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2. What is hydraulic action?

  • Rocks being thrown against the rock and breaking sediment off
  • Slightly acidic sea water dissolving the rock
  • Water expanding cracks in rock
  • Air hitting the rock

3. What is the name of the process that moves sediment along a coastline?

  • Spit
  • Prevailing wind
  • Longshore drift
  • Swash

4. Case study for... HCCASS

  • St Lucia
  • Old Harry's Rocks, Dorset
  • Holbeck Hall Hotel, Scarborough
  • Southampton

5. What does the secondary wind do?

  • Nothing
  • Overpower the prevailing wind
  • Curve the tip of a spit
  • Create a hurricane


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