What Canadian Province Best Fits Your Manners?

Heather Cahill

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About This Quiz

Welcome to Canada, where everyone is nice. Well... depending on the province, that is! Being nice is a common stereotype in Canada, but you may notice a difference in manners as you travel across the country. Things that are accepted in one part of the country can be different in another. It is the second largest country in the world, so there are naturally a lot of differences from one end to the other! Have you ever wondered which province matches your manners?

Would your manners match the East Coast provinces or the West Coast provinces? Maybe you would fit into the area of the Northwest Territories or the French traditions in Quebec. But if you catch yourself saying sorry, please and thank you more than your neighbors to the south, you don't have too much to worry about! Being polite also has to do with your actions and how you treat people. Whether you believe in karma or not, there's no denying that being a nice person and having great manners will usually pay off! Holding open doors and saying hello to people are only a few ways to exercise your manners.

So, are you ready to see which province you would fit right into? Then take the quiz to find out!

When someone helps you, how do you pay them back?

Do you hold open doors for people?

Are you quick to help someone in need?

If your boss asked you to handle something at work, what would you do?

When someone gives you a gift, do you return the favor?

Do you like to surprise people?

If someone spilled coffee on your notebook, how would you react?

Would you rather give or receive?

Which of the following do you think is disrespectful?

How would you get the attention of someone who is busy?

If you find a closed door, and you're unsure of whether or not someone is inside, what would you do?

Would you go out of your way to do something nice for another person?

How often do you say sorry?

Where do you place your napkin when at the dinner table?

If someone bothers you, what do you do?

What do you do before leaving someone's house?

How often do you give compliments?

What would you do if you accidentally bumped into someone?

If someone tells you a secret, do you keep it?

In an elevator, what would you do if someone was running to get on before the doors closed?

When driving, how do you react when someone wants to merge?

What is the first thing you would teach a child about manners?

If someone is speaking and you wanted to put a thought in before you forgot it, what would you do?

What would you do if you wanted to go into a locked room that belonged to someone else?

How would you critique someone?

When someone does something nice for you, how do you respond?

What do you do upon entering someone's house?

If you notice someone struggling, what would you do?

When holding a conversation, what do you say back when someone asks how you are?

Which of the following don't you do while at the table?

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