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2. What is the name of the major fault line in California?

  • San Andreas Fault
  • Altyn Tagh Fault
  • Great Lakes Tectonic Zone
  • Alpine Fault

3. Why may Californian towns experience high financial losses from wildfires?

  • They don't have enough money
  • More prone to them
  • Large economy to spend more on expensive infrastructure and businesses
  • Due to other hazards

4. Where is the state of California?

  • USA
  • England
  • Russia
  • Australia

5. Why is drought a frequent occurrence in California?

  • El Nino/La Nina results in increased aridity. Cold water then leads to limited evaporation and rainfall.
  • Very hot climate
  • Not enough water resources to cope
  • Don't Know


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