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5 Matching Questions

  1. alluvial fan
  2. sun cup
  3. greenland
  4. moraine dammed lake
  5. ephemeral streams
  1. a streams that only carry water in response to rainfall
  2. b during the last ice age the three ice sheets that covered north america were the Cordilleran , Laurentide , and __________________
  3. c an ablation hallow that develops during intense sunshine
  4. d when an end moraine dams the melt water from the glacier behind it
  5. e formation when run off falls from the base of mountain

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. represents periods of time between glaciation events during the Ice Age.
  2. a winding ridge, that once was a river that flowed underneath a glacier is a(n) ____________
  3. during the last ice age the three ice sheets that covered north america were Cordilleran ,___________________, and Greenland
  4. a glacier is a_________________
  5. ramp shaped mountain made by rock that is carved by a glacier, steeper side represents the direction the glacier was moving (literally means "sheep back")

5 True/False Questions

  1. abrasionprocess by ice and its load of rock fragments sliding over bedrock, and they function like sand paper to polish the surface (friction)

          

  2. pleistocene epochdivision of the geological time scale (2 mill - 3 mill years ago)

          

  3. truncated spurthe tip of the end of an arete. it is cut by another glacier

          

  4. ogivesdeep striations are known as ___________________

          

  5. bergschrunda crevasse that seperates flowing ice from the head of a glacier is a _______________

          

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