5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Continental Climate
- a a region formed by deposits of silt or soil at the mouth of a river
- b climate type that develops away from the influence of the ocean. The annual temperature range tends to be large and precipiation is low.
- c climate that has warm summers and cool winters
- d the prevailing conditions of precipitation and temperature
- e movement along a crack (fault) or cracks in the earth's crust
5 Multiple choice questions
- Area on the leeward slope of mountain range where percipitation is greatly reduced compared to the wind ward slope on the other side.
- a name for trees which lose their leaves every year
- the changing of landforms by slowly moving glaciers (sheets of ice)
- rock that is formed from layers of sediments that are pressed and squeezed together until it hardens
- mountains that form where two plates collide and force layers of rock into folds
5 True/False questions
Hurricane → tropical storm with violent wind and heavy rain
Plateau → a raised area of flat land
Maritime Climate → climate type that is strongly influenced by the closeness of an ocean or other large water body. The annual temperature range tends to be small and precipitation is high.
Brackish → low-lying wet land that floods in wet weather
Sink → an area of low, wet, spongy land