What are the human and physical factors that increase flood risk?

In this lesson, we will learn how both human and physical factors can increase the risk of a flood. We will also decide which factor is the most significant.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.A drainage basin is...

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Q2.The watershed is...

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Q3.Other than the sun's energy, the main input into a drainage basin is...

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Q4.An example of an output from a drainage basin is...

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Q5.Interception means...

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Q6.Surface runoff means...

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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

Question 6

Q1.A drainage basin is...

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Q2.The watershed is...

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Q3.Other than the sun's energy, the main input into a drainage basin is...

3/6

Q4.An example of an output from a drainage basin is...

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Q5.Interception means...

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Q6.Surface runoff means...

6/6

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What are the physical and human factors that increase flood risk?

Complete the sentences below to show that you understand the key learning from the lesson. Good luck!

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Q1.Prolonged rainfall...

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Q2.Impermeable soils and rock...

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Q3.If precipitation lands on steep valley sides, there is no time for...

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Q4.Urbanisation creates...

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Q5.Deforestation decreases...

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Q6.Surface runoff is...

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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.

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What are the physical and human factors that increase flood risk?

Complete the sentences below to show that you understand the key learning from the lesson. Good luck!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Q1.Prolonged rainfall...

1/6

Q2.Impermeable soils and rock...

2/6

Q3.If precipitation lands on steep valley sides, there is no time for...

3/6

Q4.Urbanisation creates...

4/6

Q5.Deforestation decreases...

5/6

Q6.Surface runoff is...

6/6

Lesson summary: What are the human and physical factors that increase flood risk?

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