5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- end moraine
- long shore drift
- water table
- mass wasting
- a the highest part in the ground that is saturated, or completely filled with water.
- b the downhill movements of masses of rocks and soil
- c is the zig-zag movement of sand along a beach. Sand is pushed at an angle.
- d is a basin that forms when the roof of a cave becomes so thin that it suddenly falls in
- e the till that marks the farthest advance of a glacier forms a deposit.
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.
- a ridge from which water drains to one side or the other
- is a mound of sand built up by wind
- wind blows away all the smallest particles from a mixture sand, silt and gravel, leaves behind a stony surface.
- the process in which weathered particles are picked up and moved from one place to another.
5 True/False Questions
drainage basins → The area of land in which water drains into a stream system, the water eventually drains into a lake or an ocean.
flowing glacier movement → the weight of a glacier and heat from Earth cause ice at the bottom of a glacier to melt. A layer of water forms under the glacier, and it starts sliding along on the layer of water.
alluvial fan → is an area of land on either side of a stream that is underwater when the stream floods
meandering → curves and bands that form a twisting, looping pattern in a stream channel
moraine → a deposit of till left behind by a retreating glacier.