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  1. a ___invented the process to refine chunky turbinado crystals into refined white sugar.
  2. b ___ invented steamboats powerful enough to go up the Mississippi River and crane-boats to open the log jam on the Red River, railroads.
  3. c The French created ___ plantations and brought the first African slaves into Louisiana to work in the cane fields.
  4. d Areas once uninhabitable around Uptown and the French Quarter were made livable by ___.
  5. e Just as the Protestant branch of Christianity was dominant in north Louisiana, the ___ branch of Christianity is predominant in south Louisiana.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Both the Spanish and French nations are historically associated with the ___ faith.
  2. The original business of Louisiana was the trade in ___ between the French and Native Americans.
  3. Places shape people as they adapt to various ___.
  4. The ___ were Canadians expelled by the British. They came after the original wave of French immigration.
  5. ___ was established to enable the French to control trade on the Mississippi River. It remains a major American port city.

5 True/False questions

  1. oilThe original business of Louisiana was the trade in ___ between the French and Native Americans.

          

  2. Native AmericanMany ___ moved west into north Louisiana to raise cotton.

          

  3. semi-tropicalThe ___ branch of Christianity arrived first in north Louisiana at Natchitoches and Los Adaes.

          

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

          

  5. Air conditioningThe ___ were Canadians expelled by the British. They came after the original wave of French immigration.