5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- barrier island
- lateral moraine
- glacier movement
- a the ridges of till deposited at the sides of a glacier.
- b 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.
- c the sediment left directly on the ground surface by a retreating glacier.
- d a ridge from which water drains to one side or the other
- e 2 kinds: flowing and sliding.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- is the zig-zag movement of sand along a beach. Sand is pushed at an angle.
- a deposit of till left behind by a retreating glacier.
- the till that marks the farthest advance of a glacier forms a deposit.
- called valley glaciers, form in mountains and flow down through valleys.
- is the movement of water along a shore as waves strike the shore at an angle.
5 True/False Questions
water table → the highest part in the ground that is saturated, or completely filled with water.
mudflow → is an area of land formed by the buildup of sediment at the end, or mouth of a river.
slump → is a slide of loose debris that moves as a single unit
sliding glacier movement → ice near surface is brittle and cracks often form in it. Deep inside, ice doesn't break due to pressure on top.
sandbar → is an area of land formed by the buildup of sediment at the end, or mouth of a river.