River Landforms and Processes

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

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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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