This test has four new item sets focusing on the following:

  • describe the impact of different groups on Louisiana’s culture (i.e., Creoles, Cajuns, Native Americans, French, and Spanish)
  • explain how migration and settlement of Native Americans, French, Acadians/Cajuns, and Spanish helped to create Louisiana’s culture.
  • describe how technology helped to spread Louisiana’s culture.
  • summarize how Louisiana developed over time from Native American civilizations through exploration, colonization, and the Louisiana Purchase to statehood.

Two of these Item Sets have constructed response questions
This test also has 8 discrete items testing the Louisiana State Standards for a total of 28 questions.