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QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

To celebrate the B.C. Day long weekend, test your knowledge of the province with these 12 questions
BC Lions quarterback Nathan Rourke throws a pass during first half of CFL football action against the Toronto Argonauts in Vancouver, B.C., Saturday, June 25, 2022. How many times have the Lions played in the Grey Cup? THE CANADIAN PRESS/Rich Lam

B.C. Day, on Monday, Aug. 1, is a statutory holiday to celebrate the province of British Columbia.

While the day is appreciated as a summer long weekend, it is also a time to consider this province, its history and the amazing things it has to offer.

How much do you know about British Columbia? Put your knowledge to the test with these 12 questions.

Good luck.

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John Arendt

About the Author: John Arendt

John Arendt has worked as a journalist for more than 30 years. He has a Bachelor of Applied Arts in Journalism degree from Ryerson Polytechnical Institute.
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