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Which governing body is the mayor the head of?

City council

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Who is the current mayor?

Brian bowman

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Which governing body is the prime minister the head of?

Leader of federal government

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Who is the current prime minister?

Justin Trudeau

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Who is Wab Kinew?

The leader of the opposition

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Who is Elizabeth May?

She is the leader of Green Party

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Who gives royal ascent and at which level??? πŸ‘‘

The crown gives royal ascent at final level of a bill

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The senate only exists at which level? 🌠

Senate desists at the legislative branch, parliament side

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What the speech called that opens parliamentary session? + Who reads it? πŸ‘‘

It’s called the the Queens Speech. The Queen reads it. πŸ‘‘

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Who gets asked the first question at question period? πŸ”ͺ

The leader of opposition can ask the first question βš”οΈ

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Which province/party has the most seats in the senate? πŸ’ˆ

Quebec !!!! πŸ’ˆ

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What are the 3 branches of government? 🌳

Legislative, Executive, Judicial ! πŸ˜‰

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What are the 3 LEVELS of Government?πŸ₯‰

Federal, provincial, and Municipal πŸ…

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What is an Absolute Monarchy?🧐

The monarchy is not held back from constitution 😌

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What are the characteristics of an Authoritarian Government ? 😑

-Has a leader that decides everything that everyone must follow
-No one else has a say
-Like a dictatorship

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What is first past the post? ⚑️

If there is ever a tie in political elections, the first one the get the most votes is the one who has gotten first past the post ⭐️

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What is a Grassroots movement? 🌱

A basis of a district or economical movement 🌱

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In the US what is congress made up of?πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

It’s made up of the House of Representatives, and the Senate ! πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

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Do Aboriginals have the right to self government? πŸ•™

Yes.

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How often must a election occur? πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦

Every 5 years 🍁

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What is a riding? 🐴

Riding is an administrative or electoral division in Canada πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦

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How many seats are there in the House of Commons? 🏫

338 seats ⭐️

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How many seats are there in the Senate??πŸ’₯

105 seats πŸ’Ί

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Which party is currently in power of the Federal Level??? β˜„οΈ

β˜„οΈβ˜„οΈβ˜„οΈLiberals β˜„οΈβ˜„οΈβ˜„οΈ

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Which party is currently in power at the municipal / civic level? πŸ’₯

none TRICK QUESTION πŸ˜‚

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Which party is in power at the provincial level? πŸ€™πŸ»

Conservatives ! πŸ‘₯

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Which party is the Federal Official Opposition and who is their leader? 😑

Leader of Opposition is Wab Kinew

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Who is the current Governor General? What power does the Government General have? 🀠

Julie Payette is Governor General she represents the crown and always ensures that there is a Prime Minister

-reads the throne speech
-can give royal ascent to bills passed by senate and House of Commons

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Who is the current Lieutenant Governor?πŸ’‚πŸ»β€β™€οΈ

Elizabeth Dowdeswell πŸ‘©πŸ»β€βš–οΈ

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What year was Justin Trudeau ejected? Did he have a Minority or Majority government? 🎩

Elected on October 19 , 2015 with majority government

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Where does the Governor General Live? 🏠

The Governor General lives in Ottawa Rideauhall! 🏒

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Where does the Prime Minister live? 🏑

Lives in 24 Sussex Drive In Ottawa 🏬

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Which party is Trump the leader of? πŸŒ‡

Republican Party 🎈

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At which level of government do they follow constitution ? πŸŽ†

The Federal LevelπŸ•‹

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Can a municipal government make a bylaw that affects the whole country? 🏞

No because it’s not their job to do that. πŸ™

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What are Municipal governments responsible for??🌌

Responsible for...
-Lubraries
-Parks
-Community things
Etc 🏞

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What are Provincial Governments responsible for? πŸ›

Responsible for..
-Schooling
-Education
-Social Services
Etc πŸ™

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What are Federal Governments responsible for? πŸ•

Responsible for...
-Conducting National affairs
-Immigration
-Air Travel
More! ✈️

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Who is responsible for the official Multiculturalism Policy? πŸš₯

Pierre Trudeau (1969)
πŸ—Ί

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What is Ethnicity ? πŸ—»

Belonging to a social group that has a common cultural national traditions πŸ–

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What is demography? πŸ—Ύ

The study of statistics such as births, disease, and composition of human population 🏀

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What year was the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights proclaimed? β›±

December 10th 1948 β›©

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Is it illegal to spread hate against people based on race colour religion or origin? πŸ§‘πŸ½πŸ‘±πŸΎβ€β™€οΈπŸ‘΄πŸ»πŸ§’πŸ»

Yes that’s a Hate Crime πŸ‘€

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Democracy

To vote

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Two types of democracy

Direct demoracy
-representative democracy

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Direct democracy

When everyone gets their own vote

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Representative democracy

When one person votes on half of a group

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Candidates

To apply for job or nominated for election

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Platform

What u stand for

50

Vote

50%+1

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Voting

When election is called a date

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Campaign

Get ur name image and platform

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Canvassing

Going door to door

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Provincial seats

57

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Suffrage

The right to vote in political elections

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Petition

Formal written request signed by many people with respect to particular cause

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Premier

A prime minister or other head of government

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Election

Candidate

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Political party

A group of people who come together to contest election and hold power on government

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Reeve

President of a village or town council

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Hansard

Official records of debates

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Voting do?

A choice between two or more candidates

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Sergeant at arms

Assembly whose duty includes maintaining order and security

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Prime minister

The head of an elected government

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Constituency

A body of votes in specified areas

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Legislative

Having a power to make laws

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Cabinet minister

A member of a parliamentary cabinet

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Speaker of the house

A person that speaks everything for others

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Table officers

Record of the votes

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Mayor

Elected head of a city or town

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Poll

A process of voting in an election

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Ballot

A process of voting in writing and typically in secret

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Senate

Any of various legislative of governing bodies

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unesco

United nation as educational scientific and cultural organization

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Riding

An electoral district of Canada

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Parliament

Part of government

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Mace

Item needed to be able to start a meeting at important place

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Wards

The people who sit in places

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Councillor s

The person that talks about what should happen politically

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House of Commons what is it

Place where political parties meet to talk about decisions

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Freedoms

A right that applies to all citizens

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Trail

A court case to find if someone is guilty or innocent of a charge

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Defendant

Person being charged of a crime in court

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Prosecution

Crown or government will try to prove the accused is guilty

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Accused

Defendant, person accused of committing a crime prior to trial

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Brian bowman

Mayor and leader of city council

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Brian Palister

Leader of Conservative party

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Speech opens a parliamentary

Queen

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3 branches of government

Legislative
Executive
Judicial

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Three levels of government

Federal
Provincial
Municipal

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Authoritarian government

Leader that decides everything

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Grassroots movement

Political basis of a district or economic movement

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Constitution is what government

Federal

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Ethnicity

Belonging to a social group that has a common cultural tradition

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3 classes of immigrants

Independent class, family class, refugees

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Criteria for becoming a Canadian citizen

Must be 18
-lived in Canada for 3 years
- know English or French right and responsibilities

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Deportation

Legally removing someone from the country and putting them back to their foreign country

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Refugee

Person who was forced to leave their country to escape war

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No law in?

Criminal court

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Prime minister during ww1

Sir Robert laid Borden

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Prime minister of ww2

William Lyon Mackenzie king

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Create universal health care system

Tommy Douglas

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What happened to Franz Ferdinand

He got assasinated in australia with his wife

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Canada Prime Minister who won noble prize

Lester Bowles Pearson for peacekeeping and saving people

105

First prime minister of Canada

John a Macdonald

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Famous five

Emily Murphy
Irene parlby
Nellie McClung
Louise McKinney
Henrietta Muir Edwards

They fought for woman to be able to sit in the Canadian senate

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Terry fox raised money for...

Cancer

108

Louis riel convicted of ...

Murder from killing Scott

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Manitoba joined confederation in...

1870

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This person established New France

Samuel de Champlain in 1806

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Hearsay

A report of another persons word by a witness

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Truth & reconciliation has

An official body charged with the investigation of claims of human rights

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%of Canada indigenous ppl

4.3%

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Newest Canadian territory

Nunavut

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When was confederation

1867

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Global warming

A gradual increase in overal temperature of the earths atmosphere generally attributive to the greenhouse

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Live in developing countries
Amount

4/5

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Bill

Good idea

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Developing country

A poor agricultural country that is seeking to become more advanced economically