6.10: Flooding Difficulty Level: Basic Created by: CK-12 % Progress MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress % % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English TermDefinition flood Occurs when so much water enters a stream or river that it overflows its banks. levee Raised structure designed to hold back the waters of a stream or river in the case of a flood. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description What causes floods, their effects, and how to protect yourself from them. Learning Objectives None Related Materials Flooding Difficulty Level: Basic Authors: Dana Desonie, Ph.D. Tags: flash flood flood levee (2 more) SCI.ESC.524.L.2 water Subjects: science Earth Science Concept Nodes: SCI.ESC.524 (Flooding) Grades: 6 , 7 Date Created: Jan 04, 2013 Last Modified: Sep 07, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.