Ch 32: Canadian History

About This Chapter

Watch quick videos, read texts, and learn about Canada's geography, history and contemporary issues. Use the self-assessment quizzes to gauge your comprehension of key topics about the country.

Canadian History - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, you'll be introduced to Canada's geography, such as its location, physical features, political boundaries, population distribution and environmental issues. Our professional instructors teach you about Canada's culture and its contemporary social issues as well as its history. After watching the videos in this chapter, you'll be able to:

  • Provide details of Canada's physical and human geography
  • Discuss Canada's cultural characteristics
  • Describe how Canada was impacted by European exploration and colonization
  • Detail the effects of weapons and diseases brought to Canada by explorers
  • Understand Canada's current issues and concerns

Learning about Canada's history is fun and easy when you utilize the short video and text lessons in this chapter. You'll quickly get up to speed on critical Canadian concepts by watching these videos that are only about 5-10 minutes long. Each uses engaging graphics and animations that make it easy for you to retain important information. The lessons are taught by a subject expert who is available to answer questions about any topics you're struggling with. You'll also find self-assessment quizzes after each lesson to test your knowledge of the material.

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