Case studies for GCSE hostile world exam
How many deaths?
1 000 000
How many homeless?
What category hurricane were the levees built to withstand?
In how many places were the levees and the sea walls breached?
3 000 000
How many were without electricity?
How tall was the storm surge?
29th August 2005
When did Hurricane Katrina take place?
how powerful were the winds?
Where did the Hurricane start?
The I-10 bridge
What was the main bridge that was destroyed called?
How many people were evacuated to the superdrome football stadium?
How much damage did it cost?
How much of the city managed to evacuate?
how much of the city was submerged in water?