WONDER #2548: Why Didn't Canada Buy Alaska?
Question 1 of 3
Russia did not want to sell Alaska to __________________ because of its long rivalry with that nation.
- the United States
- Great Britain
Question 2 of 3
What name did many people in the United States give to the purchase of Alaska?
- Canada’s Loss
- Great Britain’s Overlook
- Eisenhower’s Territory
- Seward’s Folly
Question 3 of 3
This Wonder was mostly about...
- the details of the Crimean War.
- why Russia sold Alaska and why Canada didn’t buy it.
- how the Dominion of Canada was established.
- how Alaska saved its otter population.
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