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1

When did hurricane Katrina happen?

August 2005

2

Where was hurricane Katrina's source?

The Gulf of Mexico

3

What was the magnitude of hurricane Katrina?

Category 4

4

Where did Hurricane Katrina affect the most?

New Orleans

5

Why did hurricane Katrina bring so much flooding?

New Orleans lies in a natural bowl shape

6

How many people drowned in flood waters?

Almost 1200

7

How many people were made homeless?

1 million

8

How much of the city became submerged?

2/3