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2. How much of California's population are below the poverty line?

  • 15%
  • 20%
  • 40%
  • 30%

3. How many people live within 50km of the fault line?

  • More than 70%
  • 20%
  • 50%
  • 30%

4. Why is drought a frequent occurrence in California?

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

5. 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

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