economy?

Oil is important to Nigeria's economy because it is 90% of Nigeria's income. The money made from selling oil to other countries helps to build highways, schools and factories. Falling oil prices around the world caused Nigeria's income to drop. Also, years of low rainfall caused food production rate to drop.

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Taxes and Tax Preparation
Criminal Law
Canada
Canada Sports

What do they consider a criminal record when entering Canada?

According to law clerk, Olga Sattarova JD, whose article is cited below: "If you have a trial under way, or there is a warrant for your arrest, or you have charges pending against you, you are considered criminally inadmissible. If you have been convicted of minor offenses (including assault, dangerous driving, DUI, theft, shoplifting, unauthorized possession of firearms, possession of illegal substances, etc.) or indictable criminal offenses (including assault with a deadly weapon, manslaughter, etc.) you prohibited from. Further action is required to find out whether you will be allowed entrance."

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