glacier crossword

  • Created by: Tom
  • Created on: 09-05-13 21:28
the output of water from a glacier
ablation
1 of 9
a direct change of state from gas to a liquid without going through the liquid stage
sublimation
2 of 9
cracks in the glacier caused by stresses and strains
crevasses
3 of 9
caused by freeze thawing then occurs when the glacier moves
plucking
4 of 9
scraping caused by debris carried by the glacier
abrasion
5 of 9
a steep sided ridge formed by two glaciers flowing in parallel
arete
6 of 9
lakes formed in cores after a glacier has retreated
tarns
7 of 9
deposition on the sides of a glacier
lateral moraine
8 of 9
half egg shaped hills of till
drumlins
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Card 2

Front

a direct change of state from gas to a liquid without going through the liquid stage

Back

sublimation

Card 3

Front

cracks in the glacier caused by stresses and strains

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

caused by freeze thawing then occurs when the glacier moves

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

scraping caused by debris carried by the glacier

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
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