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Canada consists of ten provinces and three territories that extend from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean and north into the Arctic Ocean. It is one of the most diverse and multicultural nations in the world.

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Global Celebrations: Canada Day

By Julie Yeros | July 1, 2015

What is Canada Day? Canada Day is a national holiday celebrating the country’s independence from Great Britain in 1867. The new nation, still loyal to Great Britain, was called the Dominion of Canada and consisted of only four provinces ((Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Ontario, and Quebec). Now, there are 10 provinces and 3 territories. At first the holiday was…