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Types of Landforms for Elementary School Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Canyons are _____ that are formed over millions of years.

Question 2 2. What is erosion?

Question 3 3. Which river created the Grand Canyon?

Question 4 4. Which of these famous cliffs has hidden tunnels that were used during wars?

Question 5 5. Some of the steepest cliffs on Earth are found in the ocean. What are these called?

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Question 6 6. Which of these landforms is a very tall, steep rock, that has a vertical face?

Question 7 7. Atolls can be made up of several smaller islands called _____.

Question 8 8. What is a lagoon?

Question 9 9. Some atolls where people live are in danger from _____.

Question 10 10. What is one reason that archeologists believe ancient people lived near fresh water coves?

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Question 11 11. How are most coves formed?

Question 12 12. What is the name of a landform that is a sheltered body of water with a restricted entrance?

Question 13 13. Which river delta supported the survival of the ancient Egyptians?

Question 14 14. On which planet do scientists see evidence of former rivers and deltas?

Question 15 15. Where did the word 'delta' come from?

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Question 16 16. Archipelagos in the ocean are formed by _____ or _____ activity.

Question 17 17. Where would you be most likely to find an archipelago?

Question 18 18. Which state is an archipelago?

Question 19 19. What is one thing that the Chesapeake Bay is known for?

Question 20 20. What would be the best unit of measurement to determine the size of the Chesapeake Bay?

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Question 21 21. What is one way bays are being protected by governments?

Question 22 22. What determines how tall a sand dune will get?

Question 23 23. Which of these statements about a sand dune's slip face is TRUE?

Question 24 24. In the desert, what makes a sand dune form?

Question 25 25. Which of these statements about a butte is TRUE?

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Question 26 26. How does a mesa turn into a butte?

Question 27 27. What does the word ''butte'' mean?

Question 28 28. What two bodies of water are connected by the Panama Canal?

Question 29 29. Which one of the following is the oldest canal in the world and still in use today?

Question 30 30. When water in canals is used for watering crops, we say that it's being used for what?

Types of 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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