Earth's Surfaces Changes
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  • Question 1
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    Q. When moving water leaves soil behind, it is called
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    erosion
    weathering
    corrosion
    deposition
  • Question 2
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    Q. Weathering is the natural process of
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    breaking down rock.
    loosening bits of rock from the soil.
    moving soil to a different location.
    materials settling out of water.
  • Question 3
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    Q. One example of erosion is when
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    tree roots split apart rock.
    soil builds up at the mouth of a river.
    water carries soil from a garden to a sidewalk.
    moving water makes river rocks smooth.
  • Question 4
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    Q. Which of the following is an example of how wind changes Earth's surface in a desert?
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    sand ripples in the desert
    desert plants clustered together
    a pond forming after a storm
    fog forming in the desert
  • Question 5
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    Q. Which of the following is an example of tree roots slowing down weathering, erosion, and deposition?
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    Tree roots break large rocks near a river.
    Tree roots hold soil in place near a river.
    Tree roots get worn away by river water.
    Tree roots grow very quickly near a river.
  • Question 6
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    Q. Muddy water being carried away by a fast moving river.
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    weathering
    erosion
    deposition
  • Question 7
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    Q. Wind blasting sand at rock and carving out arches.
    answer choices
    weathering
    erosion
    deposition
  • Question 8
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    Q. Waves dropping sand on the beach.
    answer choices
    weathering
    erosion
    deposition
  • Question 9
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    Q. Rocks being made smooth by tumbling across a stream bed.
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    weathering
    erosion
    deposition
  • Question 10
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    Q. A build-up of land called a delta forms at the mouth of a river.
    answer choices
    weathering
    erosion
    deposition
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