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2. What is the defination of overland flow?

  • Volume of water reaching the river through soil
  • Volume of water reaching the river from surface run off
  • Discharge caused by a period of rainfall

3. What calculation can you work out river discharge with?

  • river mean velocity / cross sectional area
  • cross sectional area x river mean velocity
  • cross sectional area / river mean velocity

4. What is the name of the graph that shows what water level in river will do over time?

  • Pasigraph
  • Hydrograph
  • Seismograph

5. What is the defination of river discharge?

  • Level of water flowing down a river
  • Water spraying over the banks
  • Bubbles discreated due to saltation

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