GEO assignment 10 - Floods Chapter 13, Pages 348-375 Use...

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FloodsChapter 13, Pages 348-375Use Class Notes, Power Point Lectures and Chapter 13 in the text to answer the following questions:1.List the4 key variablesthat describe how streams work.
2.A) Describe what happens to a stream if it hastoo much discharge.
B) What happens if a stream hastoo much sediment load?
3.A) What expected flood size does FEMA use to establish its regulatory requirements?
B)In any given year,what is the probability that a 100 year flood will occur?
4.What are6 waysthat killer floods can occur?

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Term
Spring
Professor
MarkNoirot
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Mississippi River, River, Dam, San Diego River

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