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Cards in this guide (20)
What is the bottom of a wave called

It is the trough (pronounced trawf).

What are the types of luster

There is Silky, Earthy, Metallic, Pearly, Greasy, and glassy

What is the process of moving rocks to a new location

erosion

What is another name for water shortage

drought

Which planet claims the largest volcanic cone in the solar system

Mars.

Which volcanoes are shaped in a sharp peak

Very tall volcanoes with sharp peaks are stratovolcanoes.

Which type of reef forms parallel to the shoreline but is separated from an island by a lagoon

Barrier reefs form parallel to the shoreline but are separated by a lagoon.

Which scientist proposed the first formal theory of continental drift

Alfred Wegener

What forms when lava flows horizontally across a layer of rock

Forms of igneous rock are usually made. It is also known as lava rock and volcanic rock

Which type of volcano shows constant signs of activity

active

What is the term fresh water refers to water with low

salt

When magma does not have enough pressure to break completely through the neck and into a central vent it forms

When magma does not have enough pressure to break completely through the neck and into a central vent, it forms a Dike.

What is sometimes built to control the flow of moving surface water

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What are water droplets in the clouds are pulled back to earth by

gravity

What controls surface runoff by building retaining walls

The flow of surface run-off can be controlled by building retaining walls called _____.

The petrified trees of the petrified forest date back to

the petrified trees of the petrified forest date back to?

When organic matter in soil decomposes it creates a layer called .

humus

A big part of the solution to solving water crisis problems is .

trash

The crevice through which the magma bursts is called the .

fissure

What one of these is a carbonate pyrite sulfur mica calcite

Calcite (CaCO3) is a carbonate.

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