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5 Written questions

4 Matching questions

  1. aretes
  2. terminal
  3. interior drainage
  4. glacier
  1. a is a thick mass of ice originating on land from the compaction and recrystallization of snow
  2. b form where two cirques are located back to back and create a sharp-edged ridge
  3. c (end moraine) at the absolute farthest point a glacier has reached
  4. d having a discontinuous pattern of intermittent streams that do not flow out of the desert to the ocean

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the fluid like movement of a glacier can be described as ___________
  2. 1 individual half moon shaped fracture on glaciated rock
  3. any boulder moved by a glacier is known as a(n) ____________
  4. deposits of wind blown silt
  5. where is the snowline highest

5 True/False questions

  1. zone of accumulationzone where there is a net. loss to the glacier when the snow from the previous winter melts as does some ice


  2. fjordspyramid shaped peaks created by the presence of 3 (+) cirques is known as a ______________________


  3. dropstoneany material that is pushed by a glacier is known as a ___________________


  4. valley glaciersglaciers that exist in lofty mountain areas, where they usually follow valleys. (advance very slowly)


  5. (arroyo) (wadi) (donga) (nullah)when a cirque fills with water (created in mountains)


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