5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- kettle lake
- lateral moraine
- a causes water to move downward, carrying and depositing sediments as it flows.
- b is a ridge of sand built up by action of waves and currents.
- c the ridges of till deposited at the sides of a glacier.
- d deposits of fine wind- blown sediment near dunes. It forms good soil for growing crops. Covers 10% of the land surface of the Earth
- e a bowl shaped depression that was formed by a block of ice from a glacier and then became filled with water.
5 Multiple choice questions
- is a slide of loose debris that moves as a single unit
- a ridge from which water drains to one side or the other
- the downhill movements of masses of rocks and soil
- is the movement of water along a shore as waves strike the shore at an angle.
- The area of land in which water drains into a stream system, the water eventually drains into a lake or an ocean.
5 True/False questions
barrier island → 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.
moraine → the till that marks the farthest advance of a glacier forms a deposit.
dune → is an area of land formed by the buildup of sediment at the end, or mouth of a river.
alpine glacier → is a large mass of ice that moves over land
mudflow → is an area of land formed by the buildup of sediment at the end, or mouth of a river.