10 Facts about Canada

1. Canada is the second largest country in the world, right after Russia.

2.Every Christmas, one million letters are addressed to Santa Claus at his own postal code:
“H0H 0H0, North Pole, Canada.”

3. With 1,896 km (1,178 mi), the Yonge Street in Canada, is the longest streetin the world.

4. Canada has no weapons of mass destruction since 1984 and has signed treaties repudiating their possession.

5. Police Departments in Canada give out “positive tickets” when they see people doing something positive.6. Americans haveinvaded Canada twice, in 1775 and 1812. Theylost both times.7. The third country in space, after The U.S. and the USSR, was Canada, which was considered to have the most advanced space program in 1962.8. Canada consumes the most doughnuts and has the most doughnut shops per capita of any country in the world.9. Canada is the World’s Most Educated Country: over half its residents have college degrees.10. Canada’s lowest recorded temperature was -81.4 degrees Fahrenheit (-63 C) in 1947.

 

 

 

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