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1. The largest birch bark boat created in Canada was called………

  • The Dugout Canoe
  • The Montreal Canoe
  • The Pacific Coast Canoe

2. The main mode of transportation on the prairies was…..

  • Horses
  • Horse and Buggy
  • Walking

3. What material was used across Canada to construct canoes?

  • Paper birch bark
  • Redwood
  • White Cedar

4. When making a canoe, spruce gum was used for….

  • Binding Seams
  • Sealing
  • Chewing

5. Before the Europeans introduced beads, ribbon and buttons, many Aboriginal women used __________ _______ to decorate clothing.

  • Coloured rocks
  • Goose Down
  • Porcupine quills

6. What type of canoe was used in costal regions?

  • Shallow Canoe
  • Dugout Canoe
  • Outrigger Canoe

7. The scientific principles of _________ and _____ are important to canoe design.

  • Buoyancy and drag
  • Drag and streamline
  • Streamline and buoyancy

8. To caulk something is to…

  • cook it until it is very well done
  • make waterproof by filling the seams or joints
  • shave down the rough edges

Answers:

1. Montreal Canoe
2. Walking
3. Paper birch bark
4. Sealing
5. porcupine quills
6. Dugout Canoe
7. Buoyancy and drag
8. make waterproof by filling the seams or joints

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