An example of a flood event in the UK

In this lesson we will be learning about the causes & effects of the 2007 Tewkesbury floods.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Hard engineering is...

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Q2.Between 2001 and 2011, spending on UK flood defences...

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Q3.A body of water created behind a dam is known as a...

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Q4.Afforestation will have what effect on the amount of water in the interception store?

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Q5.Which of these land uses is typically not allowed to be located near to the river on a floodplain if floodplain zoning is being used?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Hard engineering is...

1/5

Q2.Between 2001 and 2011, spending on UK flood defences...

2/5

Q3.A body of water created behind a dam is known as a...

3/5

Q4.Afforestation will have what effect on the amount of water in the interception store?

4/5

Q5.Which of these land uses is typically not allowed to be located near to the river on a floodplain if floodplain zoning is being used?

5/5

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An example of a flood event in the UK

Use your learning from your lesson on the 2007 Tewkesbury floods to complete this short quiz.

Q1.Tewkesbury is located in the...

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Q2.Tewkesbury is at the confluence of which two rivers?

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Q3.Urbanisation increased what kind of surfaces?

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Q4.How many homes flooded in Tewkesbury?

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Q5.The expansion of urban areas (towns and cities) - which key term is this the definition for?

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An example of a flood event in the UK

Use your learning from your lesson on the 2007 Tewkesbury floods to complete this short quiz.

Q1.Tewkesbury is located in the...

1/5

Q2.Tewkesbury is at the confluence of which two rivers?

2/5

Q3.Urbanisation increased what kind of surfaces?

3/5

Q4.How many homes flooded in Tewkesbury?

4/5

Q5.The expansion of urban areas (towns and cities) - which key term is this the definition for?

5/5

Lesson summary: An example of a flood event in the UK

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