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The Western Canadian Provinces

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Four provinces and two territories form Western Canada: Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia, the Yukon Territory, and the Northwest Territories. Maps, photographs, live photography, and graphics help present an overview of the region. Describes each province and territory, its size, population, commerce, capital, climate, points of interest, resources, history, and geographic areas.

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Runtime: 23 minutes

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Grade Level: 7 - 12
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Grade Level: 10 - 12
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Grade Level: 5 - 10
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