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Confederation crossword Solution

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  • 1. The two European countries most important in Canadian history are Britain and ___________.
  • 3. Before Confederation, leaders from New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island were already thinking about a ______________ union.
  • 4. This Father of Confederation from British Columbia changed his name to mean "love of the universe." (Write his whole name as one word.)
  • 7. The newest territory in Canada is ___________.
  • 8. Two provinces entered Confederation in 1905: Saskatchewan and ___________.
  • 9. This Father of Confederation became Canada's first prime minister. (Last name.)
  • 10. There were three conferences leading to Confederation: at Quebec, at London, and at ___________.
  • 11. The newest __________ in Canada is Newfoundland.

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  • 2. Quebec's most famous Father of Confederation joined with John A. Macdonald to form a government before Confederation. His last name was _________.
  • 3. This province entered Confederation in 1870.
  • 5. Manitoba's best-known "Father of Confederation" led the Red River and Northwest Rebellions, and was eventually hanged. His last name was ________.
  • 6. Newfoundland was led into Confederation by Joey _____________.

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