From Prairial to Pop Culture: Day Twenty-four. Departmental culture

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The revolutionary government split up the country into 83 departments named after geographical features such as mountains and rivers. There are five major rivers (fleuves) in France, and they each are associated with at least one department, and one graces the name of no fewer than six! What is the name of that mighty waterway? Which river makes part of the name of six departments in metropolitan France?
1. Rhône
2. Dordogne
3. Garonne
4. Seine
5. Loire

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