Weathering
Erosion
Geography
100

the breaking down of rocks into smaller pieces

What is weathering?

100

transporting of sediments across Earth’s surface

What is erosion?

100

The sphinx can be found in this country

What is Egypt?

200

likely to cause weathering of both sand and rock in Egypt over time

What is wind?

200

by seeping into cracks in rocks and then freezing. When it freezes it expands, which can crack and weather the rock.

What is erosion by water and ice?

200

3-D monuments shaped like triangles that can be found in Egypt

What are pyramids?

300

Two things that can cause cracks in rock formations over time

What are ice and plants?

300

It can suspend particles in the air and may carry the particles over great distances.

What is erosion by wind?

400

four different types of weathering

What are wind, plants, moving water and ice?

400

It occurs where the sea meets land and it changes the shape of beaches over time.

What is erosion by waves?

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