5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- drainage basins
- ground moraine
- long shore drift
- a The area of land in which water drains into a stream system, the water eventually drains into a lake or an ocean.
- b A sandbar that has built up above the water surface and is joined to the land at one end
- c the blanket of till that a glacier deposits its bottom.
- d is an area of land formed by the buildup of sediment at the end, or mouth of a river.
- e is the zig-zag movement of sand along a beach. Sand is pushed at an angle.
5 Multiple choice questions
- the process in which weathered particles are picked up and moved from one place to another.
- the sediment left directly on the ground surface by a retreating glacier.
- is a ridge of sand built up by action of waves and currents.
- the part of the erosion process in which sediment is placed in a new location, or deposited.
- curves and bands that form a twisting, looping pattern in a stream channel
5 True/False questions
caverns → The slowest form of mass movement
end moraine → the blanket of till that a glacier deposits its bottom.
loess → deposits of fine wind- blown sediment near dunes. It forms good soil for growing crops. Covers 10% of the land surface of the Earth
flood plain → a deposit of till left behind by a retreating glacier.
mudflow → is an area of land formed by the buildup of sediment at the end, or mouth of a river.