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Unit 3: Go Green

Landforms and Forces in Motion

TermDefinition
axle a rod or spindle (either fixed or rotating) passing through the center of a wheel or group of wheels.
wheel a circular object that revolves on an axle and is fixed below a vehicle or other object to enable it to move easily over the ground.
gravity the force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth
wave a long body of water curling into an arched form and breaking on the shore.
current a body of water or air moving in a definite direction,
tide the alternate rising and falling of the sea, usually twice in each lunar day at a particular place, due to the attraction of the moon and sun
weathering wear away or change the appearance or texture of (something) by long exposure to the air
erosion being eroded by wind, water, or other natural agents
deposition process in which sediments, soil and rocks are added to a landform or land mass by wind, ice, and water
barrier island a long narrow island close to the mainland, protecting the mainland from erosion and storms
estuary the tidal mouth of a large river, where the tide meets the stream
axle a rod or spindle (either fixed or rotating) passing through the center of a wheel or group of wheels.
wheel a circular object that revolves on an axle and is fixed below a vehicle or other object to enable it to move easily over the ground.
gravity the force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth
wave a long body of water curling into an arched form and breaking on the shore.
current a body of water or air moving in a definite direction,
tide the alternate rising and falling of the sea, usually twice in each lunar day at a particular place, due to the attraction of the moon and sun
weathering wear away or change the appearance or texture of (something) by long exposure to the air
erosion being eroded by wind, water, or other natural agents
deposition process in which sediments, soil and rocks are added to a landform or land mass by wind, ice, and water
barrier island a long narrow island close to the mainland, protecting the mainland from erosion and storms
estuary the tidal mouth of a large river, where the tide meets the stream