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Which characteristic would most likely decrease along the reference line from A to B? (Traveling away from the mouth of the river)
the density of the water
the size of the sediments
the amount of salt in solution
the depth of the water
How does angularity affect the settling rate of a particle in water? (more angular = less round)
As angularity increases, settling rate increases.
As angularity increases, settling rate decreases.
Angularity does not affect settling rate.
What is the largest size sediment that can be carried by 100 cm/sec water?
The settling of sediments to the bottom of a lake or river is called
Which factors affect the settling rate of sediments?
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Which of the following determines the size of sediments that can be carried by a river?
type of vegetation
What kind of sorting is this?