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QUIZ: Name These 10 Canadian Landmark Locations

Everyone Canadian knows the CN Tower and Niagara Falls, but how many of these lesser known landmarks locations can you identify?

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  1. 1. What body of water does the Confederation Bridge cross?

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    Northumberland Strait
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    Straight of Canso
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    Cabot Straight
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    Straight of Belle Isle
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    Abegweit Passage of Northumberland Strait

    Canada's longest bridge, Prince Edward Islanders often referred to the bridge as the "Fixed Link".

  2. 2. What city will you find the Big Nickel?

    Via en.wikipedia.org
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    Sydney, NS
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    Sudbury, ON
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    Labrador City, NFLD
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    Keno City, YK
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    Sudbury, ON

    The Big Nickel is a nine-metre (30 ft) replica of a 1951 Canadian nickel, located at the grounds of Dynamic Earth.

  3. 3. What town will you find the World's Largest Lobster?

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    Yarmouth, NS
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    Wolfville, NS
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    Shediac, NB
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    Cow Head, NFLD
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    Shediac, NB

    At the western entrance to the town is a 90-tonne sculpture self titled The World's Largest Lobster.

  4. 4. What famous bay will you find the Hopewell Rocks?

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    Hudson Bay
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    Bay of Fundy
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    Malpeque Bay
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    James Bay
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    Bay of Fundy

    The Hopewell Rocks are located on the shores of the Bay of Fundy at Hopewell Cape. This attraction is one of the Marine Wonders of the World, and is the site of some of the World’s Highest Tides.

  5. 5. What is the name of this famous century home?

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    Bethune Memorial House
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    Bell Homestead
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    Green Gables
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    Emily Carr House
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    Green Gables

    One of the most notable literary landmarks in Canada, The Green Gables farm and its surroundings are the setting for the popular Anne of Green Gables novels by Lucy Maud Montgomery. The 19th-century farm is located in Cavendish, Prince Edward Island.

  6. 6. What city is this famous Citadel located?

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    Halifax, NS
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    Quebec City, PQ
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    Winnepeg, MB
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    Toronto, ON
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    Quebec City, PQ

    The Citadelle is a National Historic Site of Canada; the fortress is located within the Historic District of Old Quebec, which was designated a World Heritage Site in 1985.

  7. 7. What Canadian province will you find the World's Largest Dinosaur?

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    Saskatchewan
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    Alberta
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    British Columbia
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    Manitoba
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    The "World's Largest Dinosaur" is the name of a model Tyrannosaurus rex located in the town of Drumheller, a town in the Badlands of east-central Alberta, on the Red Deer River.

  8. 8. In what Canadian city will you find the Peace Bridge?

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    Regina, SK
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    Victoria, BC
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    Winnipeg, MB
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    Calgary, AB
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    Calgary, AB

    Just 3 years old, the Peace Bridge is a pedestrian bridge, designed by Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava, that accommodates both pedestrians and cyclists crossing the Bow River.

  9. 9. What city will you find this famous Canadian Fort?

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    Louisbourg, NS
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    Toronto, ON
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    Rocky Point, PEI
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    Winnipeg, MB
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    Winnipeg, MB

    Lower Fort Garry was built in 1830 by the Hudson's Bay Company on the western bank of the Red River, 32 km north of the original Fort Garry.

  10. 10. In what location will you find this replica Viking Settlement?

    Via flyfishing-tuckamore.com
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    L'Anse aux Meadows, NFLD
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    Harbour Grace, NFLD
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    Tadoussac, PQ
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    Port Royal, NS
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    L'Anse aux Meadows, NFLD

    Norstead: A Viking Village and Port of Trade is a reconstruction of a Viking Age settlement, located near L'Anse aux Meadows (Jellyfish Cove) in northernmost tip of the island of Newfoundland.

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