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The Makeup of the Earth C38-C59

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landform
a shape of the land such as a mountain, plain or plateau
volcano
a mountain formed by hardened lava with an opening through which lava, ashes, rocks and other materials may come out
earthquake
the shaking of the ground caused by rock movement along a fault
fault
a crack in the earth's crust along which rocks move.
erosion
the moving of weathered rocks and soil by wind, water or ice
dune
a pile of sand formed by the wind
mineral
nonliving solid matter from the earth
weathering
the breaking and changing of rocks