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2. A rock falling on the glacier surface in the middle accumulation area is most likely to follow a..

  • englacial pathway ABOVE THE TRANSPORT ZONE to the glacier margin.
  • supraglacial pathway to the glacier margin

3. What is the density of GLACIER ICE

  • 1000 kg m-3
  • 830 - 910 kg m-3
  • 917 kg m-3
  • 50-200 kg m-3

4. What is the density of FIRN

  • 830 - 910 kg m-3
  • 917 kg m-3
  • 400 - 830 kg m-3
  • 50-200 kg m-3

5. A change of state from water to ice

  • releases 334 j g-1
  • absorbs 2834 j g-1
  • absorbs 334 j g-1

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