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1. (1 pt each) True or False:

a. T F (concmod) Most aquifer systems are

transientby nature.b. T F (gw-concepts)

Parsimonyis defined as always using the most sophisticated and comprehensive model that your time and budget allow.c. T F (modflow) A

time stepin a transient MODFLOW simulation can can be subdivided into either one stress period or many stress periods, depending on how much the corresponding model stress varies with time.d. T F (bc) A ground water divide is a type of

no-flowboundary condition.e. T F (goveq)

Specific storageis a function of both the soil stiffness and the compressibility of water.f. T F (gms) In the GMS Map Module, the midpoints of arcs are called

nodesand the endpoints are calledvertices.g. T F (transient) In general, the smaller the

cell size, the smaller thetime step sizein order to achieve sufficient accuracy for a transient simulation.h. T F (calibration) In general, the number of parameters should be

greater thanthe number of observations when performing model calibration.i. T F (calibration) The Mean Absolute Error is generally

greaterthan the Mean Error.j. T F (head-darcy) Water will always flow from a point of

highpressure to a zone oflowpressure.