River Mississippi Flood Protection

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  • 1. 
    The River Mississippi is found in
    • A. 

      USA

    • B. 

      USSR

    • C. 

      UAE

  • 2. 
    The river Mississippi has been managed since 1790
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The Mississippi has 8 forms of engineering on it.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Dams are a form of
    • A. 

      Hard engineering

    • B. 

      Soft engineering

    • C. 

      Hard and soft engineering

  • 5. 
    A type of engineering done in the Mississippi beginning with L
    • A. 

      Leve

    • B. 

      Lavee

    • C. 

      Levee

  • 6. 
    Three types of hard engineering in the Mississippi are
    • A. 

      Spillways afforestation and levee

    • B. 

      Dams, levees and straightening

    • C. 

      Straightening, washlands and spillways

  • 7. 
    Spillways and dams are the same thing
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The Mississippi has been managed since
    • A. 

      1970

    • B. 

      1790

    • C. 

      1907

  • 9. 
    Check the boxes that show soft engineering in the Mississippi
    • A. 

      Spillways

    • B. 

      Wash lands

    • C. 

      Afforestation

    • D. 

      Levee

    • E. 

      Dam

    • F. 

      Straightening

  • 10. 
    Check the boxes which show hard engineering done in the River Mississippi
    • A. 

      Spillways

    • B. 

      Washlands

    • C. 

      Afforestation

    • D. 

      Levee

    • E. 

      Dam

    • F. 

      Straightening