Test Yourself - Geography B, AQA, Unit 2: Wildfires

This resource is to test your knowledge on wildfires. Revise them first, and then see how well your revision paid off!

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Name 3 natural causes of wildfires.
Any from: lightning, spontaneous heating, volcanic eruptions, drought, physical geography (e.g. steep slopes)
1 of 5
Name 3 human causes of wildfires.
Any from: broken bottles, cigarettes, campfires, sparks, "slash and burn"/farming, arson, trains.
2 of 5
Name 2 ways that a wildfire can be treated.
Any from: firefighters, air drops, fire lines/fire breaks, backfires.
3 of 5
Suggest how education helps reduce the risk of wildfires.
Any from: spreads awareness, includes teaching children, encourages prevention and care around fire.
4 of 5
Name 2 things that firefighters and helicopters can use to put out a wildfire.
Any from: water, fire-retardant, foam.
5 of 5

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Card 2

Front

Name 3 human causes of wildfires.

Back

Any from: broken bottles, cigarettes, campfires, sparks, "slash and burn"/farming, arson, trains.

Card 3

Front

Name 2 ways that a wildfire can be treated.

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

Suggest how education helps reduce the risk of wildfires.

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

Name 2 things that firefighters and helicopters can use to put out a wildfire.

Back

Preview of the front of card 5

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