River Landforms and Processes

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

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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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