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Question 11.When waves break down a sea cliff, pick up and carry the debris, and dump on the shore forming a beach, what processes are happening, and in what order are they happening?
Question 22.Which of the following is a process of forming bedrock channels that involves the erosion and transport of large chunks of rocks?
Question 33.What is the appropriate definition of a stream valley?
Question 44.The process where rocks and minerals are broken down by the elements of nature is called _____.
Question 55.White-water rafting is an example of an activity that would take place on a stream with:
Question 66.Which of the following best describes bedrock?
Question 77.Sea level can also be considered _____.
Question 88.Which of the following is NOT an agent of erosion?
Question 99.What is the appropriate term for water that falls on the ground and flows across the surface until it hits a stream?
Question 1010.What is described as the rate of energy loss on a channel bed that can lead to erosion?
Question 1111.What happens within the calm water of a reservoir behind a dam as time passes?
Question 1212.What factor does NOT influence streamflow?
Question 1313.How is erosion different from weathering?
Question 1414.What can rapidly moving water do better than still water?
Question 1515.What is the loose sedimentary material that can be deposited in stream channels called?
Question 1616.In this rock formation, the Law of _____ states that the layers will be formed in a _____ manner.
Question 1717.Which of the following is a FALSE statement about floodplains?
Question 1818.An unconformity is:
Question 1919.Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of a stream valley in the maturity stage?
Question 2020.Which of the following is NOT an example of a local base level?
Question 2121.Which of the following is a process of forming bedrock channels that involves erosion from particles scraping against each other?
Question 2222.What is the appropriate definition of a drainage basin?
Question 2323.Which process enables alluvial channels to change their shape or course over time?
Question 2424.If an alluvial channel takes a winding course through a valley, it is likely which type of channel?
Question 2525.If a meander cutoff happens within a meandering channel, what is left behind?
Question 2626.Uniformitarianism states:
Question 2727.Using the law of superposition, put the following layers in order from oldest to youngest: yellow, orange, purple, red, green, blue.
Question 2828.What happens when a stream flows into a lake?
Question 2929.Which of the following is NOT a way that glaciers change landforms?
Question 3030.In which stage of the aging process would a stream valley have a V-shape and steep sides?
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