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 8:
Canada's Metropolis



 1) Between 1896 and 1914, which factor contributed to Montréal's population boom?

 A. Immigration
 B. The municipal annexation program
 C. The rural exodus
 D. All of the above

2) Which street—still important today—was home to immigrants at the turn of the century?

 A. Rue Saint-Jacques
 B. Rue Sainte-Catherine
 C. Boulevard Saint-Laurent
 D. Rue Jean-Talon

3) In which year did Canada's first movie theatre open its doors?

 A. 1895
 B. 1896
 C. 1900
 D. 1906

4) At the beginning of the 20th century, which political group called for changes in municipal administration in order to eradicate corruption?

 A. The Populists
 B. The Reformists
 C. The Conservatives
 D. The Liberals