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ConcepTest: Stream Convergence part of Examples
The diagram depicts the confluence of two perennial streams (A and B) forming C. Which of the following statements regarding stream C must be true? a. Stream flow velocity is greater than in A or B. b. Stream ...
ConcepTest: Stream Gradient part of Examples
The town of Pleasantville is located at a meander bend in a floodplain. In order to reduce the threat of property loss due to erosion, Pleasantville's engineer proposes the construction of the diversion ...
ConcepTest: Hydrologic Cycle part of Examples
The following diagram illustrates the Hydrologic Cycle. Match the letters below to the arrow on the diagram (note: some letters may be used for more than one arrow). Which process best represents Arrow 1? a. ...
ConcepTest: Locating Wells part of Examples
Liquid hazardous waste is disposed of by pumping it down injection wells. Which well location would be the most suitable to use for an injection well? a.) b.) c.)
ConcepTest: Groundwater Production part of Examples
The cross section below simplifies the groundwater resources in a county in a Midwest state. Which location would have the potential for the best groundwater production? A. Sand and gravel on hilltop B. Shale ...
ConcepTest: Injection Wells part of Examples
Liquid hazardous waste is disposed off by pumping it down injection wells. Which well location would be the most suitable to use for an injection well? a. A b. B c. C
ConcepTest: Groundwater Transport of Liquid Waste part of Examples
Large volumes of liquid waste were dumped into the sands of the Cape Cod aquifer at Otis Air Base. Groundwater flow transported the waste toward Falmouth. How long would it take for the waste to appear in water ...
ConcepTest: Permeability part of Examples
Three similar containers were filled with flour, rice or Cheerios. If you were to pour water into each container, how would they rank in terms of permeability (from highest to lowest)? a. Flour, Rice, Cheerios b. ...
ConcepTest: Recharging Aquifers part of Examples
If rain falls on a gentle slope, which scenario will increase recharge of an unconfined (open) aquifer? a. light rain on clay b. heavy rain on clay c. light rain on sand d. heavy rain on sand
ConcepTest: Groundwater Well Cone of Depression #1 part of Examples
A groundwater well is pumped for a period of time creating a cone of depression. How will the water table appear? a. A b. B c. C