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Question 1: The first was built at Shustar on the River Karun, ________, and many of these were later built in other parts of the Islamic world.
Iran–Iraq WarIraqIranAzerbaijan

Question 2: A check dam is a small dam designed to reduce flow velocity and control ________.
DuneErosionMouth barRiver delta

Question 3: What does the following picture show?

  The sizable Roman Harbaqa Dam in Syria is 21 m high and 365 m long.
  The San Luis Dam near Los Banos, California is an embankment dam.
  Hydraulic turbine and electrical generator.
  The Roman dam at Cornalvo in Spain has been in use for almost two millennia.

Question 4: What does the following picture show?

  Daniel-Johnson Dam at Manic 5 hydro-electric centrale, Quebec, Canada is a multiple arch dam.
  Glen Canyon Dam
  Hoover Dam, a concrete arch-gravity dam in Black Canyon of the Colorado River. Lake Mead in the background is impounded by the dam.
  Red Ridge steel dam, b. 1905, Michigan.

Question 5: The highest Roman dam was the Subiaco Dam near ________; its record height of 50 m remained unsurpassed until its accidental destruction in 1305.
FlorenceItalyRomeParis

Question 6: A diversionary dam is a structure designed to divert all or a portion of the flow of a ________ from its natural course.
StreamRiverDrainage basinEstuary

Question 7: Rock-fill dams are resistant to damage from ________.
LandslideEarthquakeS-waveGeotechnical engineering

Question 8: It has no fuel and low escape risk, and as an ________ source it is cheaper than both nuclear and wind power.
Ethanol fuelRenewable energyAlternative energySustainable energy

Question 9: In ________, bridge dams were used to provide hydropower through water wheels, which often powered water-raising mechanisms.
IraqIran–Iraq WarAzerbaijanIran

Question 10: What does the following picture show?

  Gordon Dam, Tasmania is an arch dam.
  Spillway on Llyn Brianne dam, Wales soon after first fill.
  The Gilboa Dam in the Catskill Mountains of New York State is an example of a "solid" gravity dam.
  Hoover Dam, a concrete arch-gravity dam in Black Canyon of the Colorado River. Lake Mead in the background is impounded by the dam.
















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