River Landforms and Processes

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