River Landforms and Processes

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

Clues

  • 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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