Precipitation
Lifestyle
Rainwater Harvesting

### 100

This seasonal prevailing wind occurs in the region of South and Southeast Asia
What is a monsoon

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This sex receives approx. 25-30 more rupees per day for their work
What is the male of the household (as opposed to female)

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Rainwater flows off the roof into gutters, then through a down-pipe, and into a storage tank. This has no adverse effect on groundwater.
What is Rainwater Harvesting

### 200

These are the two types of monsoons
What are the South-west monsoon & North-east monsoon

### 200

In this region of India, the majority of the rural population does not have access to clean drinking water
What is South India

### 200

This season limits the ability of villagers to collect rainwater
What is the dry season

### 300

Due to these practices, poor soil conservation occurs
What is degradation of forests and agriculture

### 300

This aspect of RWH has a significant constrain on the design of the RWH
What is the cost

### 300

It is estimated that about (enter percent here) of the rainwater falling on such a roof could be captured in the storage tank.
What is 75%

### 400

This is located along a small stream and impedes the flow of water, creating a small storage resevoir
What is a check dam

### 400

This organization in the Nilgiris District works to improve access to an adequate supply of water in rural areas.
What is Rural Development Organization (RDO) (EWB works with them!)

### 400

the components of a RWH are...(4)
What are gutters, a filter unit, a down pipe, and a gate valve

### 500

These jugs are used around the household, and each family in the village requires 240 of these of water per month
What is a koodham

### 500

The nearby industrial plant has this affect on the nearby river
What is significant pollution of water resources

### 500

What is the average cost in rupees or CAN$of a RWH What is 19,500 rupees or$468 CAN (keep in mind female average salary is 50 rupees/day, male 75-80 rupees/day)