5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Salt domes
- Coastal Marsh
- a ___ may be considered in physical and cultural (or human) terms.
- b Many in New Orleans, slave and free, worked on the docks and as laborers. Some were entrepreneurs and musicians.
- c ___ such as Avery Island, are found on the Chenier Plain.
- d 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.
- e A wetter cultural subregions of South Louisiana
5 Multiple choice questions
- The coastline of southeast Louisiana from Pearl River to Marsh Island.
- ___ lakes are formed when clay plugs form and the river bypasses an old meander. The new course is called a neck cutoff.
- ___ control is an ongoing struggle on the Mississippi River Alluvial Plain.
- New Orleans was established by ___ settlers over forty years before the Acadians arrived in South Louisiana.
- The ___ Entrenchment is the soil deposited around 18,000 years ago when the ice age caused the sea level to drop. The ___ Entrenchment is around 400 feet below the present sea level.
5 True/False questions
distributary → Also known as "human geography," ___ geography discusses the human aspects of a place.
Acadians → 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.
Shreve → Originally meant a person of French ancestry born in a colony. Later it referred to persons of mixed French and African-American heritage.
Scotch-Irish → ___ immigrants were hired to dig canals because the work was considered too dangerous for expensive slaves.
Jews → German immigrants to New Orleans included Protestants, Catholics, and ___. Many were skilled tradesmen and entrepreneurs.