How does the river drainage basin system work?

In this lesson we will be learning about how water moves within an individual drainage basin.

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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.What do we call the start of a river?

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Q2.A confluence is...

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Q3.A watershed is...

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Q4.Which river has the largest drainage basin in the world?

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Q5.The end or mouth of the Amazon River is the Atlantic Ocean. True or false?

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Quiz:

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.What do we call the start of a river?

1/5

Q2.A confluence is...

2/5

Q3.A watershed is...

3/5

Q4.Which river has the largest drainage basin in the world?

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Q5.The end or mouth of the Amazon River is the Atlantic Ocean. True or false?

5/5

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How does the river drainage basin system work?

Use your learning from your lesson on the drainage basin system to complete this short quiz.

Q1.Precipitation is...

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Q2.The trapping of water by the leaves of trees is known as...

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Q3.Surface run-off is an example of a ...

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Q4.Cutting down trees would do what to the amount of water stored in the interception store?

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Q5.Throughflow is the movement of water through soil. True or false?

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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 does the river drainage basin system work?

Use your learning from your lesson on the drainage basin system to complete this short quiz.

Q1.Precipitation is...

1/5

Q2.The trapping of water by the leaves of trees is known as...

2/5

Q3.Surface run-off is an example of a ...

3/5

Q4.Cutting down trees would do what to the amount of water stored in the interception store?

4/5

Q5.Throughflow is the movement of water through soil. True or false?

5/5

Lesson summary: How does the river drainage basin system work?

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