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Unformatted text preview: t Answer: a cone of depression Question 11 0.5 out of 0.5 points What type of wetland will have the highest amplitude (widest fluctuations hydroperiod)? Answer Selected Answer: tidal salt marsh Correct Answer: tidal salt marsh Question 12 0.5 out of 0.5 points Hydrology directly modifies the physiochemical environment of a wetland. Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: T r u e T r u e Question 13 0.5 out of 0.5 points The term runoff is a synonym for overland flow. Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: T r u e T r u e Question 14 0.5 out of 0.5 points During the process of evaporation water changes state from gas (water vapor) to liquid water. Answer Selected Answer: F a l During the process of evaporation water changes state from gas (water vapor) to liquid water. Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: F a l s e F a l s e Question 15 0.5 out of 0.5 points 97.22% of all waters associated with the Planet Earth are found in the Earth's oceans. Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: T r u e T r u e Question 16 0.5 out of 0.5 points In urban areas there is a lag time between the storm peak and what other peak? Answer Selected Answer: stream discharge Correct Answer: stream discharge Question 17 0.5 out of 0.5 points The process of interception involves plants (trees) collecting downward falling precipitation on their leaves. Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: T r u e T r u e Question 18 0.5 out of 0.5 points Some wetland types gain water from groundwater recharge and other lose water to groundwater systems. Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: T r u e T r u e Question 19 0 out of 0.5 points Base flow to a stream is contributed by..... Answer Selected Answer: runoff Correct Answer: groundw ater Base flow to a stream is contributed by..... Answer Selected Answer: runoff Correct Answer: groundw ater Question 20 0.5 out of 0.5 points Wetlands upstream from an urban area in no way related to the flood hazard of that urban area. Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: F a l s e F a l s e Question 21 0.5 out of 0.5 points Amplitude of the hydroperiod determines...
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