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 7:
Industrial City



 1) Starting in 1825, I helped ships avoid the Lachine Rapids. Factories were built along my shores in the industrial era. What am I?

 A. The Rideau Canal
 B. The St. Lawrence Seaway
 C. The Lachine Canal
 D. None of the above

2) With my two storeys and flat roof, I was a typical example of working-class architecture after 1850. What am I?

 A. The bungalow
 B. The terrace house
 C. The duplex
 D. None of the above

3) Which railway crossed Canada from coast to coast?

 A. Canadian National
 B. Canadian Pacific
 C. The Grand Trunk Railway
 D. None of the above

4) Which community settled in Montréal in the 1880s?

 A. The Irish
 B. The Italians
 C. The Jews
 D. The Portuguese