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2. Name three natural causes of drought

  • few clouds, less precipitation, high temperatures
  • irrigation, unsustainable use of water
  • long period of high atmospheric pressure, dry soil
  • over grazing, intensive farming

3. What type of volcano is usually found at destructive plate boundaries?

  • shield
  • composite
  • cone
  • basic

4. Name two conditions needed for tropical storms to form

  • between the tropics, low pressure
  • humidity, high wind speeds
  • warm water, wind speeds of 0-12km
  • hottest time of the year, clouds

5. Name two ways people protect property and lives in tropical storms

  • build houses on stilts, stay with grandma
  • strengthen houses, evacuation
  • embankments, board up windows
  • plant wetlands, sell the house

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