River Landforms and Processes

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

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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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