Vocabulary
Shoreline Erosion
Shoreline Features
Tides
Spongebob Squarepants
100

How many tides occur each day?

Two

100

What is also referred to as beach replenishment or sand replenishment?

Beach Nourishment

100

What is a pebbly or sandy shore by the ocean between high and low water marks?

A Beach

100

What are Tides?

The daily rise and fall of the Earth’s water along the shore

100

How many teeth does spongebob have?

Two

200

What is the natural opening eroding out of a cliff face by marine processes?

Sea Arches

200

What is formed when prevailing wind blows at an angle to the coastline?

A spit

200

What is a section of land that extends out to sea? 

Headland

200

What are the two tides that occur each day since the earth is rotating?

Low Tides and High Tides

200

What kind of house does Squidward live in?

An Easter Island Head

300

What are columns of rock standing in the sea, remaining after the erosion of cliffs?

Sea Stacks

300

What consists of accumulated gravel and sand carried by the current of longshore drift?

Baymouth Bar

300

What is formed by the grinding action of wind, wave, frost, and selective transporting action of tides and winds? 

Beach deposits

300

What gravitational force causes the ocean to bulge out in the direction of the moon?

The gravitational force of the moon

300

What is Mr. Krabs first name?

Eugene

400

What is the narrow flat area found at the base of a sea cliff or along the shoreline of a lake, bay, or sea that was created by erosion?

A Wave-Cut Cliff

400

When destructive waves erode along the two sides of a headland, and causes a line of weakness to widen and deepen, what does it form?

Sea Arches

400

What protects the mainland from storms and waves, and protect tidal lagoons which serve as nurseries for a variety of fish and shellfish?

Barrier Islands

400

What are the three gravitational forces that affect tides?

They are affected by the gravitational forces of the Moon, the Sun, and the rotation of earth

400

How many eyelashes does Spongebob have on each eye?

Three

500

What happens when waves approach a straight shoreline at an angle?

Wave Refraction

500

What is formed when waves near an island are slowed by the shallow water surrounding it, leading sediment to eventually build up?

A Tombolo

500

What is caused by swells sweeping into the shore line at an angle, extending from shallow waters inside the breaking waves to the outside breakers? 

Longshore current

500

What gravitational forces cause a bulge to occur on the opposite side of earth and away from the water on the far side?

The Sun and The rotation of earth

500

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