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Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Canadian Edition - Unit 31

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Question 1:


a) soil characteristics
b) type of vegetation cover
c) slope of surface
d) air temperature
e) the rate depends on all of these factors

Question 2:


a) faster
b) slower
c) no different
d) more measurable
e) less measurable

Question 3:


a) runoff
b) velocity
c) discharge
d) infiltration rate
e) flow rate

Question 4:


a) zone of aeration
b) zone of saturation
c) vadose zone
d) hydroscopic zone
e) zone of hydration

Question 5:


a) mudstone
b) shale
c) granite
d) basalt
e) limestone

Question 6:


a) zone of aeration
b) vadose zone
c) phreatic zone
d) lower aquiclude
e) upper hydration zone

Question 7:


a) True
b) False

Question 8:


a) True
b) False

Question 9:


a) True
b) False

Question 10:


a) True
b) False

Question 11:


a) True
b) False

Question 12:


a) True
b) False