FORCES LANDFORMS/BODIES OF WATER CHANGES RANDOM MORE RANDOM

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Constructive and Destructive
Name the two types of forces that change Earth’s surface.

100

Mountains, hills, mountain valleys, plateaus, plains, river valleys, and flood plains
Name three landforms found on Earth's surface.

100

All the time!
How often do changes to the Earth's surface occur?

100

Location, shape, and erosion
Name the three properties used to identify surface features.

100

The crust
What is Earth’s rocky outer layer called?

200

Deposition, volcanic activity, faults, earthquakes, magma
Give an example of a constructive force.

200

Oceans, rivers, lakes, marshes
Name two types of bodies of water found on Earth’s surface.

200

Mudslide, rock fall, and avalanche
Landslides are large movements of land down a steep slope. Give an example of a type of landslide.

200

False- Chemical reaction can cause weathering, but not erosion.
True or False: Chemical Reaction can cause erosion.

200

Topographic Map
Name the type of map that shows the shape of Earth’s surface and the elevation of surface features.

300

Erosion, earthquakes, volcanoes, weathering
Name two types of destructive forces.

300

Sand dunes
What landform can be formed by the build-up of sand over thousands of years?

300

Climate changes and increasing temperatures
What environmental factors are causing the glaciers to melt?

300

The land above the weathered rock sinks or a cave collapses.
What causes a sinkhole?

300

The Grand Canyon
What famous American landmark on the Earth’s surface was created by the destructive force of erosion?

400

Deposition
What constructive force can create small islands?

400

Volcanic activity
How were the Hawaiian Islands formed?

400

Water that causes weathering and erosion
What would cause solid limestone to change into a cave?

400

Huge pieces of the earth’s crust moved into each other, which created pressure that forced the crust to fold and make mountains.
Describe how the Himalayan Mountains were formed.

400

The continental margin
What do the continental rise, the continental shelf, and the continental slope make up?

500

A constructive force in which sediments that have been moved from one place are dropped or released in another.
Define “deposition.”

500

A cave
When acidic water dissolves minerals in rock and makes holes in the rock, what landform will eventually be formed?

500

Mechanical weathering
What kind of weathering process breaks larger rocks into smaller pieces of rock known as sediment?

500

It is locked in ice sheets or glaciers.
Why is most of Earth’s water unusable?

500

The contour lines show us the areas with the same elevation
How do the contour lines of a topographical map help us?

EARTH'S CHANGING SURFACE

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