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  1. a The ___ were Canadians expelled by the British. They came after the original wave of French immigration.
  2. b The original business of Louisiana was the trade in ___ between the French and Native Americans.
  3. c New Orleans has long been a center of ___ serving the agricultural and later industrial sectors of Louisiana's economy.
  4. d ___invented the process to refine chunky turbinado crystals into refined white sugar.
  5. e ___ invented steamboats powerful enough to go up the Mississippi River and crane-boats to open the log jam on the Red River, railroads.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. North Louisiana has historically been more associated with the ___ branch of the Christian faith, though other faiths have long been represented in the region.
  2. The French created ___ plantations and brought the first African slaves into Louisiana to work in the cane fields.
  3. The ___ branch of Christianity arrived first in north Louisiana at Natchitoches and Los Adaes.
  4. The cotton gin, invented by ___, increased demand for land for cotton farming.
  5. Both the Spanish and French nations are historically associated with the ___ faith.

5 True/False questions

  1. CaddoAfricans forced into slavery in Haiti were coerced into adopting Roman Catholicism. However, they blended Catholic saints with old African gods and formed ___. It arrived in New Orleans with refugees from a slave revolt in Haiti.


  2. Trolleys___ made the commute from the Garden District to Downtown faster and encouraged the development of residential districts around New Orleans.


  3. New Orleans___ was established to enable the French to control trade on the Mississippi River. It remains a major American port city.


  4. Anglo-AmericansAfricans were imported as slaves because ___ slaves died from smallpox or escaped into familiar country.


  5. Native AmericanAfricans were imported as slaves because ___ slaves died from smallpox or escaped into familiar country.


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