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Question 11.Which of the following is a FALSE statement about floodplains?
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.An unconformity is:
Question 44.How is erosion different from weathering?
Question 55.If we know that a mountain has a drainage divide, then what else do we know about the mountain?
Question 66.If an alluvial channel takes a winding course through a valley, it is likely which type of channel?
Question 77.What is the loose sedimentary material that can be deposited in stream channels called?
Question 88.Sea level can also be considered _____.
Question 99.If you were flying over a mountainous region and saw a network of small, interwoven channels separated by bars of deposited sediment, what would you be looking at?
Question 1010.Which of the following is a process of forming bedrock channels that involves erosion from particles scraping against each other?
Question 1111.What is the appropriate definition of streamflow?
Question 1212.Which of the following is NOT an example of a local base level?
Question 1313.What factor does NOT influence streamflow?
Question 1414.Using the law of superposition, put the following layers in order from oldest to youngest: yellow, orange, purple, red, green, blue.
Question 1515.In this rock formation, the Law of _____ states that the layers will be formed in a _____ manner.
Question 1616.Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of a stream valley in the maturity stage?
Question 1717.Which of the following terms refers to the movement of broken-down rock or soil from one place to another?
Question 1818.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 1919.Which term describes loose soil and sediments that may be found covering bedrock?
Question 2020.Which of the following is NOT an agent of erosion?
Question 2121.If a meander cutoff happens within a meandering channel, what is left behind?
Question 2222.Uniformitarianism states:
Question 2323.Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of a stream with laminar streamflow?
Question 2424.Which process enables alluvial channels to change their shape or course over time?
Question 2525.What is the appropriate definition of a stream valley?
Question 2626.Which of the following is NOT a way that glaciers change landforms?
Question 2727.What happens when a stream flows into a lake?
Question 2828.What is the appropriate term for water that falls on the ground and flows across the surface until it hits a stream?
Question 2929.The Mississippi River drainage basin is one of the largest drainage basins in the world. How many US states have a portion of their land within this drainage basin?
Question 3030.Large river systems are similar to the branching network of a tree, with many small streams connecting and leading to a larger river. The large river is considered the trunk of the tree. Where does the trunk or large river end?
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