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6. How many homes were destroyed?

  • 100,000
  • 350,000
  • 450,000
  • 600,000

7. What percentage of rice paddies were lost? 65%

  • 70%
  • 80%
  • 65%
  • 35%

8. Where did Cyclone Nargis form?

  • Bay of Bengal
  • Irrawaddy Delta

9. Muslim Aid distributed what?

  • Water purification tablets
  • Medical supplies
  • Rice and grain
  • Tents

10. What percentage of the population had no acess to drinking water?

  • 70%
  • 45%
  • 70%
  • 90%

11. What happened to it when it moved inland?

  • It weakened and was downgraded to a storm
  • It strengthened to a catagory 5 storm
  • It stayed at a catagory 4

12. What percentage of food stores were destroyed?

  • 80%
  • 15%
  • 40%
  • 65%

13. How much land was flooded?

  • 300,000 Km2
  • 14,000 Km2
  • 53,000 Km2

14. What ultimately slowed down the response to the cyclone?

  • The Burmese government refused foreign aid
  • It was hard to access

15. What was the height of the storm surge?

  • 5 metres
  • 10 metres
  • 7 metres
  • 2 metres

16. What was the total cost of the cyclone?

  • $4 billion
  • $10 billion
  • $5.5 billion
  • $7.6 billion

17. How many deaths occured?

  • 300,000
  • 250,000
  • 140,000
  • 50,000

18. When did the Burmese government allow aid workers to enter the country?

  • 23rd May
  • 12th April
  • 1st June

19. How many people were left without shelter?

  • 4 million
  • 2.5 million
  • 10 million
  • 1.5 million

20. When did Indian weather agencies tell the Burmese government that a cyclone would hit?

  • a day before
  • 48 hours before
  • a week before