Geography (water on the land)

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Traction
The rolling along of the largest rocks
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Saltation
Moves small stones by bouncing them along river bed
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Suspention
Carrying very fine material. The material floats in the river
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Solution
The load is dissolved. This only happens with certain rocks.
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Hydraulic action
The power of the volume of water moving in the river
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Attrition
Large load of the river knocks into other parts of the load
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Abrasion
The load hits the bed and banks breaking bits off
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Solution
The rocks being dissolved as water passes over them.
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Card 2

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Moves small stones by bouncing them along river bed

Back

Saltation

Card 3

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Carrying very fine material. The material floats in the river

Back

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Card 4

Front

The load is dissolved. This only happens with certain rocks.

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

The power of the volume of water moving in the river

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