5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- water table
- a is a large mass of ice that moves over land
- b the highest part in the ground that is saturated, or completely filled with water.
- c a major type of mass wasting
- d curves and bands that form a twisting, looping pattern in a stream channel
- e the process in which weathered particles are picked up and moved from one place to another.
5 Multiple choice questions
- is a long, narrow island that develops parallel to a coast. It forms a barrier between the ocean waves and the shore of the mainland.
- is an area of land formed by the buildup of sediment at the end, or mouth of a river.
- a ridge from which water drains to one side or the other
- the part of the erosion process in which sediment is placed in a new location, or deposited.
- the till that marks the farthest advance of a glacier forms a deposit.
5 True/False questions
long shore current → is the zig-zag movement of sand along a beach. Sand is pushed at an angle.
continental glacier → called ice sheets, are much larger than alpine glaciers and can cover entire continents. Today, covers most of Greenland and Antarctica.
sinkhole → is a basin that forms when the roof of a cave becomes so thin that it suddenly falls in
glacier movement → 2 kinds: flowing and sliding.
mass wasting → curves and bands that form a twisting, looping pattern in a stream channel