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1.

Which of these
devices is used to
get information on
the relative ground
displacement?

2 / 60

2.

The first known
attempt to divert a
lava flow in sicily in
______.

3 / 60

3.

The downslope
movement of large
volume of surface
materials under
gravitational force
is called ____

4 / 60

4.

Heat emission was
one of the first
volcanic features to
be sensed remotely
and has proved a
valuable means of
____.

5 / 60

5.

Angles below 20
degrees are
generally too low
for failure to occur
and most slopes
above ____
degrees rarely
accumulate
sufficient snow to
pose a major
hazard

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6.

Which of these is
NOT a type of
Landslides?

7 / 60

7.

When thermal
monitoring as
magma rises to the
surface, It might be
expected to
produce an
increase in
_______

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8.

_______ are
downslope
movement of
fluidities soil and
other material
acting as viscous
mass.

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9.

Most avalanches
start with a gliding
motion but then
rapidly accelerate
on slopes
________ degrees.

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10.

The world's ______
cars(as at 2000)
are among the
main culprits
contributing to the
growing problem of
acid rain.

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11.

Internal cohesion
and Internal friction
depend on ______

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12.

_______ barrier
can be used to
diver lava streams
away from valuable
property if the
topography is
favourable.

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13.

The strength of a
snow pack is
related to its
density and
_______.

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14.

Which is the odd
out?

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15.

The following
hazard is/are
associated with
landslide.

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16.

The worst volcanic
disaster in the
world since the
eruption of mont.
pelee occured as a
result of lather
following the 1985
eruption of the
Nevado del Ruz
volcano in ______.

17 / 60

17.

Snow avalanches
are common
features of
mountainous
terrain throughout
arctic and
________ regions
where snow is
deposited on
slopes steeper than
20 degrees

18 / 60

18.

The landslide
disaster that heat
Vaiont Dam in the
piavely valley,
northern Italy on
Oct. 1963 is an
example of ____

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19.

The following can
be used for
volcanic forcasting
and warning

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20.

Lather slides
andDebar
Avalanches are
associated with
eruption of deictic
magma which have
the following
characteristics
EXCEPT

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21.

The ____ countries
are notable for
avanlanches
related to minning
disasters

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22.

The following are
methods of
diverting and
controlling lava
flows EXCEPT

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23.

The following
CANNOT be used
for volcanic
forcasting and
warning.

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24.

_______ slides are
sometimes known
as block glides and
debris slide

25 / 60

25.

Snow avalanche
problems have
risen in recent
decades due to the
greater use of ____
areas of winter
recreation

26 / 60

26.

The Following are
common features
of volcanic related
ground failure
EXCEPT.

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27.

The strength of
landslide materials
is the maximum
resistance to shear
stress and depend
on _____

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28.

The following are
classes of landslide
movement
except_____.

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29.

______ are
movement of
debris(mainly
rocks) transported
through the air.

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30.

In the event of a
Volcanic eruptions,
the following places
except ____ may
need offshore
evacuation

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31.

Experts have
predicted that the
Lake Chad may dry
up completely by
2010, this will have
the following
implications
EXCEPT ______.

32 / 60

32.

Which of these is a
type of landslide

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33.

Which of these
does not lead to a
reduction in the
shear resistance on
a slope?

34 / 60

34.

Switzerland has a
relatively large
number of
avalanche deaths
amounting to some
____ fatalities per
year

35 / 60

35.

The most important
precausors of
volcanic eruptions
include the
following except

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36.

The crater lake or
Taal Volcanoe is
located in_____.

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37.

The crater lake or
Taal Volcanoe is
located in_____

38 / 60

38.

Which of these is
NOT a cause of
Landslide?

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39.

Landslide deals
with the movement
of ______

40 / 60

40.

The worst
avalanches
disaster in the UsA
occured in ______
in the cascade
range of
washington

41 / 60

41.

Heat emission was
one of the first
volcanic features to
be sensed remotely
and has proved a
valuable means of
____

42 / 60

42.

Which of these is
NOT a cause of
landslide?

43 / 60

43.

The following are
types of landslide
terrain except____

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44.

Studies have
shown that several
decades age, ____
percent of landslide
in southern
Carlifornia were
related to
construction
activities.

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45.

After evacuees
have reached the
required support
services which
include____

46 / 60

46.

During an eruption
of cotopari in ____ ,
so much ice and
snow was melted
that enormous
lathers, were
released about
160km Long.

47 / 60

47.

The landslide
disaster which
affected the city of
Ancona central Italy
in 1982 is a good
example of _____
Landslide

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48.

Avalanches deals
with the movement
of ______

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49.

Carbondioxide is
dangerous because
of the following
reasons
EXCEPT______.

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50.

Avalanche
frequency is thus
related to slope
angle with most
events occuring on
intermediate slope
gradient of between
______

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51.

The ____
technique which
was first employed
to control lava flows
durin the 1960
eruption of
Kilauca,Hawaii in a
sponteous
experiment by a
local fire chief.

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52.

Acid rain can be
controlled by the
following EXCEPT
____

53 / 60

53.

The avalanche
problem has
always been more
severe in Europe
than north America
because ____ is
higher in the former
than the latter

54 / 60

54.

Which of these is
NOT a method of
preventing Lava
flow

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55.

The following are
tropical cities at risk
of debris flow
Except

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56.

Most snow loading
on slopes occurs
slowly. This gives
the pack some
opportunity to
adjust by internal
deformation
because of its __
nature

57 / 60

57.

Part of the
problems in
studying air
pollutants is that
they are
_________.

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58.

The US forest
service closed
public access to the
Baker Lake
Recreation area in
_____

59 / 60

59.

The Following are
common features
of volcanic related
ground failure
EXCEPT

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60.

Abnormal seismic
activity over a
12month period
eventually lead to
the evacuation of
_____ people from
around the
Volcanoe in the
events at La
Soufriere, on the
Island of
Guadaloupe,Lesser
Antilles in 1976.

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