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2. What causes flooding?

  • High winds
  • All of the above
  • Deforestation
  • Flat land so the river can spread quickly.

3. What is Abraision?

  • Soluble particles are dissolved into the river.
  • Rocks carried along by the river wear down the river bed and banks.
  • Rocks being carried by river smash into each other and break into smaller, smoother and rounder particles.
  • The force of the river against the banks can cause air to be trapped in cracks and crevices. The pressure weakens the banks and gradually wears it away.

4. What is the process called in which minerals are dissolved in the river water?

  • Traction
  • Solution
  • Saltation
  • Suspension

5. What are the effects of flooding?

  • All of the above
  • People drown
  • Roads are destroyed
  • Washes silt onto crops

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