River Landforms and Processes

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I C I N H G P M B E D L O A D T
E V R C U R R E N T A T S V C V
A T T R I T I O N N H O O O H S
O O U O H J R R O E Q L N B W T
W A C D I F T I K S K O W D I F
W B M E U U T A T S I O E T H G
G X I L C I L N R T B P N Y Y T
D Q A K S W O E U C A E T M C B
A N I O O I D L Y H Q G S F G U
X S P B T N O V S O T N R X P H
M E X C A S Y V O Y Q U F X K W
D O A E V E Q O C C V L B O H X
C R M G L D D F L G N P M F O W
T S O R B H Q A A N S P X P L C
U E V K T J A X G M G Q G R L F
N K E K D T Q R I X X A L D D N

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  • A meander is cut off from main channel and forms a...? (5, 4)
  • The speed of the river is the... (7)
  • The undercutting of a waterfall is a? (6, 4)
  • The upper course of the river what sort of valley? (1, 6)
  • What is it called then boulders and rocks are dragged or rolled along the river bed? (8)
  • When a river erodes from side to side, weaving, it .....? (8)
  • When minerals from rocks dissolve in water it is called... (8)
  • When rivers leave material behind it is called? (10)
  • When rocks carried by the river break each other up into smaller pieces it is called... (9)
  • Which 'load' is bounced along the river bed? (3, 4)

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