Q1: What natural hazard is shown in Sources B & C?
- Servere Storm
Q2: What built feature is found at GR 885453? [Source D]
- Minor Road
- Unsealed Road
Q3: What is the distance between Mt Cowrie (AR 8455) and the spot height on Westbrook Sugarloaf (AR 8546)? [Source D]
Q4: What is the bearing of the Mt Peel spot height (GR 910469) from the Bunkers Hill spot height (AR 8543)? [Source D]
Q5: What is the density of buildings in AR 8054? [Source D]
Q6: Name the landuse feature found at GR 978544. [Source D]
Q7: What is the gradient between Mt Peel (GR 910469) and the building found at GR 899477? [Source D]
- 1 in 8
- 1 in 10
- 1 in 12
- 1 in 14
Q8: What is the contour interval of Source D?
Q9: What is the direction of Toowoomba Base Hospital (AR 9450) from the Shopping Centre (AR 9650)? [Source D]
- South West
- South South West
- West South West
Q10: What of road links Toowoomba to Crows Nest? [Source D]
- Principal road
- Minor road
- Unsealed road
Q11: What is the dominant land use in AR 9948? [Source D]
- Built-up area
- Principal road
- Dense forest/scrub
- Picnic Point
Q12: Winds around TC "Vince" spin in which direction? [Source E]
Q13: Source E True or False
- Winds associated with the Tropical Cyclone to the east of Australia would be stronger than winds associated with Tropical Cyclone "Vince".
Q14: The wettest seasons in Toowoomba are: [Source F]
- Summer and Autumn
- Spring and Summer
- Winter and Spring
- Autumn and Winter
Q15: Which month receives the lowest daily minimum temperature and the lowest daily maximum temperature? [Source F]
Q16: Referring to Sources A and G, answer the question below.
Q17: Refer to Sources A and G and complete the sentence below.
Q18: Sources A and G - True or False
- Toowoomba and the Darling Downs are located in a rain shadow area
Q19: How many distinct seasons do Toowoomba and the Darling Downs have annually? [Source G]
Q20: Using Source H, answer the following question.
In 2005-06, the total cereal crop production in the Toowoomba Region was 842 000 tonnes.
How many many tonnes of Sorghum were produced? tonnes
Q21: What are the TWO least produced fruits and vegetable crops in the Toowoomba Region in 2005-06?
Q22: Source K - True or False
- Compare to Queensland, Toowoomba has an older population.
Q23: Source K - True or False
- The Toowoomba Region has a large working age population as a percentage (15-64) than the whole of Queensland
Q24: In 2009, how many more New Zealanders visited Toowoomba than Europeans? [Source L]
Q25: The data shown in Source P indicates that on 10 January 2011 Brisbane received how many millimetres of rainfall?
Q26: Source P - True or False
- The size of Toowoomba's 2011 flash flood is not likely to occur for at least another 100 years.
Q27: Refer to Source V and answer the question below.
Lake Wivenhoe has a capacity of 3.13 million megalitres.
At the peak of the 2011 floods, Lake Wivenhoe reached 185% of its capacity. What was the volume of water? million megalitres
Q28: What twas the level of capacity in Lake Wivenhoe in April 2011? [Source V]
Q29: What are the two main purposes of Wivenhoe Dam? [Source U]
- Flood control and water storage
- Water storage and recreation
- Irrigation and flood control
- Pollution management and irrigation
Q30: A secondary benefit of the Wivenhoe Dam is: [Source U]
- Pollution Control