WONDER #862: What Is a Gully Washer?
Question 1 of 3
What can occur when rain comes down faster than the ground can absorb it?
- spark flooding
- flood flashing
- lots of rain
- flash flooding
Question 2 of 3
Which of the following is NOT a colorful phrase for a short, heavy rain?
- turtle floater
- lizard leaper
- duck drowner
- toad strangler
Question 3 of 3
When it rains, gullies help move water along from what to what?
- higher elevations to lower elevations
- lower elevations to higher elevations
- neither (A) nor (B)
- both (A) and (B)
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