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2. What is the sub aerial process that erodes the holderness coast?

  • mud flow
  • rotational slip
  • landslide

3. For how long do the sea defences in Mappleton guarantee the erosion to be minimal?

  • 50 years
  • 50 days
  • 25 years

4. How much land does Ringborough farm lose each year? How much does this cost?

  • 1 km
  • 1-2 metres, £5000-£5500 a year per acre lost
  • 3 metres

5. Why was it economically worthwhile to put sea defences in Mappleton?

  • the main road is close to the sea so needs protecting
  • they were cheap

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