A detailed map of canada and map menu see below for provinces and territories the capital cities of the provinces and territories the following are the capital cities of the 10 provinces from west to east and the 3 territories. 94 250 sq mi 244 106 sq km.
The great lakes constitute one of the largest freshwater systems on earth containing 18 of the world s surface freshwater.
Map of canada with capitals and great lakes. Canada is located in the northern hemisphere on the continent of north america. Can you locate all five of the great lakes on a map. In fact you might be able to guess the capital of quebec but you should probably study for this quiz to get the capital of prince edward island or saskatchewan.
Only the polar ice caps and lake baikal in siberia contain more freshwater than the great lakes. Canada is bounded on the northeast by greenland and on the northwest by alaska. Spanning more than 1 200 kilometres from west to east the lakes provide water for consumption transportation industry and recreation and are integral to the ecology.
View more details on full details of canada open government. This map shows lakes cities towns states rivers main roads and secondary roads in great lakes area. Province capitals map quiz game.
The great lakes map quiz game. It is bounded by the arctic ocean on the north by the united states and the great lakes on the south by the atlantic ocean on the east and by the pacific ocean on the west. Many of these features are named.
An outline map showing the coastline boundaries and major lakes and rivers for canada and nearby countries and for canada capitals populated places and the graticule. Superior michigan huron erie and ontario. Memorizing the names of the great lakes is often done with the help of a mnemonic device by simply recalling the word homes the five lake names come to mind.
This chain of 5 large freshwater lakes form the largest lake group in the world covering an area of 95 000 sq miles. Full details of canada. But there s a hitch in this quiz you have to identify the great lake on a map so knowing the names will only get you so far.
Once vital to fur trading and regional development in the early history of canada and the united states the great lakes in modern times remain today a significant transportation route for iron ore steel petroleum grain american automobiles and more. Toronto montreal and vancouver are canada s three largest cities and are rated as some of the nicest places to live in the world but only toronto is also a provincial capital.