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5 Matching questions

  1. loess
  2. meander
  3. oxidation
  4. delta
  5. deflation
  1. a a wind formed deposit made of fine particles of clay and silt
  2. b wind erosion that removes surface materials
  3. c a landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river flows into an ocean or lake
  4. d a chemical change in which a substance combines with oxygen, as when iron oxidizes, forming rust
  5. e a loop like bend in the course of a river

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weathered rock or soil
  2. the sediment deposited directly by a glacier
  3. the chemical and physical process that break down at the Earth's surface
  4. the process by which a glacier picks up rocks as it flows over the land
  5. the amount of sediment that a river or stream carries

5 True/False questions

  1. alluvial fana wide, sloping deposit of sediment formed where a stream leaves a mountain range


  2. longshore driftthe movement of water and sediment down a beach caused by waves coming in to a shore at an angle


  3. chemical weatheringthe process that breaks down rock through chemical changes


  4. depositionprocess in which sediment is laid down in new locations


  5. floodpaina ridge formed by the till deposited at the edge of a glacier


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