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5 Matching questions

  1. drainage basins
  2. alpine glacier
  3. barrier island
  4. moraine
  5. glacier movement
  1. a called valley glaciers, form in mountains and flow down through valleys.
  2. b 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.
  3. c a deposit of till left behind by a retreating glacier.
  4. d 2 kinds: flowing and sliding.
  5. e The area of land in which water drains into a stream system, the water eventually drains into a lake or an ocean.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the process in which weathered particles are picked up and moved from one place to another.
  2. causes water to move downward, carrying and depositing sediments as it flows.
  3. 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.
  4. the ridges of till deposited at the sides of a glacier.
  5. a bowl shaped depression that was formed by a block of ice from a glacier and then became filled with water.

5 True/False questions

  1. duneis a mound of sand built up by wind

          

  2. depositionthe part of the erosion process in which sediment is placed in a new location, or deposited.

          

  3. divideis a mound of sand built up by wind

          

  4. continental glaciercalled valley glaciers, form in mountains and flow down through valleys.

          

  5. flowing glacier movementthe 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.