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Erosion Quiz

Short Answer
 

 1. 

What is erosion?
 

 2. 

How is erosion different from weathering?
 

 3. 

What are four things that can cause erosion?
 

 4. 

Other than water and wind, what can move sediment from the tops of mountains?
 

 5. 

What is special about smaller particles of sediment during erosion?
 

 6. 

Rock slides and mudflows are caused by what?
 

 7. 

Glaciers can cause what?
 

 8. 

What is the process called when a river slows down and drops its sediment?
 

 9. 

How are sand dunes produced?
 

 10. 

What is abrasion?
 



 
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