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Eighth Grade (Grade 8) United States (Local) Questions

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Grade 8 Louisiana
Which Natural Disaster is most common in Louisiana?
  1. Tornado
  2. Ice Storm
  3. Hurricane
  4. Earthquake
Grade 8 Louisiana
What states border Louisiana?
  1. Mississippi, Texas, Arkansas
  2. California, Florida, Georgia
  3. New York, Illinois, Michigan
  4. Illinois, Oklahoma, Nebraska
Grade 8 Louisiana
In which of the 8 natural regions of the United States is Louisiana located?
  1. Gulf Coastal Plain
  2. Blue Ridge
  3. Cumberland Plateu
  4. Hghland Rim
Grade 8 Louisiana
Which answer is NOT one of the 3 parts of the Mississippi floodplan?
  1. Natural Levees
  2. Swamp
  3. Passes
  4. Calcasieu River
Grade 8 Louisiana
Which river is most important to the History of Louisiana?
  1. Calcasieu River
  2. Mississippi River
  3. Pearl River
  4. Sabine River
Grade 8 Louisiana
Which river flows through our great city of Lake Charles?
  1. Cane River
  2. Pearl River
  3. Calcasieu River
  4. Choctaw River
Grade 8 Mississippi
Which state was Hardy from?
  1. Alabama
  2. Mississippi
  3. Louisiana
  4. Georgia
Grade 8 Mississippi
Men in early Hattiesburg were interested in these organizations that have local branches:
  1. Chapter Societies
  2. Literary Societies
  3. Teachers
  4. Labor Unions
Grade 8 Mississippi
Groups of women in early Hattiesburg that were interested in literature:
  1. Chapter Societies
  2. Teachers
  3. Literary Societies
  4. Ladies Aid Societies
Grade 8 Mississippi
South Mississippi College turned into which school?
  1. Ladies Aides Society
  2. Mississippi Normal College
  3. Mississippi Woman's College
  4. South Mississippi College
Grade 8 Mississippi
University of Southern Mississippi's first name?
  1. South Mississippi College
  2. Mississippi Woman's College
  3. Mississippi Normal College
  4. William Carey University
Grade 8 Mississippi
How long was Camp Shelby open for the first time?
  1. six years
  2. six months
  3. eight years
  4. eight months
Grade 8 Mississippi
What was the nickname of the 38th Infantry Division after it was stationed at Camp Shelby?
  1. Devil Brigade
  2. Big Red One
  3. Cyclone Division
  4. Walker Rangers
Grade 8 Mississippi
What school did William Hardy help start?
  1. University of Southern Mississippi
  2. Sylvarena Academy
  3. Mississippi Woman's College
  4. William Carey University
Grade 8 Mississippi
Who is Camp Shelby named after?
  1. George S. Shelby
  2. Carrol Shelby
  3. Issac Shelby
  4. Cassi Shelby
Grade 8 Mississippi
Which state did Capt. Hardy walk from all the way to Mississippi?
  1. Alabama
  2. North Carolina
  3. Virginia
  4. North Dakota
Grade 8 Mississippi
Hattiesburg is built on the junction of two rivers. What are they?
  1. Mississippi and Pearl Rivers
  2. Leaf and Bouie Rivers
  3. Little Black and Tombigbee Rivers
  4. Amazon and Nile Rivers
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