QUIZ

Is it better if gardens are
designed that precipitation
flows away fast and easily,
or retains a bit and slow
drainage?
WATER SAFETY IS EVERYDAY AROUND YOU,
BUT PROBABLY WITHOUT YOUR NOTICE BEFORE TODAY.
BECAUSE YOU’VE PARTICIPATED IN THE DUTCH WAVEMAKER QUIZ YOU
NOW KNOW MORE ABOUT THE DIFFERENT ASPECTS
OF WATER SAFETY. DO YOU ALSO WANT TO TEST YOUR PARENTS OR
FRIENDS AND SEE WHAT THEY KNOW ABOUT WATER SAFETY?
HERE ARE SOME OF THE QUESTIONS WITH A LITTLE
BIT OF EXPLANATION ADDED. 

Have fun!

01
Is there more or less than
one million gallons
freshwater flowing through
the rivers on Rhode Island
on one day?
05
02
Only areas at the coast can
experience flooding.
06
Sea level rise in Rhode
Island is mainly caused by melting ice on Antarctica.
03
60% of The Netherlands is
susceptible to flooding,
both from rivers and the
ocean. True or false?
04
The chance on flooding will
increase in the future if no
measurements are taken.
07
Casualties due to a
hurricane are mostly caused
by the strong winds.