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  5. New Orleans
  1. a Off-shore ___ rigs in the Gulf of Mexico brought ___ refining to South Louisiana in the 1960s.
  2. b New Orleans has long been a center of ___ serving the agricultural and later industrial sectors of Louisiana's economy.
  3. c ___ was established to enable the French to control trade on the Mississippi River. It remains a major American port city.
  4. d ___ made the commute from the Garden District to Downtown faster and encouraged the development of residential districts around New Orleans.
  5. e The ___ were Canadians expelled by the British. They came after the original wave of French immigration.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The ___ branch of Christianity arrived first in north Louisiana at Natchitoches and Los Adaes.
  2. Though established by the French under ___ in 1718, New Orleans has long been home to many ethnic groups that form its unique cultural gumbo.
  3. North Louisiana has historically been more associated with the ___ branch of the Christian faith, though other faiths have long been represented in the region.
  4. ___invented the process to refine chunky turbinado crystals into refined white sugar.
  5. The original business of Louisiana was the trade in ___ between the French and Native Americans.

5 True/False questions

  1. sugar caneThe ___ were Canadians expelled by the British. They came after the original wave of French immigration.

          

  2. LeveesThe original business of Louisiana was the trade in ___ between the French and Native Americans.

          

  3. Roman CatholicBoth the Spanish and French nations are historically associated with the ___ faith.

          

  4. Roman CatholicThe ___ branch of Christianity arrived first in north Louisiana at Natchitoches and Los Adaes.

          

  5. cottonAfricans 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.