Geography- Transportation& Erosion

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  • Created by: xninaelli
  • Created on: 12-09-16 15:45
Traction
largest rocks are rolled along the bottom (like a tractor)
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Suspension
smaller rocks carried along by water
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Solution
dissolved material
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Solution
minerals etc in rock dissolve in water and get carried away
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Abrasion
rocks wear away like sandpaper
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Hydraulic action
water forced into cracks in rock into smaller pieces
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Attrition
rocks bump into each other and break into smaller pieces
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Card 2

Front

smaller rocks carried along by water

Back

Suspension

Card 3

Front

dissolved material

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

minerals etc in rock dissolve in water and get carried away

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

rocks wear away like sandpaper

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
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