Groundwater Notes Quiz

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Groundwater Notes Quiz


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Permeable rock is
    • A. 

      Substance that doesn't allow water to pass through

    • B. 

      Substance that does allow water to pass through

    • C. 

      Substance that solids can pass through but not liquids

    • D. 

      Substance that solids and liquids can't pass through

  • 2. 
    True or false:  An aquifer can be found in both wet and dry areas.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    What is the importance of an aquifer?
    • A. 

      It supplies Aquafina with water.

    • B. 

      It supplies the water for the ocean.

    • C. 

      An aquifer acts as a filter and helps purify the water.

    • D. 

      An aquifer holds the water in place underground, so the water doesn't move.

  • 4. 
    True or false: The level of the water table is fixed and can't change.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    What would cause the water tables level to change?
    • A. 

      The amount of precipitation

    • B. 

      The amount of people pulling water from underground

    • C. 

      People using groundwater to water lawns and plants.

    • D. 

      All of the above