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1

What type of landscape is this?

 

Mountain landscape

2

What type of landscape is this?

Desert landscape

3

What type of landscape is this?

Rainforest landscape

4

What type of landscape is this?

Grassland landscape

5

What type of landscape is this?

Karst Landscape

6

What type of landscape is this?

Coastal landscape

7

What is the difference between a landscape and a landform?

Landforms are individual surface features in a landscape.

8

What does B.O.L.T.S.S. stand for.

Border

Orientation

Legend

Title

Scale

Source

9

What is the meaning of geomorphical?

Things like air, wind, water and living things have shaped the earth over time.

10

What is the meaning of Identify?

It means to name.

11

What landform is this?

Lagoon Landform

12

What do you have to apply do get metamorphic rock?

Heat and pressure

13

What landform is this?

River Estuary Landform

14

What landform is this?

Headland

15

What landform is this

Butte landscape

16

What are the lines of longitude?

17

What is condensation?

The process by which water vapor is in the air is changed into liquid water.

18

What is evaporation?

The process when the sun heats up oceans lakes and steams to become gasses and rise up in the clouds.

19

What is precipitation?

Precipitation is water released from clouds in the form of rain, freezing rain, sleet, snow, or hail.

20

What is surface runoff?

Surface runoff is water, from rain, snow or other sources, that flows over the land surface.

21

What is ground water?

The part that continues downward through the soil.

22

Define wathering

When rocks are brocken down by wind, water and waves.

23

Define erosion

When air, water and wind 

24

Define Deposition

When eroded rocks are dropped off.

25

How do you get sedimentary rock?

Weathering and erosion to get sediments then compaction and compression to get sedimentary rock.

26

How do you get igneous rock?

Melting rocks into magma then cool the magma.

27

What landforms do you find in a mountain landscape? 

Valley, ridge and peak

28

What landforms do you find in a Karst landscape?

Cave, stalactite and stalagmite

29

What landforms do you find in a Costal landform?

Beach, cliff and stump

30

What is area reference?

Four numbers which are used to locate a particular area.

E.g 4589