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5 Matching questions

  1. mass movement
  2. weathering
  3. load
  4. deflation
  5. mechanical weathering
  1. a wind erosion that removes surface materials
  2. b the type of weathering in which rock is physically broken into smaller pieces.
  3. c any one of several processes by which gravity moves sediment downhill
  4. d the amount of sediment that a river or stream carries
  5. e the chemical and physical process that break down at the Earth's surface

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a wind formed deposit made of fine particles of clay and silt
  2. a ridge formed by the till deposited at the edge of a glacier
  3. process in which sediment is laid down in new locations
  4. characteristic of a material that is full of tiny, connected air spaces that water can seep through
  5. a meander cut off from a river

5 True/False questions

  1. tillthe sediment deposited directly by a glacier


  2. erosionprocess in which sediment is laid down in new locations


  3. kettlethe sediment deposited directly by a glacier


  4. deltaa landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river flows into an ocean or lake


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