1.  Of several definitions re the origin of ‘Canuck’ the one given the most credence is that it was originally an American term referring to a French Canadian, but is now in general use for any Canadian.
  2. There are 11 points on the Canadian flag’s maple leaf.
  3. The first baseball game ever recorded was played in Canada, on June 4, 1838, in Ingersoll, Ontario.
  4. Queen Elizabeth II signed the Constitution Act, finally giving Canada complete independence, on April 17th,1982.
  5. Canada’s deepest underground laboratory is near Sudbury, Ontario. It specializes in research into neutrinos and dark matter.