Canada versus France – Part Deux

Canada versus France – Part Deux

by: Marc

I know, the first part of this blog has recently been published, but I noticed a lot of differences these days. – Yesterday I watched TV, nothing fancy you might tell me. But I was surprised to see every 5 to 10 minutes some advertising, you can’t see a movie or a TV show without seeing advertising. Yes there is TV advertising in France, of course, but only one per movie and TV show. I don’t think I could get used to this. – Communication is the biggest difference between France and Canada. How many people asked me “How are you ?” “Where are you from?” “Why are you here ?” “Are you a student?” in the bus or in the street whereas I didn’t know them. Why did they ask me that? Even in the shops when I order something to eat they ask me these questions. My roommate explained…

Canada versus France - Part Un

by: Marc

The fact that I am French and living in Canada, I think it could be a good idea to make a survey about the differences between France and Canada. I’ve been in Canada for a few weeks so I can’t make a full survey for now. That’s why I’ll post several blogs on “Canada Versus France” throughout my internship at FPM3. First, I think few comparisons on simple elements can help you get a broader overview of the differences: In Canada, there are 35 Million people per (approximately) 10 Million square kilometers. In France, there are 66 Million people per 552,000 square kilometers. If France were your home instead of Canada you would: – use 56.04% less electricity (now I understand… I’ve lived through the coldest winter of my life) – consume 53.69% less oil – have 33.67% less chance of dying in infancy – have 20.91% more babies – make 14.58%…

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