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2. What is the cause of the coloring of yellow sand dunes?

  • Lack of plants
  • Lack of sea water
  • Lack of humus
  • Lack of rain

3. What is the correct order a sand dune is formed in (from coast in inland)

  • embryo dune, fixed grey dune, yellow dine
  • embryo dune, yellow dune, fixed grey dune
  • yellow dune, embryo dune, fixed grey dune
  • fixed grey dune, embryo dune, yellow dune

4. A sand dune is only able to form when which two things are present?

  • expanses of dry sand, biological weathering
  • precipitation, soft rocks
  • strong on-shore winds, obstacles to limit sand movement
  • obstacles to limit sand movement, longshore drift

5. In embryo dunes, how do plants adapt to the conditions?

  • Develop long, smooth leaves
  • Developing long routes and thorny leaves
  • By growing in a westerly direction
  • Grow taller

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