5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- South Louisiana
- North Louisiana
- a The ___ are deltas formed as the Mississippi River switched its route to the Gulf.
- b More ethnically French; more associated with the Roman Catholic branch of the Christian faith; historically more engaged in sugar cane farming.
- c The ___ Hills were formed by material left behind by glaciers.
- d More ethnically Anglo; more associated with the Protestant branch of the Christian faith; historically more engaged in cotton farming
- e New Orleans was established by ___ settlers over forty years before the Acadians arrived in South Louisiana.
5 Multiple choice questions
- First brought to north Louisiana as slaves to work on cotton plantations
- Early ___ immigrants in New Orleans often took on French versions of their last names. They had a mutual aid society in New Orleans by 1843. The largest wave of their immigration was from 1890 to 1910.
- Pioneers, many came to north Louisiana to grow cotton before the Civil War
- The Mississippi River discharges 420 ___ gallons of water per day
- Also known as "human geography," ___ geography discusses the human aspects of a place.
5 True/False questions
Oxbow → The ___ are deltas formed as the Mississippi River switched its route to the Gulf.
Acadians → French, expelled from Canada, moved to south Louisiana
German → The ___ Ridge is one elevated area formed by debris deposited by glaciers in the last ice age.
Isleños → The older part of Louisiana, formed during the Mesozoic (250 m.y.a. to 65 m.y.a.) and Cenozoic Eras (65 m.y.a to the present).
Red → The ___ River is currently a tributary of the Mississippi River, but in the past has gone straight to the Gulf of Mexico.