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Question 1

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in the cumbrian floods how much did it cost to repair the damage was it
Answer
  • 1 million pounds
  • 10 million pounds
  • 100 million pounds

Question 2

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the most expensive land to buy is in the cbd
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 3

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how many people live in London?
Answer
  • 7.20 million
  • 2.70 million
  • 720 million
  • 270 million
  • 1

Question 4

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how many people live in London?
Answer
  • 7.20 million
  • 2.70 million
  • 720 million
  • 270 million
  • 1

Question 5

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where are flood plains?
Answer
  • towns
  • by the sea
  • on either side of a river

Question 6

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in a map grid reference do you go
Answer
  • along the corridor and up the stairs
  • up the stairs along the corridor

Question 7

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how are levees made
Answer
  • man made
  • made by a river depositing the silt
  • made by animals
  • made by earthquakes

Question 8

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what is dregging
Answer
  • digging up the mud and stones from the bottom of the river
  • making rivers wider
  • making the river deeper by collecting the mud and stones from the bottom of the river
  • placing flood defences on rivers

Question 9

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levees are found by rivers after they flood
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 10

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what is hard engineering?
Answer
  • building dams and strong defences along rivers
  • diverting rivers to other places
  • moving people away from rivers
  • making the river more dangerous
  • putting up metal and concrete blocks on the side of rivers to top it over flowing

Question 11

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what is soft engineering?
Answer
  • doing minimal work on rivers by putting short term defences up like sand bags
  • building dams
  • diverting rivers
  • sending texts to people who will be flooded to warn them of the flood

Question 12

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how are ox bow lakes formed
Answer
  • river erodes outside of the river forming a neck the neck is then broken through by the river the river then deposits its load and over time the ox bow lake is blocked of by deposition.
  • when the river dries up and then rains leaving a lake
  • when the river gets blocked at two points forming an ox bow lake

Question 13

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meanders only happen in the lower course of the river
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 14

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tributerys are when the river bounces rocks along the bottom of the river
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 15

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what is hydrolic action?
Answer
  • it is when water forces its way into rocks and brakes them apart when it freezes
  • it is when rivers rub rocks against the side of the river eroding it away

Question 16

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what is a greenfield site
Answer
  • a site that has already been built on
  • a site that is green
  • a site that has not been built on before

Question 17

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a brownfield site has been built on before
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 18

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what does cbd stand for
Answer
  • central buisness district
  • central banking district
  • curry buisness disapointment
  • correct definition dobby

Question 19

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what is the rural fringe?
Answer
  • the outside area of land outside of the city country side
  • the inner most part of the city
  • the area of land just outside of the city center

Question 20

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cbd is where all of the factories used to be before they close down and moved and got turned into shops and new buildings
Answer
  • True
  • False