- Created by: Sami Choudhury
- Created on: 26-10-18 19:45
1. What happens in Freeze-Thaw Weathering?
- Water gets into cracks. Erodes the rock repeatedly until rock breaks apart
- Water moves the rocks out of its paces by freezing underneath until it becomes ice then rock forced out of placed due to pressure applied.
- Water gets into cracked rocks. Water freezes and expands, puts pressure on rock. Waters Thaws, contracts, releases pressure on rock. Repeated freezing and thawing widens cracks, rock breaks.
- Water freezes and condenses rock. Pressure applied to rock. Water coast rock and freezes with the rock. When heat is applied, rock with ice breaks.
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Other questions in this quiz
2. True or False: Destructive Waves carry out erosional processes?
3. Select the correct three types of erosion?
- Hydraulic Power, Abrasion, Attrition
- Hydraulic Power, Abrasion, Freeze-Thaw
- Mass Movement, Abrasion, Attrition
- Hydraulic Power,Thermal Erosion, Attrition
4. What creates "Weak Carbonic Acid" during Carbonation Weathering?
- Calcium Carbonate
- Water freezing over time
- Carbon Dioxide dissolved in rainwater
- Rocks dissolving into the sea
5. State the name of the type of Mass Movement that "shifts in a straight line"?
- Straight Rock
- Rock Formation