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6. How many schools were destroyed?

  • 63
  • 25
  • 18
  • 96

7. Winds were in excess of...

  • 150 Km/h
  • 200 Km/h
  • 300 Km/h
  • 250 Km/h

8. How much of Chandleur island was submerged?

  • 560 Km2
  • 480 Km2
  • 160 Km2
  • 300 Km2

9. On August the 28th what happened to the hurricane

  • It weakened to a catagory 3
  • It stopped completely

10. How many oil platforms were destroyed?

  • 26
  • 55
  • 30
  • 67

11. How far did it travel inland unti it had downgraded to a storm?

  • 160 Km
  • 50 Km
  • 240 Km
  • 830 Km

12. When did it make landfall?

  • 29th August
  • 27th August
  • 1st September
  • 3rd September

13. Where did the hurricane form?

  • Over the Bahamas
  • Over the Gulf of Mexico
  • Over the Pacific Ocean

14. Which Direction did it move in?

  • South West
  • North West
  • South East
  • North

15. How many people were without electricity?

  • 3 million
  • 10 million
  • 6.5 million
  • 1.5 million

16. Which habitat was worst hit by the hurricane?

  • Coastal
  • Marine

17. How much rainfall did it bring to Louisiana?

  • 150mm
  • 300mm
  • 250mm
  • 500mm

18. How many schools were damaged?

  • 74
  • 50
  • 78
  • 12

19. How many deaths were there?

  • 1520
  • 1830
  • 2970
  • 8100

20. What happened to it over the Gulf of Mexico?

  • Stay the same at a catagory 4
  • Strengthened to a catagory 5
  • Weakened to a catagory 3