Its ten provinces and three territories extend from the atlantic to the pacific and northward into the arctic ocean covering 9 98 million square kilometres 3 85 million square miles making it the world s second largest country by sum area. But did you know canada s most southern point middle island lake erie ontario is at the same latitude as northern california and the south of france.
Canada has also been divided into distinct small regions of interest like this one on the map above the great lakes region.
Map of canada with capitals and lakes. The topography of canada is varied with mountains plains rivers and lakes. The great lakes constitute one of the largest freshwater systems on earth containing 18 of the world s surface freshwater. You need to get 100 to score the 45 points available.
Canada mountains rivers and lakes map. Province capitals map quiz game. Many of these features are named.
Only the polar ice caps and lake baikal in siberia contain more freshwater than the great lakes. 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. Online quiz to learn map of canada bodies of water lakes rivers islands.
It is the largest lake entirely within canada. 16 top rated tourist attractions in canada. The lake has a surface area of 31 153 sq km 12 028 sq.
Canada has lots of forests lots of grasslands lots of rolling hills and lots and lots of north. 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. The 3 rd largest in north america and the 7 th largest in the world.
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. Miles with a maximum depth of 446 m 1463 ft. Visitors to the great lakes can enjoy one of canada s beautiful beaches in the summer or explore the cold yet thriving streets of toronto in the winter.
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More destinations 14 best places to travel in may. 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. Before you begin the map read a book or two about canada.
Your skills rank. Both lakes have been marked on the map above and are located to the north of the country and are glacial in. Map of canada canada locator map ottawa locator map about us canada is located in the northern hemisphere on the continent of north america.
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. Map of canada bodies of water lakes rivers islands learn by taking a quiz. Canada is a country in the northern ration of north america.