Weathering and Erosion Assessment Revision

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Physical weathering is the process of breaking rocks without changing the material. True or false?

True

Erosion is the movement of rocks from one place to another. True or false?

True

Tsunami is a massive wave that can damage land. True or false?

True

Drought is a period of excessive rainfall. True or false?

False

Hurricanes begin over warm ocean water. True or false?

True

Chemical weathering occurs when chemicals interact with rocks, causing the rock material to turn into new kinds. Ex: Rain ______ interacts with a rock

acid

Tectonic plates are the earth’s ______. Crust is the top layer of the earth’s surface

plates

A long period of dry weather, no water for a long time. ______: Drought

Drought

A shaking of the land due to the sudden movement of the earth’s plates. ______: Earthquake

Earthquake

A snowstorm with high winds. ______: Blizzards

Blizzards

This revision sheet covers the concepts of weathering, erosion, and deposition, including physical and chemical weathering processes. It provides a brief overview of how rocks are broken down and moved from one place to another.

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