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Chap. 9 Weiser

You are most likely to find a delta: near a river's mouth
A natural shape or feature of Earth's surface is a _______________. landform
You can tell a landform is a moraine if it has: bits of crushed rock, sand, or boulders
A ____________ is a break in Earth's crust. fault
A __________ __________is most likely produced by windblown sand. sand dune
A large, thick sheet of ice is called a____________. glacier
Volcanoes are formed when: a plate moves over a hot spot
______________ ________________causes both earthquakes and volcanic eruptions. Plate movement
__________________ is all the kinds of landforms in a certain place. Topography
Which is the correct order of these processes? deposition, erosion, weathering weathering-erosion-deposition
Molten rock beneath Earth's surface is called ______________. magma
Which of Earth's layers contains soft areas on which plates float? mantle
A mountain made of lava, ash, and other materials from eruptions is a ________________. volcano
A ________________is produced when an underground cave collapses. sinkhole
A hill of sand formed and shaped by wind is called a ____________ ____________. sand dune
An ________________is the movement of the ground caused by the sudden release of energy in Earth's crust. earthquake
True or False A river carrying sand and sediment downstream is a cause of weathering. False
The landform of sand and other material deposited at the mouth of a river is called a _____________. delta
Created by: Mrs. Logan
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