Ville de Montréal
Ville de Montréal
Groupe of Archivists of the Region of Montréal
Quiz IntroductionHochelaga 1500-1642Ville-Marie 1642-1665French Empire 1699-1763Small French Town 1665-1760Conquered City 1760-1800British Commercial Takeover 1800-1850Industrial City 1850-1896Canada's Metropolis 1896-1914North-American City 1914-1929Depression and War 1930-1945Modern City 1945-1960Québec's Metropolis 1960-1992ConclusionQuizEducational Resources

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Chapter 6:
British Commercial Takeover



 1) Which year marked the beginning of a spectacular increase in British immigration to Montréal?

 A. 1805
 B. 1815
 C. 1825
 D. 1835

2) What was the first bank founded in Canada?

 A. The National Bank of Canada
 B. The Royal Bank of Canada
 C. The Bank of Montreal
 D. None of the above

3) In which year was the first Canadian railroad built?

 A. 1803
 B. 1815
 C. 1823
 D. 1836

4) Which building housed the Parliament of Canada between 1844 and 1849?

 A. The St. Anne’s Market
 B. The Bonsecours Market
 C. The Marché Maisonneuve
 D. The Marché Saint-Jacques