Indus River: Definition, Location & Facts


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Where is the source of the Indus River?

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1. What human use of the Indus River is threatening its delta?

2. Approximately how many Indus River dolphins are left in the river and its delta?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The Indus River flows from a southwestern section of Tibet into Northern Pakistan. As you take the quiz on this river, areas of emphasis will include the source of the river and its delta.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • The source of the Indus River
  • Human use of the river that is hurting its delta
  • The number of Indus River dolphins

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the Indus River
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the river, its delta and the species that use and rely on it
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from lesson regarding species that rely on the river delta

Additional Learning

To learn more about the river, review the lesson on the Indus River: Definition, Location & Facts. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • Details the tributaries of the river
  • Discusses the Indus River Valley
  • Explores the Indus River dolphins
  • Covers the Indus Valley Civilization