How can we manage the flood risk?

In this lesson we will be learning about the hard and soft engineering strategies we can use to manage flood risk.

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Q1.A physical cause of flooding is...

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Q2.Slate is an example of a...

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Q3.If the ground is saturated, this means that...

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Q4.Tarmac is...

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Q5.Deforestation will mean that the amount of precipitation trapped by interception...

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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!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.A physical cause of flooding is...

1/5

Q2.Slate is an example of a...

2/5

Q3.If the ground is saturated, this means that...

3/5

Q4.Tarmac is...

4/5

Q5.Deforestation will mean that the amount of precipitation trapped by interception...

5/5

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How can we manage the flood risk?

Use your learning from your lesson on flood risk management to complete this short quiz.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

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...

3/5

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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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

How can we manage the flood risk?

Use your learning from your lesson on flood risk management to complete this short quiz.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

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

Lesson summary: How can we manage the flood risk?

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