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  1. Effects from a natural hazard or disaster that includes donations of money and goods as well as providing shelter for people and paying taxes that will help finance recovery and relief of emotional distress caused by natural hazardous events.
  2. A situation of event that causes sufficient damage to people, property or society from which recovery is a long and involved process. Also is defined as a serious disaster.
  3. Comprehensive term for earth materials moving down a slope
  4. Extrusion at the surface of earth of molten rock (magma). Maybe be explosive and violent or less enegetic lava flows.
  5. A period of months of more commonly years of unusually dry weather.
  6. Any natural process that is a potential threat to human life and property.

5 True/False questions

  1. floodThe product of the probability of an event occuring and the consequences should that event occur.

          

  2. earthquakeA period of days of weeks of unusually hot weather. A natural recurring weather phenomenon related to heating of the atmosphere and moving of air masses.

          

  3. wildfireComprehensive term for earth materials moving down a slope

          

  4. heat waveA period of days of weeks of unusually hot weather. A natural recurring weather phenomenon related to heating of the atmosphere and moving of air masses.

          

  5. riskInundation of an area by water. Our often produced by processes including intense rain storms, melting of snow, storms surge from a hurricane, tsunami, or failure of a flood protection structure such as a dam.