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Landforms for Elementary School Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The science of studying landforms to see how the surface of the Earth has changed is called _____.

Question 2 2. What is an estuary?

Question 3 3. Which of these landforms is formed when sand accumulates and connects the mainland with an island or connects two islands together?

Question 4 4. When the ocean waves hit rocks over and over again, causing them to erode, which of these landforms might form?

Question 5 5. What landform is shown in this photograph?

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Question 6 6. What is a volcanic caldera?

Question 7 7. What is a hotspot?

Question 8 8. What is the name for hot fluid material that is BELOW the surface of the Earth?

Question 9 9. What is a cinder cone?

Question 10 10. What is a lava dome?

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Question 11 11. Which of these is NOT a way that hills are formed?

Question 12 12. In the United Kingdom, why are some hills being renamed as mountains, and some mountains being renamed as hills?

Question 13 13. Which of these is the main difference between hills and mountains?

Question 14 14. One type of hill was formed when water pushed up through frozen ground in areas that are very icy. These hills have an earth and soil dome with a solid ice core. What are these hills called?

Question 15 15. One type of hill was created by glaciers and is found in large groups. What is this type of hill called?

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Question 16 16. Which desert landform is also known as a mushroom rock?

Question 17 17. Which describes an oasis?

Question 18 18. Which of these landforms is carved out by a river?

Question 19 19. What is the actual name for a table mountain?

Question 20 20. Which is NOT a reason that unique desert landforms form?

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Question 21 21. What glacial landform resembles a low mound or hill?

Question 22 22. _____ is a rock which is different from those surrounding it.

Question 23 23. The formation of new landforms when glaciers move is caused by _____.

Question 24 24. Glaciers form when snow does what?

Question 25 25. _____ is a sharp, pointy peak formed by a glacier.

Landforms for Elementary School Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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