Explain how the terms tributary and the drainage basin are related?
they have land
A tributary or affluent is a stream or river that flows into a main stem (or parent) river or a lake. A tributary does not flow directly into a sea or ocean. Tributaries and the Main stem river serve to drain the surrounding drainage basin of its surface water and groundwater by leading the water out into an ocean or sea.
Drainage basin - the area of land drained by a river. Catchment area - the area within the drainage basin. Watershed - the edge of highland surrounding a drainage basin. It marks the boundary between two drainage basins. Source - The beginning or start of a river. Confluence - the point at which two rivers or streams join. Tributary - a stream or smaller river which joins a larger stream or river. Mouth - the…