Aspects of Government in Canada

Federal Government

- identify the structure of Canada's federal government
- demonstrate an understanding of the components of the federal government

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This activity uses the Federal Government section of the CanadaInfo web site.
http://www.craigmarlatt.com/canada/government/federal.html

Use the information presented on this web page to answer the following questions.

1. What does "Constitutional Monarchy" mean? ________________________________________

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2. Who is our Sovereign? _________________________________________________________

3. Who is our Governor General? __________________________________________________

4. What is the role of the Governor General? __________________________________________

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5. Who is our Head of Government? _________________________________________________

6. Describe one way in which the Senate and House of Commons are similar and one way in which they are different.

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7 Who needs to agree before legislation (laws) can be passed? ____________________________

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