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  1. Native American
  2. Bienville
  3. Acadians
  4. Henry Miller Shreve
  5. Norbert Rillieux
  1. a The ___ were Canadians expelled by the British. They came after the original wave of French immigration.
  2. b ___invented the process to refine chunky turbinado crystals into refined white sugar.
  3. c Though established by the French under ___ in 1718, New Orleans has long been home to many ethnic groups that form its unique cultural gumbo.
  4. d Africans were imported as slaves because ___ slaves died from smallpox or escaped into familiar country.
  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. New Orleans has long been a center of ___ serving the agricultural and later industrial sectors of Louisiana's economy.
  2. Areas once uninhabitable around Uptown and the French Quarter were made livable by ___.
  3. The original French pioneers were ___.
  4. Just as the Protestant branch of Christianity was dominant in north Louisiana, the ___ branch of Christianity is predominant in south Louisiana.
  5. Both the Spanish and French nations are historically associated with the ___ faith.

5 True/False questions

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

          

  2. 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.

          

  3. Levees___ prevented the Mississippi River from flooding the city.

          

  4. Anglo-AmericansMany ___ moved west into north Louisiana to raise cotton.

          

  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.