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  1. a The ___ were Canadians expelled by the British. They came after the original wave of French immigration.
  2. b ___ prevented the Mississippi River from flooding the city.
  3. c Off-shore ___ rigs in the Gulf of Mexico brought ___ refining to South Louisiana in the 1960s.
  4. d Just as the Protestant branch of Christianity was dominant in north Louisiana, the ___ branch of Christianity is predominant in south Louisiana.
  5. e ___ made the commute from the Garden District to Downtown faster and encouraged the development of residential districts around New Orleans.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Both the Spanish and French nations are historically associated with the ___ faith.
  2. Improvements in public health and medicine reduced disease-related fears of living in the ___ environment of New Orleans.
  3. The original French pioneers were ___.
  4. New Orleans has long been a center of ___ serving the agricultural and later industrial sectors of Louisiana's economy.
  5. Africans were imported as slaves because ___ slaves died from smallpox or escaped into familiar country.

5 True/False questions

  1. sugar caneThe French created ___ plantations and brought the first African slaves into Louisiana to work in the cane fields.

          

  2. BienvilleNew Orleans has long been a center of ___ serving the agricultural and later industrial sectors of Louisiana's economy.

          

  3. ProtestantNorth Louisiana has historically been more associated with the ___ branch of the Christian faith, though other faiths have long been represented in the region.

          

  4. Henry Miller Shreve___ invented steamboats powerful enough to go up the Mississippi River and crane-boats to open the log jam on the Red River, railroads.

          

  5. environmentsPlaces shape people as they adapt to various ___.

          

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