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Ground Water Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Where is soil moisture found?

Question 2 2. Which statement is NOT true about wells?

Question 3 3. Which is NOT true about stalactites?

Question 4 4. Why is groundwater more vulnerable than surface water?

Question 5 5. How much of Earth's population relies on groundwater?

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Question 6 6. Where would you be most likely to find a seepage spring?

Question 7 7. Which answer choice BEST describes porosity?

Question 8 8. What are the two types of aquifers?

Question 9 9. Which is NOT true about groundwater?

Question 10 10. Clay has _____ porosity and _____ permeability.

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Question 11 11. What is subsidence?

Question 12 12. Which answer choice best describes a spring?

Question 13 13. Which is an effect of groundwater?

Question 14 14. _____ affects where groundwater can go, while _____ and _____ determine how fast it can move underground.

Question 15 15. Which of the following is true about caverns and sinkholes?

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Question 16 16. This is the most common type of well today.

Question 17 17. How far do you need to dig to create a functioning well?

Question 18 18. Several years ago, a large sinkhole opened up inside the Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The hole was big enough that numerous, expensive Corvettes fell in and were damaged. What happened underneath the museum to cause this sinkhole to occur?

Question 19 19. Why is overdrawing aquifers a problem?

Question 20 20. Where do we find groundwater?

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Question 21 21. Which is NOT true about a confined aquifer?

Question 22 22. Springs are classified by:

Question 23 23. Which of the following is NOT a source of groundwater pollution?

Question 24 24. Which type of spring will discharge the most water?

Question 25 25. How deep can drilled wells go into the ground?

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Question 26 26. Which is NOT a factor that affects groundwater movement?

Question 27 27. What is the name for an underground water reservoir?

Question 28 28. Which is true about sinkholes?

Question 29 29. Groundwater makes up how much of Earth's LIQUID freshwater?

Question 30 30. Groundwater is stored in _____?

Ground Water Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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