It’s a snapshot of what was in people’s mind in 2012 but Google’s most searched terms this year also provide a glimpse into what Albertans cared about or what the rest of Canada was curious about when it came to the province.

According to Google's annual exploration of web search data, Alberta politicians, cities, and musicians all figured prominently in searches in 2012. Take our quiz and see how the province fared.

Alberta In Google's Most Searched For 2012

It’s a snapshot of what was in people’s mind in 2012 but Google’s most searched terms this year also provide a look into what Albertans cared about or what the rest of Canada was curious about when it came to the province.

1) Which Albertan Made The Most Searched Canadian Politician In 2012 List? *
Jason Kenney
Alison Redford
Rob Anders
Stephen Harper
2) Which Albertans Made The Most Searched Canadian Musicians In 2012 List? *
Corb Lund
Nickelback
Tegan And Sara
Paul Brandt
3) Where Did The Edmonton Oilers Finish In The Most Searched Canadian Sports Teams? *
Tenth
Sixth
Second
Seventh
4) Where Did The Calgary Flames Finish In The Most Searched Canadian Sports Teams? *
Ninth
First
Sixth
Seventh
5) Who Was The Most Searched Alberta Athlete Of 2012? *
Jessica Zelinka
Jarome Iginla
Paula Findlay
Albertans Didn't Rank
6) Where Did Calgary End Up In The List Of Most Searched Canadian Cities In 2012? *
Third
Fifth
Seventh
Didn't Rank
7) Where Did Edmonton End Up In The List Of Most Searched Canadian Cities In 2012? *
Second
Fourth
Sixth
Didn't Rank
8) What Alberta Treat Appeared Prominently In Google Searches In 2012? *
Bernard Callebaut
Alberta Vodka
Alberta Beef
Big Rock Brewery

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    1. Pinterest 2. Hurricane Sandy 3. Olympics 4. Diablo 3 5. Gangnam Style 6. Hunger Games 7. SOPA 8. Star Académie 9. KONY 10. Zerg Rush

  • Trending Celebrities

    1. Whitney Houston 2. Jeremy Lin 3. Michael Clarke Duncan 4. Morgan Freeman 5. Felix Baumgartner 6. Kate Middleton 7. Neil Armstrong 8. Carly Rae Jepsen 9. Lance Armstrong 10. Katie Holmes

  • Most Searched Canadian Politicians

    1. Stephen Harper 2. Justin Trudeau 3. Vic Toews 4. Thomas Mulcair 5. Peter MacKay 6. Bob Rae 7. Jason Kenney 8. Marc Garneau 9. John Baird 10. Elizabeth May

  • Most Searched Musicians

    1. One Direction 2. Justin Bieber 3. Drake 4. Whitney Houston 5. Rihanna 6. Adele 7. Taylor Swift 8. Nicki Minaj 9. Katy Perry 10. Madonna

  • Most Searched Canadian Musicians

    1. Justin Bieber 2. Drake 3. Carly Rae Jepsen 4. Hedley 5. deadmau5 6. Nickelback 7. Avril Lavigne 8. Neil Young 9. Bryan Adams 10. Leonard Cohen

  • Most Searched Retail

    1. eBay 2. craigslist 3. Canadian Tire 4. Walmart 5. Future Shop 6. Home Depot 7. LesPAC 8. Costco 9. Ikea 10. Sears

  • Most Searched Athletes

    1. Tiger Woods 2. Steve Nash 3. Michael Phelps 4. LeBron James 5. Usain Bolt 6. Sidney Crosby 7. Christiano Ronaldo 8. Kobe Bryant 9. Roger Federer 10. Marta

  • Most Searched Canadian Sports Teams

    1. Toronto Blue Jays 2. Toronto Maple Leafs 3. Vancouver Canucks 4. Montreal Canadiens 5. Winnipeg Jets 6. Edmonton Oilers 7. Calgary Flames 8. Ottawa Senators 9. Toronto Raptors 10. Montreal Impact

  • Most Searched Canadian Olympians

    1. Milos Raonic 2. Alexandre Despatie 3. Christine Sinclair 4. Clara Hughes 5. Ryder Hesjedal 6. Simon Whitfield 7. Adam Van Koeverden 8. Paula Findlay 9. Mary Spencer 10. Jessica Zelinka

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  • Most Searched Cities In Google Maps

    1. Toronto 2. Montreal 3. Calgary 4. Vancouver 5. Ottawa 6. Edmonton 7. Winnipeg 8. Niagara Falls 9. Quebec City 10. Mississauga

  • Most Searched Canadian Food

    1. Bacon 2. Poutine 3. Maple Syrup 4. Yorkshire Pudding 5. Bannock 6. Smoked Meat 7. Kraft Dinner 8. Butter Tarts 9. Sucre a la creme 10. Sugar pie

  • Most Searched Beer

    1. Molson 2. Guinness 3. Budweiser 4. Coors 5. Labatt 6. Moosehead 7. Sleeman 8. Kokanee 9. Keith's 10. Rickard's

  • Most Searched Craft Beer

    1. Granville Island 2. Amsterdam 3. Big Rock 4. Muskoka 5. Creemore 6. Wellington 7. Okanagan Spring 8. James Ready 9. Mill St. 10. Dead Frog

  • Most Searched Career/Job

    1. Teacher 2. Nurse 3. Designer 4. Accountant 5. Mechanic 6. Electrician 7. Therapist 8. Lawyer 9. Chef 10. Retail/Sales Associate

  • Trending Career/Job

    1. Civil Engineer 2. Pharmacist 3. Truck Driver 4. Veterinarian 5. Paralegal 6. Retail/Sales Associate 7. Electrical Engineer 8. Dancer 9. Software Developer 10.Financial Analyst

  • Most Searched Destinations In Google Maps

    1. Hotel 2. Restaurant 3. Camping 4. Walmart 5. Parking 6. Starbucks 7. Costco 8. Home Depot 9. Golf 10. Grocery

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