5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- barrier island
- a is a slide of loose debris that moves as a single unit
- b is a large mass of ice that moves over land
- c the part of the erosion process in which sediment is placed in a new location, or deposited.
- d 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.
- e a ridge from which water drains to one side or the other
5 Multiple choice questions
- causes water to move downward, carrying and depositing sediments as it flows.
- called ice sheets, are much larger than alpine glaciers and can cover entire continents. Today, covers most of Greenland and Antarctica.
- wind blows away all the smallest particles from a mixture sand, silt and gravel, leaves behind a stony surface.
- a bowl shaped depression that was formed by a block of ice from a glacier and then became filled with water.
- is an area of land on either side of a stream that is underwater when the stream floods
5 True/False questions
meandering → large caves
long shore drift → is the zig-zag movement of sand along a beach. Sand is pushed at an angle.
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.
long shore current → is the zig-zag movement of sand along a beach. Sand is pushed at an angle.
creep → The slowest form of mass movement