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Landslides and creeps are examples of
a) runoff b) mass movement c) chemical weathering d) streams
A stream that runs into a larger stream or river
a) meander b) oxbow lake c) tributary d) gully
What type of energy erodes a river bank?
a) potential energy b) kinetic energy c) gravitational energy d) turbulent energy
What type of sediment is deposited first when a stream slows down?
a) gravel b) sand c) clay d) silt
What causes glacier to form?
a) It snows more than it rains b) It snows a lot c) It snows more than it melts d) It's just really cold
As a wave passes in the water, what happens to the water molecules?
a) They travel with the wave b) They swirl c) They move backward d) They move up and down, but not forward
The erosion of sediment by wind is
a) abrasion b) deflation c) plucking d) loess
The movement of sediment is called
a) weathering b) deposition c) erosion d) abrasion
The more water flowing in a river the
a) faster the river will flow b) slower the river will flow c) more fish you'll find d)
The smallest particle of sediment is
a) silt b) gravel c) clay d) sand
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