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2. As a waterfall retreats upstream, it creates a feature called:

  • a interlocking sper
  • v shaped valley
  • gorge
  • a river cliff

3. This feature is formed when a meander is abandoned by a river.

  • ox bow lake
  • braiding
  • levee
  • a sper

4. the place where a river flows into another river is called a:

  • drainage basin
  • confluence
  • tributary
  • watershed

5. The term "corassion" refers to:

  • The process by which rivers grind their load against their bed and banks.
  • The process by which rivers dissolve soluble minerals
  • The erosion of material from the bed and banks of a river by the water itself.
  • Material such as rocks and stones colliding with each other


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