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2. The bouncing movement of rocks along the river bed is known as what?

  • Saltation
  • Traction
  • Suspension
  • Solution

3. The vertical movement of water through rocks due to gravity is what...?

  • Percolation
  • Infiltration
  • Interception
  • Throughfall

4. Which of these is a negative social impact of the 3 Gorges Dam?

  • Costed £25 billion
  • Amount of sediment deposited fell by over 50%
  • 1.2 Million people resettled
  • Increased likelihood of landslides

5. Which of these are formed due to River Rejuvenation?

  • Knick Point
  • Levée
  • Meander
  • Delta


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