images links abstract
Wiki Code Copy Tips Home

Canada

Canada (Canadian French: [kanadɑ]) is a country in the northern part of North America. 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 total area. Canada's southern border with the United States is the world's longest bi-national land border. Its capital is Ottawa, and its three largest metropolitan areas are Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver. As a whole, Canada is sparsely populated, the majority of its land area being dominated by forest and tundra. Consequently, its population is highly urbanized, with over 80 percent of its inhabitants concentrated in large and medium-sized cities, many near the southern border. Canada's climate varies widely across its vast area, ranging from arctic weather in the north, to hot summers in the southern regions, with four distinct seasons.

Various indigenous peoples have inhabited what is now Canada for thousands of years prior to European colonization. Beginning in the 16th century, British and French expeditions explored, and later settled, along the Atlantic coast. As a consequence of various armed conflicts, France ceded nearly all of its colonies in North America in 1763. In 1867, with the union of three British North American colonies through Confederation, Canada was formed as a federal dominion of four provinces. This began an accretion of provinces and territories and a process of increasing autonomy from the United Kingdom. This widening autonomy was highlighted by the Statute of Westminster of 1931 and culminated in the Canada Act of 1982, which severed the vestiges of legal dependence on the British parliament.

Canada is a parliamentary democracy and a constitutional monarchy, with Queen Elizabeth II being the head of state, with an elected Prime Minister, who serves as the chairman of the federal cabinet, and head of government. The country is a realm within the Commonwealth of Nations, a member of the Francophonie and officially bilingual at the federal level. It ranks among the highest in international measurements of government transparency, civil liberties, quality of life, economic freedom, and education. It is one of the world's most ethnically diverse and multicultural nations, the product of large-scale immigration from many other countries. Canada's long and complex relationship with the United States has had a significant impact on its economy and culture.

A developed country, Canada has the fifteenth-highest nominal per capita income globally as well as the twelfth-highest ranking in the Human Development Index. Its advanced economy is the tenth-largest in the world, relying chiefly upon its abundant natural resources and well-developed international trade networks. Canada is part of several major international and intergovernmental institutions or groupings including the United Nations, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, the G7 (formerly G8), the Group of Ten, the G20, the North American Free Trade Agreement and the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum.



Source: Canada
Martin Luther King Jr.
Becky G
Microsoft
Heather Graham
Black Death
Rae Sremmurd
Michael Vick
Oscar Wilde
Michael Douglas
Vietnam
Fifty Shades Freed
Capitalism
Pirates of the Caribbean (film series)
The Gifted (TV series)
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
Kriti Sanon
Atlanta
Mr. Bean
Jefferson Davis
Hulk Hogan
Los Angeles Dodgers
Logan Lucky
Diane Kruger
List of British stand-up comedians
Artificial intelligence
Lorazepam
The Affair (TV series)
Napoleon
Catherine de' Medici
Ben Shapiro
Banksy
Kelsey Grammer
Drew Brees
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Star Trek
UFC 212
Minnie Driver
Michael Bisping
Internet
Naomi Watts
Dragon Ball Z
Kendall Jenner
Phil Collins
Mike Myers
Now You See Me 2
Murphy's law
Insurance policy
The Hidden Wiki
Kristen Bell
Robert Downey Jr.
Robert Mugabe
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Dark Matter (TV series)
Impractical Jokers
Emily Watson
Tesla, Inc.
Bones (TV series)
Wonder Woman (2017 film)
2017 Las Vegas Strip shooting
List of The Vampire Diaries episodes
List of Scorpion episodes
Henry VIII of England
Will Poulter
Allied (film)
Secret Superstar
David Miscavige
Bryan Cranston
Cold War
The Martian (film)
Hungary
Megalodon
Amelia Earhart
Tamil Nadu
Raccoon
Buddhism
Gay
List of highest-grossing films
Cape Verde
Channing Tatum
Liev Schreiber
Maluma (singer)
M. Night Shyamalan
Elizabeth Debicki
Game of Thrones (season 7)
Barry Seal
Rowan Atkinson
PayPal
Intersex
List of trigonometric identities
Betty White
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Jammu and Kashmir
Tyler Perry
Francis Ford Coppola
Reba McEntire
Weight class (boxing)
Reese Witherspoon
Aladdin (1992 Disney film)
Gregory Peck
Cleopatra
Transport Layer Security
Rob McElhenney
Sweden
John Cleese
Vagina
Braun Strowman
Michelangelo
Air pollution
George Carlin
Kendrick Lamar
Resident Evil (film series)
The Hobbit (film series)
Bijou Phillips
Houston
American football
Tony Blair
Cain and Abel
NBA Most Valuable Player Award
Jenna Fischer
Lindsey Stirling
Joe Arpaio
Cthulhu
Technology
Saudi Arabia
Lauren Cohan
Kristin Chenoweth
Holly Hunter
Jared Leto
Rohit Sharma
Steven Tyler
Jallikattu
Paris Jackson (actress)
Warcraft (film)
Agriculture
Stephen King
Catholic Church
Rosemary Clooney
Machine (2017 film)
Lena Dunham
ADX Florence
Judy Garland
Mission: Impossible (film series)
Lena Headey
Adventure Time
Rohingya people
Little Mix
List of Shameless (U.S. TV series) episodes
Machine learning
Chandragupta Maurya
Kellyanne Conway
Michael Oher
List of longest-running scripted U.S. primetime television series
The Book of Henry
Milo Ventimiglia
Fidel Castro
Seppuku
Michelle Rodriguez
Phoenix, Arizona
Antoine Griezmann
Jared Padalecki
Bonnie and Clyde
List of Intel microprocessors
Robin Wright
Animal
H. R. McMaster
Dopamine
Bobby Cannavale
Woody Harrelson
Beijing
Chloë Sevigny
Kurt Russell
Alan Tudyk
Nikki Bella
Queen Latifah
Lok Sabha
Murder on the Orient Express (2017 film)
Kaby Lake
Keeping Up with the Kardashians
Nayanthara
Despacito
Turkey
Allison Janney
Ketamine
Chechnya
Badminton
Santa Claus
Shutter Island (film)
Stephen Colbert
Isis
Varun Dhawan
Oscar Pistorius
Room (2015 film)
Supernatural (season 12)
The Good Place
Philip K. Dick
Sheryl Sandberg
James Rodríguez
Olivia Newton-John
Peggy Lipton
Julio Jones
TIPS: To create new content for your website or blog...
  1. Enter the title of a Wikipedia article in the box above.
  2. Select your options using the checkboxes, or use default settings.
  3. Click the 'go' button to retrieve the article.
  4. Click the 'Copy Code' button to copy the source code of the article to your clipboard.
  5. Paste the source code into your favorite HTML editor.
  6. Edit the content to suit your needs.
  7. Publish your new content to your website or blog.
  8. IMPORTANT: Before publishing, be sure to make significant changes to avoid creating duplicate content.
buy this site
Custom Website Development