Houghton Mifflin Social Studies
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Chapter 1, Lesson 1: A Tale of One City (pp. 4-8)

I. Where Is New Orleans?

II. Who Lives in New Orleans?
    A. The city of New Orleans has a pluralistic culture, which means it is made up of many different kinds of people.

    B. The Creoles show the diversity of New Orleans in their food and ways of life which mix French and African cultures.

III. How Is America Like New Orleans?
    A. The United States, like New Orleans, is a pluralistic culture.

    B. Other cities, such as New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago, also have people from many different cultures.

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