Who was Canada's first prime minister? Easy question, right? Okay, who was Canada's second prime minister? Try these: Who created the ookpik? Whose real name was Gladys Mary Smith? What does the acronym CANDU stand for? You'll find the answers to 750 questions like these in this entertaining collection of Canadian trivia.
There's something here for everyone--from the born and bred Canadian to the visitor wanting to know more about this great country. In no particular order, and with easy and difficult questions intermixed, these 75 quizzes are sure to appeal to all ages and knowledge levels.
So, here's your chance to educate your family, stump your friends, and become an expert on all things Canada.
About the author
Calvin Coish was "born and bred" in Newfoundland. He has published more than twenty books including Season of the Seal, Stories of the Mi'kmaq, Exploring the Atlantic Canadian Provinces, and Atlantic Canadian Crosswords--but he is best known for his highly successful quiz books, including Canada Quiz, Nova Scotia Quiz, New Brunswick Quiz, Newfoundland Quiz, and Prince Edward Island Quiz. He has more than twenty-five years experience as an educator and counsellor. He lives in Grand Falls-Windsor, Newfoundland.